TITLE

BATTLE FOR THE LONG-HAUL

AUTHOR(S)
Moorman, Robert W.
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Air Transport World;Jun2013, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the first flight of the twin-engine Airbus A350 XWB (Extra Wide Body) against the Boeing's 787 aircrafts. It mentions that Airbus aircrafts has wider capacity for passengers, payload for luggage's and a wide body of wings which could completely compete with the Boeing's 787 aircrafts. It also notes that the percentage advantage points of the aircraft due to its fuel-efficient will allow the company to save dollars on its annual fuel savings.
ACCESSION #
88054192

 

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