New Dawn for Asiana

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Ewen McDonald, SVP, Asia-Pacific, Rolls-Royce; Didier Evrard, Executive VP Head of Programmes, Airbus; Soo-Cheon Kim, President and CEO, Asiana Airlines; and Peter Barrett, CEO, SMBC Aviation Capital, celebrate handover of the first aircraft.
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Passengers travelling in Economy can access in-flight entertainment via 11.1in touchscreens.
KEY-JAMES RONAYNE

ASIANA AIRLINES has taken delivery of its first Airbus A350-941, HL8078 (c/n 094). Handed over to the South Korean carrier on April 24 at the manufacturer’s Toulouse facility, it has been acquired through a sale and leaseback deal with Dublin-based lessor SMBC Aviation Capital.

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