AIRBUS A350

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How different is the soon to be built Airbus A350 from the A330? Will there be much of a market for it compared with the Boeing 787 Dreamliner?
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Well so far the A350 has got some orders, although the B787 has quite a few more. Useful order details on www.justplanes.com
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different engines (same as those to be used on the 787), more use of composites in the aircraft structure, more efficient, longer range. thats all i know off the top of my head.

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Its target market is essentially that of the 787 and the 777-200ER. Airbus plans to place the A350-800 strategically between the 787 models in seating capacity while the A350-900 has been termed the 777-200ER "killer" in that it will have similar seating capacity, but superior economics.