Airbus is offering a higher maximum take-off weight (MTOW) version of the A350-1000, adding significant range capabilities. The aircraft is now on offer as a 316-ton MTOW version, eight tons more than what is currently the heaviest variant of the aircraft. Airbus said the change leads to a 450 nm increase in maximum range, meaning the A350-1000 is now capable of flying up to 8,400 nm, compared to the previous maximum of 7,950 nm. Alternatively, airlines can opt to carry 5.5 tons in ...

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