Airbus plans to introduce the A350 in at least three batches in an effort to incorporate important changes while keeping to its planned entry-into-service schedule. The most significant modifications to the aircraft will be made in the transition from batch 2 to 3, which is to take place with MSN17, several industry sources tell AviationWeek. These sources say that the changes affect parts and components throughout the aircraft and suppliers have been given detailed design targets that ...
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