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New Airbus A350 comes through first test flight

AFP  Toulouse, France, June 14, 2013
First Published: 18:02 IST(14/6/2013) | Last Updated: 18:03 IST(14/6/2013)

Airbus's next-generation A350 plane landed safely after its first test flight on Friday, AFP reporters said.

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After just over four hours in the air, the new plane touched down to cheers from Airbus employees and hundreds of aviation enthusiasts who had assembled on a nearby hill to watch the landmark flight.


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