langue en AIRBUS - 03/05/2019

A350 XWB: Engine testing in Bolivia and Canada

The A350 XWB test programme continues with two series of trials highlighted in this video clip. First, developmental aircraft MSN3 undergoes high-altitude testing at the Bolivian airfields of Cochabamba and La Paz -- with the goal of demonstrating and validating the full functionality of engines, systems and materials; followed by cold weather evaluations conducted at Iqaluit, Canada, where temperatures reached -28°C.