ITA Airways: The new Airbus A350 made its first flight


The new Airbus A350-900 of ITA Airways performed its first flight in the Company’s blue livery. This latest generation aircraft, the A350 will join the ITA Airways fleet in June to serve the new intercontinental routes that the company will open in the 2022 summer season from Rome Fiumicino to Los Angeles, Buenos Aires, Sao Paulo and Tokyo. The introduction of the Airbus A350 in the ITA Airways fleet represents an important step towards sustainability. The arrival of the flagship aircraft will enable the company to offer modern, environment-friendly aircraft featuring cutting-edge technology with the aim of reducing CO2 emissions by 750,000 tonnes over the 2021- 2025 plan timeframe. During the first flight, the Airbus A350 featuring the new blue livery of ITA Airways flew in cruise to complete the preparatory cycle before its entry into operations.