China Eastern Airlines has taken delivery of the first of 20 Airbus A350-900s to further strengthen its expanding long-haul fleet. The airline will initially operate the new aircraft on domestic routes, followed by flights to international destinations. The Shanghai-based carrier also operates an Airbus fleet of 356 aircraft, including 306 A320 family aircraft and 50 A330 family aircraft, as of October 2018. China Eastern’s A350-900 features a four-class cabin layout of 288 seats: ...

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