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A350 begins engine tests

written by australianaviation.com.au | June 4, 2013
MSN1 undergoes its first engine tests. (Airbus)

Rolls-Royce’s Trent XWB engines have run for the first time on A350 MSN1 following the start-up of the Auxiliary Power Unit (APU), as part of the preparations for the aircraft’s maiden flight, which is widely anticipated during this month.

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