Based on the information published by Le Journal de l'Aviation that is quoting Frank Chapman, the 3rdflying prototype of the A350 will airborne before end of February. Although in a first version of the news, it was stated that Frank Chapman test pilot had said that “the MSN2 will fly next week or the following, in any case around mid-February”, the news was updated with a new prevision: “it should take off on 25 or 26 of February”.
The MSN2 test flying prototype has a special black&white livery and is the first cabin-equipped prototype. It will be used for the development and certification of the cabin.
Based on the article “Airbus A350 : MSN 2 devrait voler vers le 25 février” published by Le Journal de l'Aviation