A350 makes first flight

The Airbus A350, which is made in part in the North West, is making its first flight.

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Made in Broughton: workers celebrate maiden Airbus flight

Thousands of workers gathered at the Airbus factory at Broughton near Chester to watch its first flight as the Airbus A350 took off from Toulouse.

More than a thousand men and women helped build the plane's wings. They're hoping it'll secure the future of its six-thousand strong workforce.

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