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A350 takes off to impress Asian market

Still in testing phase, the Airbus jet will start flying in Q4

[SINGAPORE] Airbus Group let its new A350 play hooky for a few days from rigorous flight testing to show off the plane at the Singapore Airshow, as it seeks to build on Asian orders for a model that takes on Boeing Co's Dreamliner and 777 models.

The plane, set to begin commercial service...