South African Airways’ first of five leased A330-300 widebody jetliners, delivered by Airbus, will introduce new levels of onboard comfort – including connectivity for passengers and enhanced operating efficiencies for the airlineAirbus
Hong Kong Airlines has again placed its confidence in Airbus’ widebody product line by signing a contract for the firm order of nine additional A330-300 jetliners. The carrier currently operates an all-Airbus fleet of A330s and A320sEXMHGE, HGE
Saudi Arabian Airlines took delivery of its first A330-300 Regional. The national carrier of Saudi Arabia has ordered 20 A330-300 Regionals, which are specially optimised for regional and domestic operations, and will boost capacity on Saudi Arabian Airlines’ most in-demand routes
National carrier Saudi Arabian Airlines became launch customer for the A330-300 Regional as it took delivery of its first of this A330 Family aircraft version – a new member of Airbus’ versatile and successful widebody product line
Benefitting from the unbeatable economics, versatility and high reliability of Airbus’ A330, the A330neo reduces fuel consumption by 14 per cent per seat – making it the most cost-efficient, long-range widebody aircraft on the market
During Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s official visit to France with French President François Hollande, Iran officials signed agreements with Airbus that cover new aircraft orders and a comprehensive civil aviation cooperation package. With the agreements, Iran Air will acquire a full range of Airbus’ market-leading commercial jetliners – including 21 A320ceo Family, 24 A320neo Family, 27 A330ceo Family, 18 A330-900neo, 16 A350-1000 and 12 A380 aircraft
Watch the first Airbus 242-tonne maximum takeoff weight A330-300 variant – which was delivered to launch customer Delta Air Lines in May 2015 – take shape. This video follows the aircraft manufacturing process from final assembly to flight testing.
In a key programme milestone, Airbus’ delivered its first 242-tonne maximum takeoff weight A330-300 variant, which was received by U.S.-based launch customer Delta Air Lines. This enhanced member of the A330 Family offers increases range at lower costs, and underscores Airbus’ philosophy for incremental innovation, while serving as a platform for the A330neo. Relive the highlights of the delivery ceremony held at Airbus’ headquarters in Toulouse, France on 28 May 2015 as Delta Air Lines officially welcomed the 242-tonne A330 into its fleet.
The AirAsia Group’s long-haul affiliate places a firm order with Airbus for 25 additional A330-300 widebody aircraft, which will support the carrier’s expansion plans. In total, AirAsia X now has 51 A330-300 jetliners on firm order, with an additional six to be leased from International Lease Finance Corporation.