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Air Transat becomes 30 years old

Canadian leisure airline Air Transat has painted an Airbus A330 in a special 30th anniversary livery. The aircraft was unveiled in Montreal earlier this week. The tail displays a 30th anniversary logo, a combination of the number 30 and the Transat group’s star emblem. The special livery will be displayed on three of the carrier’s […]

SAA receives first A330-300

South African Airways (SAA) has taken delivery of its first Airbus A330-300 widebody airliner. SAA’s A330-300 has been configured in a two-class cabin layout with 46 seats in business class and 203 in economy class. The aircraft is of the latest A330-300 variant with 242-tonne maximum take-off weight and a range of up to 6,350 […]

Saudi Arabian Airlines receives first Airbus A330-300 Regional

Airbus has delivered the first A330-300 Regional to launch customer Saudi Arabian Airlines. Saudi Arabian Airlines has ordered 20 of this A330-version. The airline leases the A330-300 Regional fleet from Middle East aircraft lessor International Air Finance Corporation (IAFC). The A330-300 Regional is the newest member of the A330 family. It is optimised for regional […]

IAG orders A330s and A320neos

International Airlines Group (IAG) has firmed up orders for 19 widebody and single aisle aircraft: two Airbus A330-200s, two A330-300s and fifteen A320neos. The two A330-200s will be assigned to Iberia and the two A330-300s will be operated by Aer Lingus. The 15 A320neos will be assigned within the group. The agreement takes the cumulative […]

Lion Air takes first A330-300

Lion Air (Indonesia) has taken delivery of its first Airbus A330-300 . The Jakarta-based carrier will introduce the widebody airliner on its high density domestic routes and on hadj flights to Saudi Arabia. The aircraft is powered by two Rolls Royce Trent 700 engines and it is the first of three A330s ordered by Lion […]

SAS receives 242t A330-300

SAS Scandinavian Airlines is the first European airline to fly the new Airbus A330-300 variant with 242-tonne maximum takeoff weight. The first 242t A330-300 was delivered to the airline today. SAS has selected Rolls-Royce Trent 700 engines to power the aircraft. The higher take-off weight allows the airline to fly new Asian routes. SAS currently […]