Tag Archives: A330

IAG launches low-cost Level

International Airlines Group (IAG) has launched a new low-cost longhaul airline named ‘Level’. The new carrier will take off in June 2017, ticket sales have begun. The airline will begin operating from Barcelona (Spain) and connect this city with Los Angeles, San Francisco (Oakland), Buenos Aires and Punta Cana. The intention is to launch flights […]

Iran Air receives Airbus A330

Iran Air has taken delivery of its first new Airbus A330-200. The delivery is part of Iran Air’s major fleet renewal plan, and is the first widebody aircraft from the firm order for 100 Airbus aircraft in December 2016, comprising 46 single aisle and 54 widebody jets. Iran Air’s A330-200 features a two class cabin […]

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 […]

Iran Air buys 100 Airbus jetliners

Test flights prior to delivery… Just #beautiful! #Airbus #IranAir #A321 #aviation #airplane pic.twitter.com/rpuKBoKrtU — Iran Air (@IranAir_IRI) 21 december 2016 Iran Air has signed a firm contract for 100 Airbus jet airliners: 46 A320 Family aircraft, 38 A330s and 16 A350 XWBs. Deliveries will begin in early 2017. The first A321 in full Iran Air […]

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 […]

Aircalin chooses Airbus neos

Aircalin (Noumea, New Caledonia) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for two Airbus A320neo and two Airbus A330-900neo airliners. The airline flies two older model A320s and two A330-200s on routes to Australia, New Zealand, Pacific Islands and Japan. The new aircraft will replace the current fleet. With the A330neos it will possibly open […]

RwandAir receives Airbus A330

RwandAir, flag carrier of the Republic of Rwanda, has taken delivery of the first of two Airbus A330-200 aircraft. The A330 is the first widebody airliner in RwandAir’s fleet. The cabin is configured in a three-class layout with 20 seats in business class, 21 seats in premium economy and 203 seats in economy. RwandAir’s A330 […]

Hong Kong Airlines: more A330s

Hong Kong Airlines has ordered nine additional Airbus A330-300 aircraft. The A330s are intended to expand the airline’s Asian network and for some long-haul routes. Hong Kong Airlines currently operates an all-Airbus fleet comprising 11 A320s and 22 A330s, including 5 A330-200 Freighters. By the end of 2018, its fleet size will reach over 50 […]

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 […]