Top News on Airbus A330

  • AVALON: RAAF A330 MRTT makes strong combat debut


    As a Royal Australian Air Force Airbus A330 multi-role tanker transport (MRTT) continues to support operations against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, the service is placing a major emphasis on getting the type's long-delayed boom refuelling capability on-line.


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  • AERO INDIA: Airbus sole bidder for Indian AWACS project


    ​Airbus Defence & Space has emerged as the sole bidder for a global tender put out by New Delhi's Defence Research and...


  • A330 grounding to help cashflow situation: Skymark


    Skymark Airlines grounded its Airbus A330-300 fleet to help strengthen its operating cashflow since entering bankruptcy...


  • AirTanker starts A330 conversion for Thomas Cook


    AirTanker is on schedule to deliver an Airbus A330-200 to Thomas Cook Airlines by May under a lease arrangement.


  • News Listings for Airbus A330

  • ANALYSIS: The Airbus A330-200 aircraft report

    News | 27 Feb 2015 21:55 | Olivier Bonnassies

    The Airbus A330-200 was launched 20 years ago but its design plan dates back to the mid-1970s when the Toulouse-based manufacturer began development of the A300B9, a larger derivative of the A300.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-Airbus-A330-200-aircraft-report-409549/
  • Swiss plans first class suites on 777s

    News | 27 Feb 2015 17:50 | Edward Russell

    Swiss International Air Lines will install first class suites on its Boeing 777-300ERs, the first of the Lufthansa Group carriers to offer the premium product.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Swiss-plans-first-class-suites-on-777s-409574/
  • Quick-thinking 717 crew averted collision with vehicle

    News | 26 Feb 2015 14:39 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Australian investigators have determined that a controller’s oversight led a Boeing 717 to touch down at Perth on a runway occupied by a safety vehicle.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Quick-thinking-717-crew-averted-collision-with-vehicle-409491/
  • Qantas to add capacity on international routes

    News | 26 Feb 2015 04:07 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Qantas Airways expects to grow its group capacity by 1.5-2%, with the majority of it to come from additional international services as the domestic market outlook remains mixed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Qantas-to-add-capacity-on-international-routes-409476/
  • Strong yields, 787 introduction bring Jetstar back to profit

    News | 26 Feb 2015 02:45 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Stronger domestic yields and the introduction of the Boeing 787-8 helped Qantas’s budget unit Jetstar return to positive earnings for the six months to 31 December 2014.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Strong-yields-787-introduction-bring-Jetstar-back-to-profit-409468/
  • AVALON: RAAF A330 MRTT makes strong combat debut

    News | 26 Feb 2015 01:10 | Greg Waldron

    As a Royal Australian Air Force Airbus A330 multi-role tanker transport (MRTT) continues to support operations against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, the service is placing a major emphasis on getting the type's long-delayed boom refuelling capability on-line.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AVALON-RAAF-A330-MRTT-makes-strong-combat-debut-409463/