Top News on Airbus A340-300

  • A340 zoom-climb inquiry backs shock tactics


    French investigators are advising that simulator training should incorporate shock effects after a pilot's startled reflex reaction to an overspeed alarm sent an Air France Airbus A340-300 into a rapid climb, unnoticed by the crew.


  • Other News for Airbus A340-300

  • Cathay Pacific reports HK$935m net loss for H1 2012


    Cathay Pacific posted a net loss of HK$935 million ($121 million) for the first half of 2012, a reversal from the net...


  • AIRCRAFT FINANCE SPECIAL REPORT 2012: Storage levels to increase this year


    Appraisers expect more commercial aircraft to be parked this year.


  • AA11: Cathay in discussions to buy 14 more aircraft


    <p>Cathay Pacific is in talks to buy another 14 aircraft in the near term.</p><p>Hong Kong's flag carrier declines to...


  • News Listings for Airbus A340-300

  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 18-25 August 2014

    News | 25 Aug 2014 09:00 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Komiaviatrans to acquire ex-China Southern Embraer 145shttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-jet-aircraft-transactions-18-25-August-2014-402948/
  • AirAsia X wet-leases A340-300 to Conviasa

    News | 18 Aug 2014 07:33 | Firdaus Hashim

    AirAsia X has wet-leased an Airbus A340-300 aircraft to Venezuela's flag carrier Conviasa.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AirAsia-X-wet-leases-A340-300-to-Conviasa-402763/
  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 21-28 July 2014

    News | 28 Jul 2014 10:45 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Virgin Australia extends Fokker 100 leaseshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-jet-aircraft-transactions-21-28-July-2014-402061/
  • Passengers hospitalised after SAA A340 hits turbulence

    News | 17 Jul 2014 06:40

    ​Two passengers remain hospitalised after severe turbulence injured 20 on board a South African Airways service to Hong Kong.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Passengers-hospitalised-after-SAA-A340-hits-turbulence-401698/
  • Lufthansa re-evaluates future of A340-300 fleet

    News | 10 Jul 2014 13:13 | Michael Gubisch

    Lufthansa is cutting back capacity growth as it ponders faster retirement of its Airbus A340-300 fleet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lufthansa-re-evaluates-future-of-A340-300-fleet-401264/
  • ANALYSIS: Where have all the leased widebodies gone?

    News | 08 Jul 2014 11:53 | Chris Seymour

    Chris Seymour, head of market analysis at Flightglobal consultancy Ascend, examines where used and new widebodies are being leasedhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Where-have-all-the-leased-widebodies-gone-401165/