Top News on a300

  • A330-based Beluga to have larger cross-section


    ​Airbus’s new A330-based high-capacity transport, designed to replace the A300-600ST Beluga fleet, will provide a 12% increase in payload.


  • Other News for a300

  • The power list: top 10 delivered commercial turbofans


    With our latest analysis of the commercial engine sector showing how re-engined aircraft from Airbus and Boeing and...


  • Carriers urged to update terrain-alert software


    Safety authorities are advising operators to ensure they have the latest software for enhanced ground-proximity warning...


  • Airbus starts A330 Beluga development


    ​Airbus has launched the development of an A330-based successor for its five-strong A300-600ST Beluga transport fleet.


  • News Listings for a300

  • A330-based Beluga to have larger cross-section

    News | 29 May 2015 14:21 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Airbus’s new A330-based high-capacity transport, designed to replace the A300-600ST Beluga fleet, will provide a 12% increase in payload.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/A330-based-Beluga-to-have-larger-cross-section-412896/
  • ANALYSIS: ​Twin-aisle aircraft strategy in the 2020s

    News | 07 May 2015 14:44 | Richard Evans

    Ascend senior consultant Richard Evans considers what aircraft manufacturers may do next in the twin-aisle markethttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Twin-aisle-aircraft-strategy-in-the-2020s-411668/
  • All-new Zero-G set to restart science flights

    News | 05 May 2015 14:34 | Dan Thisdell

    One of the world’s most demanding flight programmes is set to resume on Tuesday, 5 May, when Bordeaux Mérignac-based Novespace resumes microgravity flying in its new “Zero-G” Airbus A310.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/All-new-Zero-G-set-to-restart-science-flights-411927/
  • The power list: top 10 delivered commercial turbofans

    News | 17 Apr 2015 15:59 | Murdo Morrison

    With our latest analysis of the commercial engine sector showing how re-engined aircraft from Airbus and Boeing and the arrival of new types from Bombardier, Comac, Mitsubishi and Irkut are affecting the size and shape of the marketplace, we list the most popular powerplants in civil aviation history with the help of Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets database.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/The-power-list-top-10-delivered-commercial-turbofans-411334/
  • Carriers urged to update terrain-alert software

    News | 01 Apr 2015 10:14 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Safety authorities are advising operators to ensure they have the latest software for enhanced ground-proximity warning systems, in the wake of the UPS freighter crash in Alabama.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Carriers-urged-to-update-terrain-alert-software-410802/
  • Zero-G flying means high stress for an old A310

    News | 23 Mar 2015 15:08 | Dan Thisdell

    Repeatedly pulling 1.8g in fiercely steep climbs and dives is no way for an airline to treat its customers, but for one of the world’s most specialised operators, that’s exactly what they’re paying for.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Zero-G-flying-means-high-stress-for-an-old-A310-410416/