Top News on a300

  • QUIRKY DOZEN: The 12 strangest-looking aircraft ever built


    ​The Airbus A300-based Beluga is this week celebrating 20 years of transporting aircraft sections between the company's European plants. Named after the white whale because of their distinctive shape, the fleet of five Belugas carry out more than 60 flights each week between 11 sites. To mark the anniversary, we have chosen our 12 oddest-shaped aircraft.


  • Other News for a300

  • NTSB says Part 135 accidents are up


    The US National Transportation Safety Board's preliminary report on aviation accidents in 2013 shows accidents...


  • QUIRKY DOZEN: The 12 strangest-looking aircraft ever built


    ​The Airbus A300-based Beluga is this week celebrating 20 years of transporting aircraft sections between the company's...


  • ACT A300's gear collapse traced to undetected fatigue


    ​French investigators have determined that fatigue cracking in the undercarriage of an ACT Airlines Airbus A300B4...


  • News Listings for a300

  • AerCap grows fleet to 1,680 units

    News | 08 Oct 2014 14:42 | Laura Mueller

    AerCap ended the third quarter with a fleet of 1,680 aircraft – an increase of two units compared with the previous quarter – after completing 134 transactions during the period, its latest trading update.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AerCap-grows-fleet-to-1680-units-404569/
  • HK Airlines takes on contoured containers for A330Fs

    News | 06 Oct 2014 13:35 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Hong Kong Airlines has acquired a batch of new cargo containers developed specially to match the main deck of Airbus freighters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/HK-Airlines-takes-on-contoured-containers-for-A330Fs-404487/
  • ​Farnair seeks 737-400 for conversion

    News | 03 Oct 2014 11:17 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Farnair Group is in the market to purchase a Boeing 737-400 passenger jet for cargo conversion, sources indicate.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Farnair-seeks-737-400-for-conversion-404443/
  • NTSB says Part 135 accidents are up

    News | 01 Oct 2014 12:04 | David Learmount

    The US National Transportation Safety Board's preliminary report on aviation accidents in 2013 shows accidents involving operations under federal air regulations Part 131 have increased compared with the previous year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NTSB-says-Part-135-accidents-are-up-404301/
  • Thai Airways puts seven Airbus aircraft up for sale

    News | 15 Sep 2014 02:51 | Firdaus Hashim

    Thai Airways International has advertised two Airbus A330-300s and five A300-600s for sale on its aircraft trading website.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Thai-Airways-puts-seven-Airbus-aircraft-up-for-sale-403669/
  • QUIRKY DOZEN: The 12 strangest-looking aircraft ever built

    News | 12 Sep 2014 16:41 | Murdo Morrison

    ​The Airbus A300-based Beluga is this week celebrating 20 years of transporting aircraft sections between the company's European plants. Named after the white whale because of their distinctive shape, the fleet of five Belugas carry out more than 60 flights each week between 11 sites. To mark the anniversary, we have chosen our 12 oddest-shaped aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/QUIRKY-DOZEN-The-12-strangest-looking-aircraft-ever-built-403659/