All Hi Fly Malta articles

  • Hi Fly A330-c-Hi Fly

    Wet-lease specialist Hi Fly acquires another pair of A330s


    Wet-lease operator Hi Fly has acquired a pair of Airbus A330-200s to expand its capacity, placing them on the Maltese register. Both aircraft are identically configured, says the company, with 269 seats – including 18 in the business-class cabin and 251 in economy. “These modern and reliable acquisitions will further ...

  • A340 landing Antarctica-c-Hi Fly

    Hi Fly details pioneering A340 flight to Antarctic runway


    Wet-lease operator Hi Fly has detailed its landing of an Airbus A340-300 on an Antarctic ice runway, the first time the four-engined type has carried out such an operation. The Maltese-registered aircraft (9H-SOL) conducted the flight from Cape Town to the runway at Wolf’s Fang – a distance of some ...

  • flypop A330-c-Flypop

    First A330 for UK start-up Flypop arrives in Malta


    Start-up long-haul carrier Flypop’s first aircraft, an Airbus A330-300, has arrived in Malta having undergone painting in the UK airline’s new livery. The aircraft, MSN1445, powered by Rolls-Royce Trent 700 engines, was flown from the South Korean capital Seoul to Malta on 23 October. Flypop says it has been flown ...

  • Hi Fly A380

    Wet-lease operator Hi Fly to axe A380 in favour of A330s


    Portuguese operator Hi Fly is ending its Airbus A380 services, just two-and-a-half years after taking on the type to explore its potential for the wet-lease market. Hi Fly acquired a former A380, MSN6, in mid-2018. The aircraft, powered by Rolls-Royce Trent 900 engines and configured with 471 seats, ...

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    Hi Fly to show off A380 at Farnborough


    ​Portuguese wet-lease specialist Hi Fly’s first Airbus A380 is set to make an appearance at the Farnborough air show.

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    PICTURE: Hi Fly A380 arrives in Malta for painting


    Portuguese lessor Hi Fly's initial Airbus A380 has landed in Malta having been ferried from Singapore.

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    Hi Fly to introduce 471-seat A380 by mid-year


    ​Portuguese long-haul wet-lease specialist Hi Fly is to become the latest operator of the Airbus A380, with plans to take delivery of the type around the middle of this year.

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    Hi Fly supplies A340 for commercial zero-gravity flights


    Portuguese carrier Hi Fly is to providing an Airbus A340-300 for zero-gravity flights under a co-operation agreement with commercial space firm Swiss Space Systems.