AirAsia has taken delivery of its first Airbus A330neo from the airframer.
The A330-900 – leased from Avolon – will be operated by the Malaysian carrier's affiliate AirAsia X Thailand and joined by a second of the type later this year, Airbus says.
Air Asia X Thailand has configured the twinjet with 365 economy and 12 premium flat-bed seats
Airbus notes that Air Asia X is the A330neo's largest customer, with 66 units on order
The airline group's current fleet includes 36 A330-300s.