Airbus A330neo

Airbus delivers first A330-900 to launch operator TAP Air Portugal

TAP Air Portugal has taken delivery of the world’s first new generation widebody A330neo and, as the launch airline, will be the first to...

Delta Air Lines orders 10 additional Airbus A330-900s

Delta Air Lines has ordered 10 additional Airbus A330-900 widebody aircraft, expanding their A330neo order book from 25 to 35 aircraft. This latest order...

First Airbus A330-800 becomes airborne for its maiden flight

A330-800 flight-test programme now underway; Flight Test Aircraft MSN1888 will prepare A330-800 for certification. On 6 November, the first Airbus A330-800 took off at...

Kuwait Airways is the newest customer of the Airbus A330neo

Kuwait Airways, the national carrier of the state of Kuwait, has signed a Purchase Agreement (PA) for eight A330-800 aircraft. The agreement was signed by...

Airbus A330-900 receives EASA Type Certification before first delivery to TAP Air Portugal

The A330-900 has received its Type Certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA). The aircraft is powered by Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 engines. The...

Corsair forced to axe flights between Paris Orly and Dakar as Air Sénégal takes over the route

From 31 January 2019, Corsair is forced to suspend its seven weekly flights between Paris Orly and Dakar in favour of Air Sénégal. The...

AirAsia X orders 34 more Airbus A330neo aircraft

AirAsia X has placed an order with Airbus for an additional 34 A330neo widebody aircraft. The order was announced at the Farnborough Air Show...

Uganda Airlines orders two Airbus A330neo aircraft

Uganda Airlines, the national carrier of Uganda, has signed a memorandum of understanding for two A330-800neo, the new version of the best-selling A330 widebody...

Undisclosed customer orders six Airbus A330neo Family aircraft

A customer has signed a commitment for six A330neo Family aircraft. The Memorandum of Understanding was signed at the 2018 Farnborough International Airshow. Launched in...

Airbus A330neo en route to function & reliability tests

Flying over European Airbus sites and visiting 15 cities worldwide to test aircraft readiness for airline operations The A330neo, Airbus’ newest widebody aircraft, has embarked...

WOW air’s first Airbus A330neo rolls out of paint shop

Iceland-based airline continues fleet modernisation WOW air's first A330neo aircraft has rolled out of the paint shop in Toulouse. The low-fare airline based in Iceland...

Airbus’ A330neo continues toward its 2018 service entry

  Flight evaluations take two A330neo test aircraft to locations around the globe The A330neo is demonstrating its capabilities as the newest member of...

Assembly of WOW air’s first Airbus A330neo in last phase

The low-cost airline is expanding its fleet with increasingly efficient aircraft The fleet of WOW air will soon be expanded with a new A330neo: the...

Air Lease Corporation announces lease placement of Airbus A330-900neo with Hi Fly

Air Lease Corporation (ALC) announced a medium-term lease agreement with Hi Fly (Portugal) for one Rolls-Royce Trent 7000-powered Airbus A330-900neo aircraft. The aircraft is...

New Airbus A330-800 (neo) rolls-out of the paint shop

One step closer to joining the A330neo test fleet The newest member of the A330neo Family, the A330-800, has rolled out of the paint shop,...

New Airbus A330-800neo starts final assembly

A330-800neo MSN1888 At Station 40  Development of latest member of A330neo Family progressing well Final assembly of the newest member of the A330neo Family, the A330-800,...

RwandAir is planning to take on the two Air Berlin Airbus A330neo slots

RwandAir, the Rwandan flag carrier that connects Kigali with 26 destinations - including London Gatwick and Brussels Airport (thrice-weekly) in Europe - is planning...

Air Sénégal is the first airline in Africa to purchase the Airbus A330neo aircraft

Air Sénégal, the national carrier of Senegal has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for two A330neo aircraft, which is the new re-engined version...

First flight of the Airbus A330neo

On Thursday 19 October 2017, the Airbus A330neo took off for the very first time. The aircraft, an Airbus A330-900neo wearing test registration F-WTTN, taxied...