A330-900

Airbus A330-900

EASA approves max take-off weight changes on Airbus A330

The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) approved certification for Airbus A330-900 enhancement which enables a longer range. With the new variant of A300neo Family aircraft, operators are enabled either to boost an additional 650 nautical miles in range or to add extra weight to the payload....


StarLux to lease 12 new Airbus aircraft, fleet up to 42

StarLux Airlines, a Taiwan based airline, has put 12 new Airbus aircraft on its leasing order, Taiwan Apple Daily reported....


AirAsia X remains loyal to A320neo Family, cuts A330neo options

AirAsia X, the long-haul unit of the AirAsia Group, sings a firm order for 12 A330-900 and 30 A321XLR aircraft. Despite the fact that the A330neo order includes almost three times fewer aircraft than previously announced, AirAsia group remains the biggest customer of both aircraft types. ...


Delta's first A330 makes maiden flight

Delta Air Lines’ initial A330-900 – the longer-fuselage version of Airbus‘ A330neo jetliner – performed its first flight from Toulouse-Blagnac Airport in southwestern France....


Airbus finds 2nd customer for newest A330neo version

Uganda Airlines has firmed up its order of two Airbus A330-800s, becoming the second customer of the newest A330neo version....


AeroBrief | Lufthansa cuts profit, AirAsia X rethinks A330neos

AirAsia X might not be bringing its A330neos fleet to 100 planes; Lufthansa posts a profit decline, blames rise of costs (and Eurowings); while Ryanair makes peace with one of its many unions, union situation is heating up for Virgin Atlantic.  ...


Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 gets the green light from EASA

On July 23, 2018, the Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 received formal certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA)....


First TAP’s A330-900neo completes maiden flight

The first A330-900neo which should be delivered to the launch company of the model, TAP Air Portugal, completed its maiden flight on May 15, 2018. The aircraft will now join the two other A330-900neos already being flight tested since October 19, 2017....