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....


TAP Air Portugal becomes first airline to use A330neo for cargo

TAP Air Portugal has operated the first ever cargo-only Airbus A330neo flight after one of its aircraft departed for China as part of the carrier's 'humanitarian mission'.The aircraft, which on 22 May...


Airbus A330neo faces grim perspectives: report

Airbus A330 is the European manufacturer’s most successful wide-body jetliner family, which has so far sold over twice as well as its other wide-body options. The New Engine Option series, the current generation of airliners based on the classic A330s, are just taking off, but so far they still have a long way to go to achieve the predecessors' glory, at least in sales books. ...


EASA issues AD for Rolls-Royce Trent engines on A3330neo and Boeing 787

EASA issues airworthiness directive for RR Trent 1000 and 7000

The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has issued on November 20, 2019, an airworthiness directive (AD) for Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 and Trent 7000 engines. The significance of the regulation? The engines in question are those that power Airbus A330neo jets and Boeing 787 Dreamliners....


Cebu Pacific orders 16 A330neo wide-body aircraft

Philippines' low-cost carrier Cebu Pacific Air signed a firm order for 16 Airbus A330neo wide-body aircraft. At list prices, the contract is worth $4.8 billion....


Delta accelerates A330neo deliveries, to add two more on lease

After receiving its first Airbus A330-900 in March 2019, Delta Air Lines has now found ways to boost and accelerate deliveries of the Airbus’ wide-body. At the end of 2020 and in early 2021, five more than initially planned A330neos will join the U.S. carrier’s fleet....


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. ...


Lion Air: farewell Boeing 747-400, welcome A330neo

After bidding farewell to its last Queen of the skies in March 2019, Lion Air takes delivery of Airbus A330-900, becoming the first operator of the type in Asia-Pacific.  ...


First A330neo delivered in the Americas

Six months after Airbus delivered the first A330neo to its launch customer, the brand new airliner has now reached the Americas....