Airbus A330

Today in history: A330 Introduction into service

On this day in history, the A330 wide-body aircraft commenced operations....


Air Caraibes A330 suffers engine “blow-out” on takeoff, makes safe landing

An Air Caraibes Airbus A330 suffered an engine blow-out on takeoff from Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM)...


Aeroflot flight descends to avoid US spy plane, Russia to issue protest

Aeroflot Flight 501 was told to change altitude as spy plane intersected its path, leading to threats of diplomatic protest...


Spain signs a deal for three Airbus A330 MRTT tankers

Spain has signed a deal to purchase three Airbus A330 MRTT aerial refueling aircraft...


SmartLynx Airlines ramps up cargo capacity with 5 Airbus A330 Zero LOPA

EU-based carrier SmartLynx Airlines adds five modified Airbus A330 Zero LOPA jets, dedicated to long-haul cargo operations.  ...


Thai Airways listed three Airbus A330s up for sale

Thai Airways is trying to sell three Airbus A330 as part of its restructuring plan....


UK-based start-up Hans Airways to hire pilots for Airbus A330s

UK-based start-up airline Hans Airways plans to recruit flight crew for its Airbus A330 fleet.  ...


Brussels Airlines resumes first transatlantic flights since March 2020

Brussels Airlines resumes transatlantic flights to the US with weekly scheduled flights to Washington and New York....


Low-cost carrier T’way Air reorganizes fleet for post-COVID environment

The South Korean low-cost carrier T’way Air plans to introduce the first Airbus jets to its fleet, currently made of all-Boeing aircraft....


Pakistani airline’s Airbus A330 suffers 2nd in-flight engine shut down

Pakistani airline Serene Air Airbus A330 suffered an in-flight engine shut down while en route from Karachi to Islamabad, Pakistan.  ...