A330-300

Vietnam Airlines A330 Retirement

After 12 years of operation, Vietnam Airlines has withdrawn its sole remaining Airbus A330 from service. In a September 13 statement, the carrier said that “since October 2016, the Airbus A330 fleet had safely transported nearly 20 million passengers on

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Virgin Adds More Flights at Heathrow

Virgin Atlantic is growing its presence at Heathrow with the addition of three new services next spring. The UK-based carrier will move its Las Vegas flight from Gatwick to Heathrow and introduce the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner on the route.  Virgin

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Cebu Pacific Heads to Melbourne

Low-cost carrier Cebu Pacific will launch direct flights from Manila to Melbourne on August 14.  The thrice-weekly service will be flown using 436-seat Airbus A330-300s. “We are thrilled to secure Cebu Pacific Air at Melbourne Airport in a move that

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South African Alters London Service

South African Airways (SAA) will introduce its Airbus A330-300 fleet on flights to London from March 25.  As part of the changes, the carrier is reducing the frequency of flights from Johannesburg to Heathrow to a single daily rotation. “We

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Gulf Air Shopping Spree

On day two of the Bahrain International Airshow, Gulf Air announced its decision to convert its previous firm order for 16 Boeing 787-8 Dreamliners (placed in January 2008) to the larger 787-9 variant.   

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