A330 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on A330


Malaysia-bound AirAsia X plane ends up in Melbourne

Sep 07, 2016 - 6:20 PM

Safety officials say the incident occurred March 10 of last year with air traffic controllers on alert after the plane began flying in the wrong direction

AIRASIA. An AirAsia budget airline passenger jet flies over Singapore on September 2, 2016. Photo by Roslan Rahman/AFP

Indonesia's Garuda signs $4B-deal for new generation Airbus planes

Apr 20, 2016 - 10:38 AM

Garuda signs a firm purchase order for 14 of Airbus new generation wide bodied A330 900neo airliner

FLAG CARRIER. A technician cleaning a Garuda Boeing 747-400 plane at the Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Tangerang. File photo by AFP

Airbus 2015 net profits soar to $3B

Feb 24, 2016 - 5:30 PM

UPDATED The plane manufacturer also expects record breaking order levels in 2016

epa05167352 Ground crew stand next to the fuselage and livery of an Airbus A350 XWB commercial jet during the Singapore Airshow, in Singapore, 18 February 2016. The fifth edition of the biennial Singapore Airshow will run from 16-21 February 2016 at the Changi Exhibition Centre. EPA/WALLACE WOON

China signs giant Airbus deal as Merkel visits

Oct 29, 2015 - 6:20 PM

Thursday s agreement also include the confirmation of 30 options for twin aisle A330s

SIGNED. The deal was signed as German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets Chinese Premier Li Keqiang at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Image from Airbus website

Cathay flight diverts to Bali after wing catches fire

Sep 25, 2015 - 10:37 AM

Cathay Pacific says flight CX170 which was headed to Hong Kong landed safely in Denpasar

Cebu Pacific launches maiden flight to Doha

Jun 05, 2015 - 10:54 AM

The budget carrier becomes the first Philippine carrier to fly to Qatar’s capital

Cebu Pacific gets new Airbus A330 via humanitarian flight

Mar 13, 2015 - 9:38 AM

The budget carrier now has 6 Airbus A330 aircraft the latest one arriving in the country filled with donations for Philippine typhoon survivors

Flying high with Pope Francis

Jan 13, 2015 - 8:34 PM

Pope Francis might be the leader of my Church a rock star and a holy man but for me right now Pope Francis is an assignment

FLYING WITH THE POPE. Pope Francis touches the head of a Filipino cameraman aboard the papal plane. Photo by Joe Torres

Man held over bomb threat as RAF escorts jet to UK airport

Aug 05, 2014 - 11:13 PM

Footage of the incident appears to show a Royal Air Force Typhoon jet escorting the Airbus A330 to Manchester Airport in northwest England

First look: Long-haul, budget flights of Cebu Pacific

Sep 12, 2013 - 11:09 AM

Budget carrier Cebu Pacific unveils its Airbus A330 aircraft meant to become the first low cost long haul flight by a Philippine carrier

NEW PLANE. Airbus delivers Cebu Pacific's first widebody A330-300 aircraft. Photo courtesy of Airbus

Cebu Pacific signs lease deals for 2 Airbus aircraft

Jul 24, 2013 - 3:43 PM

The Gokongwei owned carrier beefs up its fleet ahead of the start of its long haul operations

NEW PLANES. Cebu Pacific is taking delivery of two more Airbus A330s between 2014 and 2015. Photo courtesy of Airbus

Cebu Pacific to use Airbus A330 for Singapore, Incheon flights

Jun 13, 2013 - 7:41 PM

Budget carrier Cebu Pacific will deploy the first batch of its newly acquired Airbus A330 300 long haul aircraft for short haul destinations starting July

NEW PLANE. Airbus delivers Cebu Pacific's first widebody A330-300 aircraft. Photo courtesy of Airbus