Korean Air has placed a firm order with Airbus
for five A330-200s.
This latest purchase agreement increases the
total numbers of A330s ordered by Korean Air to 30 aircraft, of
which 23 have already been delivered.
As with the existing Korean Air A330 fleet, the
newly ordered aircraft will be powered by Pratt & Whitney PW 4000
"Korean Air's latest order underscores the
ongoing success of the A330 with leading airlines worldwide," said
John Leahy, Chief Operating Officer Customers, Airbus. "Combining
the highest levels of reliability, outstanding medium and long
range capabilities and the lowest operating costs in its class,
the A330 is proving time and time again that it is the most
efficient aircraft in service today in the mid-size widebody
Airbus has recorded over 1,100 orders for the
A330 Family, with more than 750 aircraft currently flying with
more than 90 operators worldwide. In addition to passenger
aircraft, the A330 Family also includes freighter, VIP and
military transport / tanker variants.
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