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Airbus A330

Airbus A330-323 N815NW Delta Airlines

The Airbus A330 is a medium wide-body twin-engine jet airliner made by Airbus, a division of Airbus Group.

  • Role: Wide-body, jet airliner
  • National origin: European Multi-national
  • Manufacturer: EADS/Airbus
  • Production line: Toulouse, France
  • First flight: 2 November 1992
  • Introduction: 17 January 1994 with Air Inter
  • Status: In service
  • Produced: 1992–present
  • Number built: 1,174 as of March 2015
  • Variants: Airbus A330 Freighter

Airbus A330-242 A6-EYE Etihad

Specifications A330-200

General characteristics

  • Minimum cockpit crew: Two
  • Capacity, typical: 375: (optional) 406
  • Length: 58.82 m (193 ft 0 in)
  • Wingspan: 60.3 m (197 ft 10 in)
  • Tail height: 17.39 m (57 ft 1 in)
  • Cabin width: 5.28 m (17 ft 4 in)
  • Fuselage width: 5.64 m (18 ft 6 in)
  • Cargo volume: 136 m3 (4,800 cu ft)
  • Maximum Takeoff Weight: 242,000 kg (534,000 lb)
  • Maximum Landing Weight: 182,000 kg (401,000 lb)
  • Operating empty weight (typical): 119,600 kg (263,700 lb)
  • Engines (×2): General Electric CF6-80E1, Pratt & Whitney PW4000, Rolls-Royce Trent 700

Performance

  • Service ceiling: 12,527 m (41,100 ft)
  • Maximum service ceiling: 13,000 m (42,651 ft)
  • Cruising speed: Mach 0.82 (871 km/h or 470 kn or 541 mph at 11,000 m or 36,000 ft cruise altitude)
  • Maximum speed: Mach 0.86 (913 km/h or 493 kn or 567 mph at 11,000 m or 36,000 ft cruise altitude)
  • Range fully loaded: 13,400 km (7,200 nmi)

Airbus A330-343 HB-JHN Swiss International Airlines

Specifications A330-300

General characteristics

  • Minimum cockpit crew: Two
  • Capacity, typical: 375: (optional) 440
  • Length: 63.69 m (208 ft 11 in)
  • Wingspan: 60.3 m (197 ft 10 in)
  • Tail height: 16.83 m (55 ft 3 in)
  • Cabin width: 5.28 m (17 ft 4 in)
  • Fuselage width: 5.64 m (18 ft 6 in)
  • Cargo volume: 162.8 m3 (5,750 cu ft)
  • Maximum Takeoff Weight: 242,000 kg (534,000 lb)
  • Maximum Landing Weight: 187,000 kg (412,000 lb)
  • Operating empty weight (typical): 124,500 kg (274,500 lb)
  • Engines (×2): General Electric CF6-80E1, Pratt & Whitney PW4000, Rolls-Royce Trent 700

Performance

  • Service ceiling: 12,527 m (41,100 ft)
  • Maximum service ceiling: 13,000 m (42,651 ft)
  • Cruising speed: Mach 0.82 (871 km/h or 470 kn or 541 mph at 11,000 m or 36,000 ft cruise altitude)
  • Maximum speed: Mach 0.86 (913 km/h or 493 kn or 567 mph at 11,000 m or 36,000 ft cruise altitude)
  • Range fully loaded: 11,300 km (6,100 nmi)
Airbus A330-343 TC-LOE Turkish Airlines

Airbus A330-343 TC-LOE Turkish Airlines