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A330-200F

Airbus A330 Freighter

Airbus A330-223F 9M-MUD MASkargo

The Airbus A330-200F is an all-cargo derivative of the A330-200. To overcome the standard A330’s nose-down body angle on the ground, the A330F uses a revised nose undercarriage layout to provide a level deck during cargo loading.

 

  • Role: Wide-body, cargo airliner
  • National origin: European Multi-national
  • Manufacturer: EADS/Airbus
  • Production line: Toulouse, France
  • First flight: 5 November 2009
  • Introduction: 2010
  • Status: In service
  • Produced: 2009–present
  • Number built: As of April 2015, Airbus had delivered 31 aircraft with 11 unfilled orders

Specifications

General characteristics

  • Minimum cockpit crew: Two
  • Capacity, typical: 12 (courier area)
  • Length: 58.82 m (193 ft 0 in)
  • Wingspan: 60.3 m (197 ft 10 in)
  • Tail height: 16.90 m (55 ft 5 in)
  • Cabin width: 5.28 m (17 ft 4 in)
  • Fuselage width: 5.64 m (18 ft 6 in)
  • Cargo volume: 475 m3 (16,800 cu ft) 70 t / up to 12 couriers
  • Maximum Takeoff Weight: 233,000 kg (514,000 lb)
  • Maximum Landing Weight: 187,000 kg (412,000 lb)
  • Operating empty weight (typical): 109,000 kg (240,000 lb)
  • Engines (×2): 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: 7,400 km (4,000 nmi) (65t), 5,950 km (3,210 nmi) (70t)