20-Nov-2013 10:30 AM

Air Algérie orders three A330-200s

Air Algérie signed (19-Nov-2013) a MoU for an order of three A330-200s. The aircraft will be deployed on medium and long-haul routes. The airline currently operates five A330s. Air Algérie CEO Boultif Mohamed Salah said, "We are expanding our commercial strategy to strengthen our position in the market by extending Air Algérie network to long haul routes. This is now made possible with the A330 family aircraft. This new order for A330s reinforces our commitment to a family of aircraft which already helps us to achieve our ambitious expansion plans, in a profitable and sustainable manner." [more - original PR]