13-Aug-2010 9:41 AM

Etihad confirms delivery of first A330-200 freighter

Etihad Airways confirmed (12-Aug-2010) the delivery of its first A330-200 freighter on 09-Aug-2010. The aircraft can carry up to 64 tonnes of cargo and can fly up to 7,400km non-stop. Etihad Crystal Cargo will take delivery of a second A330-200 freighter in Oct-2010 and the two A330-200s will join the two leased MD-11 freighters and two leased A300 freighters. [more]