Tag: A340

PAL Phases Out Last A340

 The era of A340s is drawing to its end as airlines have started phasing out the older widebody as a result of growing fuel prices. Philippine Airlines (PAL) was the last operator of the aircraft on the Asian market with intention to keep four of its planes in operation until 2019.  PAL decided to retire its last four A340s […]

European Aviation Buys 10 A340s from Etihad  

European Aviation announced that it has concluded a deal with Etihad Airways to buy 10 A340 aircraft, which were retired in the middle of last year.  Two of the aircraft were already received by the carrier. The first aircraft that was welcomed is an Airbus A340-600, which is famous for its Formula 1-themed paint scheme. It was transported from Abu Dhabi International to […]