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Virgin Blue to add two further A330s in 2012

written by australianaviation.com.au | November 24, 2010
photo - Seth Jaworski

Virgin Blue has announced it will double its planned Airbus A330-200 fleet to four aircraft in early 2012, when two further aircraft will join the initial two due to enter service next May.

All four aircraft will operate on transcontinental services to and from Perth.

“These aircraft will be dedicated to domestic long haul services between the East Coast and Perth,” said Virgin Blue Group of Airlines CEO and MD John Borghetti. “We expect to take delivery of the third and fourth A330s in early 2012. The widebodied A330 will appeal to both the leisure and corporate customer.”

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Virgin Blue originally announced plans to acquire two leased A330-200s in August.

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Virgin Blue to add two further A330s in 2012

written by australianaviation.com.au | November 24, 2010
photo - Seth Jaworski

Virgin Blue has announced it will double its planned Airbus A330-200 fleet to four aircraft in early 2012, when two further aircraft will join the initial two due to enter service next May.

All four aircraft will operate on transcontinental services to and from Perth.

“These aircraft will be dedicated to domestic long haul services between the East Coast and Perth,” said Virgin Blue Group of Airlines CEO and MD John Borghetti. “We expect to take delivery of the third and fourth A330s in early 2012. The widebodied A330 will appeal to both the leisure and corporate customer.”

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Virgin Blue originally announced plans to acquire two leased A330-200s in August.

Steer your own in-flight experience – available on print and digital Whether our classic glossy magazine in your letterbox, daily news updates in your inbox, peeling back a few layers in the podcast or our monthly current affair reports, you can count on us to keep you up to date. Sign up today for just $99.95 for more exclusive offers here. Subscribe now at australianaviation.com.au.

Virgin Blue to add two further A330s in 2012

written by australianaviation.com.au | November 24, 2010
photo - Seth Jaworski

Virgin Blue has announced it will double its planned Airbus A330-200 fleet to four aircraft in early 2012, when two further aircraft will join the initial two due to enter service next May.

All four aircraft will operate on transcontinental services to and from Perth.

“These aircraft will be dedicated to domestic long haul services between the East Coast and Perth,” said Virgin Blue Group of Airlines CEO and MD John Borghetti. “We expect to take delivery of the third and fourth A330s in early 2012. The widebodied A330 will appeal to both the leisure and corporate customer.”

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Virgin Blue originally announced plans to acquire two leased A330-200s in August.

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