(07/12/22)  Air Greenland has taken delivery of its first Airbus A330-800 aircraft.

The airline’s A330neo, which has 42 Premium class and 263 Economy class seats, will replace previous generation aircraft in the company’s fleet, reducing operating costs and improving environmental efficiency, while offering an improved passenger experience.

Air Greenland will first deploy the A330neo between the arctic island and Denmark, adding North American and European routes at a later date.

Air Greenland Airbus A330neo. Click to enlarge.

Air Greenland Airbus A330neo

Powered by Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 engines, the A330neo features the Airspace cabin, providing passengers with more personal space, larger overhead bins, a new lighting system, and the ability to offer the latest in-flight entertainment systems and full connectivity.

The A330-800 has a range of 8,150 nm / 15,094 km non-stop.

Air Greenland has also firmed up an agreement with Airbus on Flight Hour Services (FHS) covering component supply and maintenance services.

Based on a circular economy model and carbon footprint reduction the FHS offers more sustainability throughout the aircraft’s life cycle.

At the end of October, the A330 Family had registered a total of over 1,700 firm orders of which 275 are A330neos from 24 customers.

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