Condor selects Airbus A330neo

A330-900 Condor; Image by Airbus A330-900 Condor; Image by Airbus

German airline Condor has chosen the A330neo to renew its long-haul fleet with 16 aircraft.

In the signed agreement, Condor selects Airbus for the purchase of seven Airbus A330neo. In addition, later intends to lease a further nine aircraft.

Condor is among the latest airline to select Airbus A330neo widebody aircraft, bringing a step-change in performance and economics. The airline will operate the A330neo on its international long-haul network to the Americas, Africa, the Caribbean, and Asia.

The airline already has A320 in its fleet, and combined with A330neo it will benefit from all the commonality economics. Condor will be the German launch customer for the A330neo. First flights should start in autumn 2022.

The Airbus A330neo incorporates the latest A350 technologies, with A330 profitability and Airbus commonality. Equipped with the Airspace cabin, the A330neo offers a unique passenger experience, supported by the latest in-flight entertainment and connectivity.

The A330neo is powered by Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 engines and features a new wing with increased span and A350-inspired winglets. Above all, the aircraft provides an unprecedented level of efficiency, with 25% lower fuel-burn and CO2 emissions per seat.

Thanks to its tailored, mid-sized capacity and excellent range versatility, the A330neo is the ideal aircraft to support operators in their post-COVID-19 recovery.