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First A330-800 makes maiden flight

The first A330-800, test aircraft MSN1888, has taken off from Toulouse in France on its maiden flight for the dedicated flight-physics tests

Fenestron tail rotor

Video: Fifty years of the Fenestron

The first in a series of short videos about the Fenestron tail rotor covers its early design and testing. Airbus is uploading the series in celebration of 50 years since its first flight


A330-900 receives first type certification

The A330-900 has received type certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certification expected to follow shortly.