The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has issued type certificate for the Airbus A330-900, one of the two models of the A330neo family, clearing the way for entry-into-service. EASA certification will be FAA certification “shortly”, Airbus said. The manufacturer plans to deliver the first aircraft to launch operator TAP Portugal “in the coming weeks.” TAP has ordered 12 A330-900s. The A330neo is powered by Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 engines and features the ...

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