Airbus will delay delivery of the first A330neo by over six weeks, postponing to March 2018 delivery of the aircraft to launch customer TAP Portugal, as reported by the Wall Street Journal Dec. 16. An Airbus spokesperson told ATW the company does not discuss delivery schedules. News of the delay came via comments made to the Wall Street Journal by TAP Portugal CEO Fernando Pinto. Airbus has long planned to deliver the first A330neo aircraft in late 2017. TAP ordered 14 A330neos in ...

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