Alitalia receives first A330-200

July 15: Italian national carrier Alitalia has received its first new Airbus A330-200 aircraft, configured in a high comfort three-class layout. It is the first Alitalia aircraft to feature the new premium economy ‘Classica Plus’ class and updated ‘Magnifica’ business class.
Seating 230 passengers with 181 in economy, 21 in premium economy and 28 in business class, the aircraft will be deployed on Alitalia’s network of transatlantic routes. It is the first of two new A330s to be delivered to Alitalia this year.