Farnborough 2010: Etihad receives A330-200F

July 20: Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates received its first Airbus A330-200 Freighter at a ceremony on board the aircraft at Farnborough today. Ordered in 2007, Etihad is the launch customer for the Freighter version of the A330 and the aircraft will serve with the airline’s cargo business, Etihad Crystal Cargo from September this year.
The aircraft will be on display throughout the airshow week, after which it will go through final pre-delivery preparations by Airbus in Toulouse, France.