Aircraft Orders and Deliveries
Kuwait Airways A330-800 lifting off on its delivery flight. (Photo: Airbus)

Kuwait Airways Takes Delivery of First A330-800

Kuwait Airways on Thursday took delivery of the world's first Airbus A330-800 aircraft, one of only a total of 14 to be delivered to a collection of at least two airlines and customers undisclosed by Airbus. The two aircraft the airline received are the first of eight slated to join its fleet, which will cement it as the world's largest operator of the type by far. The airline touted the aircraft as a necessary addition and refresh to its fleet,…