EFW re-delivers first A330P2F to Altavair
Elbe Flugzeugwerke (EFW) has re-delivered its first Airbus A330 passenger-to-freighter (P2F) converted aircraft to Altavair, a global provider of commercial aviation finance and leasing for the cargo community.
The re-delivered freighter kicks off a series of freighter conversions that EFW is carrying out for new customer, based on the A330 platform.
Altavair has on order several A330P2F comprising both the A330-200P2F range variant and the A330-300P2F variant The aircraft will be operated by Mas Air Cargo.
The Mexican carrier is taking advantage of the aircraft family concept to build up a new Airbus freighter fleet with the A330-200P2F and A330-300P2F, becoming the first airline in the Americas to operate the widebody P2F, and the first in the world to operate the two A330P2F variants. (cj)