Travel | Uganda Airlines affirms long haul ambition with delivery of second A330neo

Posted February 2, 2021 by Ugandan Diaspora News Team in Travel ~ 2,823 views


Entebbe, Uganda – 02nd February, 2021 – Uganda Airlines has taken delivery of its second A330-800neo, completing the Uganda national carrier’s order of two A330neo from aircraft manufacturer Airbus. This latest delivery follows a previous one for the first A330neo in December 2020.

The successive delivery is an affirmation of Uganda Airlines’ ambition to start long haul operation and this new wide-body pair will serve the carrier’s international network expansion with flights from its hub at Entebbe International Airport, to intercontinental destinations in Asia, Europe, and the Middle East.

The A330neo addition to Uganda Airlines fleet offers #ANewWorld of greater connectivity for the travelers, superior comfort and the best passenger experience with its unique Airspace Cabin with 20 full-flat business-class beds, 28 premium-economy seats and 210 economy-class seats, totaling 258 seats; the quietest cabin in its category, High Definition Video, 3D capabilities touch screen and Wifi connectivity.

About Uganda Airlines Uganda Airlines is Uganda’s national carrier and operates scheduled air transportation services in Africa and international markets. The airline started commercial operations in August 2019. It operates a fleet of four (4) CRJ900, and two (2) Airbus A330-800neo. For more information, visit

About the Author

Ugandan Diaspora News Team

Ugandan Diaspora News Online is an independent, non political news portal primarily aimed at serving Ugandans who work and reside outside Uganda. Our aim is to be a one stop shop for everything Ugandan and the celebration of our Ugandan heritage.


Be the first to comment!

You must be logged in to post a comment.