RwandAir Fleet Airbus A330-300 Details and Pictures

RwandAir Fleet Airbus A330-300 Details and Pictures. On current fleet, RwandAir operates 1 wide-body aircraft Airbus A330-300.

On 30th November 2016, RwandAir the national flag carrier of the Republic of Rwanda took delivery of its second Airbus A330 (300 series) at the Airbus delivery centre, Toulouse France.

The A330-300 is a Wi-Fi enabled state of the art equipment, configured in a triple class layout but larger than “Ubumwe” the A330-200.

The aircraft is powered by Rolls Royce Trent 772B engines.

RwandAir is certainly in the running for having the best business-class cabin among African airlines, along with South African Airways’ A330s, which have the same seat.

RwandAir 9XR WP Airbus A330 300 Umurage at Brussels
RwandAir 9XR WP Airbus A330 300 Umurage at Brussels

Airbus A330-300 RwandAir Aircraft Fleet Data and Registration Number

RegAircraft TypeDeliveredAircraft Name
9XR-WPAirbus A330-300Nov 2016Umurage

Facts and figures RwandAir A330-300

  • Seating Capacity: 30 Business Class, 21 Premium Economy Class, 223 Economy Class.
  • Cargo Capacity 132.20m³
  • Overall Length 63.69m
  • Wingspan 60.30m
  • Overall Height 17.18m
  • Cabin Width 5.18m (Inside)
  • Cabin Height 2.38m (Floor to ceiling)
  • Max. Takeoff Weight 235t
  • Cruising Speed / Max. Speed 1062.kph

RwandAir Fleet Airbus A330-300 Cabin Interior Class Configuration and Seats Layout

Both RwandAir Airbuses A330 were arranged in a three-class layout with business, premium economy and economy.

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On the A330-200, you’d find the same seats but smaller coach and business sections.

The RwandAir Airbus A330-300 presented here is used on the airline’s long-haul routes from its base in Kigali (KGL).

The aircraft is configured with 30 fully-flat bed Business class seatts, 21 recliner-style Premium Economy Class seats, and 223 standard Economy Class seats.

Aircraft interiors were selected to represent Rwanda.

The front cabin, with all 30 biz seats, was airy and spacious and featured an unusual color scheme, much in keeping with the colors of the country it represented.

The seating in business class is 1-2-1 with the seats staggered slightly so that the centre pair are closer together in one aisle and then further away in the next, while the window seats are either next to the window and protected from the aisle, or on the aisle.

As you’d expect with such a spacious arrangement, there’s plenty of room to work, relax and sleep.

The seat has several pre-set positions or you can alter it minutely by pressing various buttons.

There’s a massage function and on the same panel options for mood lighting and a reading light as well.

On another panels there are further controls for various lights.

Inflight entertainment was extremely limited, with only 12 films in total and seven television programmes (more will be added, and on the A330-200 there was a wider choice).

There is good wifi and lots of charging – not only a universal plug for UK, US and EU plugs, but also a USB socket by the side of the IFE screen and another by the power point along with the three-pronged socket for the noise cancelling headphones.

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Seat Map and Seating Chart Airbus A330-300 RwandAir

Wide-body aircraft Airbus A330-300 RwandAir has three class configuration on-board (Business, Premium Economy and Economy) with total of 274 seats.

Use airplane seat map to find which ones are more comfortable and which ones should be avoided.

Seat Map and Seating Chart RwandAir Airbus A330 300
Seat Map and Seating Chart RwandAir Airbus A330 300

Airbus A330-300 RwandAir Aircraft Fleet Inflight Amenities and On-Board Services Information

  • Audio. A wide selection of music genres are available for listening pleasure.
  • Video. A large selecton of films, television series, and games are available for selection. Selections may be viewed on the seatback inflight entertainment monitors.
  • AC Power. AC power sockets and USB power ports are available at every seat in every class.
  • Internet. Access to Wi-Fi is available for a fee. Different plans are available and details are provided while onboard.
  • Food. Beverages, meals, and snacks are provided during flight depending on time of day and length of flight.

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