Airbus A330

Built to take on the Boeing 767, the Airbus A330 remains a popular long-haul airliner, although in more modern days it has taken on more of a capacity role rather than a range role.

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Descending towards Tenerife South-Reina Sofia Airport with Flight 2548 from Moscow Sheremetyevo is Aeroflot – Russian Airlines Airbus A330-343 VQ-BQZ, delivered in November 2011 under serial number 1270, and goes by the name of N. Burdenko / Н. Бурденко.

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Climbing away with Flight 25 to New York JFK International is Virgin Atlantic Airways Airbus A330-343 G-VLUV, delivered to the company in February 2011 under serial number 1206.