The Fast & Fabulous: new conversion freighter A330-200P2F at Dubai Airshow
For the first time Elbe Flugzeugwerke (EFW) offers together with customer Egyptair Cargo a glance behind the scenes of a converted A330-200P2F (passenger-to-freighter) at the Dubai Airshow 2019, one of the largest and most successful air shows in the world. From 17th to 19th November, 1,200 exhibitors from 63 countries and some 79,000 international experts are going to join the event. Visitors will have the exclusive opportunity to discover their future space in the sky by exploring the new freighter product of EFW and learning about unique features.
The new A330P2F offers first of its kind features like a powered Cargo Loading System which enables to maneuver simultaneously several containers. Faster than common once, this Cargo Loading System saves valuable time while ensuring a save loading and off-loading procedure. It also includes crew comfort features and allows live animal transportation services.
On invitation by customer Egyptair Cargo EFW will join the static display on Monday, November 18th. EFW is looking forward to host visitors inside the A330-200P2F and to introduce a range of new functions.
EFW has a longterm experience with numerous Wide Body P2F conversions. The A330 program startet in 2017 with the delivery of the first express cargo optimized A330-300P2F to DHL. The A330-200P2F passenger-to-freighter conversion is the sister product and has been certified in 2018. This product will form the backbone of the modernized freighter fleet of Egyptair Cargo. The aircraft on display is the second being delivered to Egyptair Cargo by EFW. It has just been taken out of the daily freighter operation at the beginning of the annual peak season.