Having gained experience with the larger A330-300 from 1994, Aer Lingus expanded
its wide bodied fleet in 1998 with the addition of its first A330-200, primarily
for the launch of a Dublin - Los Angeles service which was beyond the range of its
Further aircraft were added in 2000, 2001 and 2007. However the lease on EI-EWR,
the second aircraft to arrive, expired in 2010 and the aircraft was withdrawn.
Whilst the Los Angeles route no longer operates the A330-200s currently operate alongside
the larger A330-300s on routes to the US allowing the airline to switch between the
types as demand dictates.
Current Aer Lingus A330-200 Routes.
(Routes flown in the last 30 days including positioning, test and training flights)