The A300-600 is a further developmend of the original A 300, which
existed since 1974.
The A300-600 was introduced in commercial service in 1984.
Range of the A300-600 with 267 passengers is 6670km (3600nm). The
A300-600 was further developed into the longer range A300-600R.
With its 7,700km (4,000nm) range, the A300-600R can fly
all major regional routes of the world’s main economic regions. The A310 is a shortened longer range A300.
Airlines that used the A300-600 include: Iran Air, Saudi Arabian, Lufthansa, American Airlines, Jal, Thai, Pakistan.
Even the Airbus A330-300 is still an
evolution of the cross-section of the A300-600, but longer. And it are
the same engineers who worked on Concord, who develped the A300.
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