It's a shortened version of the A300. The greatest quality of the A310
is that of range. Variants: A310-200 and A310-300
The A310-200 entered service with Swissair and
Lufthansa in 1983.
Airlines that used the A310: Air India, Pakistan International
Airways, Iran Air, Tap, Turkish Airlines, Royal Jordanian,
Transat, CSA Czech Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Singapore
A total of 255 A310s were delivered by Airbus from 1983 to 1997.
2005 233 of these airplanes were still in operation and Airbus had
orders to construct 5 more.
In april 2009 219 of the 255 build were still in operation.
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