Hawaiian Airlines finalized the its in July announced order for six Airbus A330-800neo aircraft on 18 December 2014. Hawaiian Airlines currently operates a fleet of 19 A330-200 aircraft, with additional orders for 16 A321neo aircraft on backlog.
The A330-800neo and the A330-900neo are the two newest members of the Airbus Widebody Family. First deliveries are scheduled to start in late 2017. The A330neo incorporates latest-generation Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 engines, aerodynamic enhancements and new cabin features. According to Airbus the A330neo will reduce fuel consumption by 14 percent per seat, compared to its predecessors.