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15/03/2018 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Hong Kong flag carrier Cathay Pacific on Wednesday booked the first back-to-back annual loss in its seven-decade history but said it was in the black for the second half and was upbeat about the next year.The firm's report was its worst since 2008 during the global financial crisis, as lower-cos...


09/10/2017 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

The Cathay Pacific Group and CFM International have finalized an order for the advanced LEAP-1A engine to power the Group's 32 new Airbus A321neo aircraft. The engine order is valued at nearly US$1 billion at list price, with delivery scheduled from 2020.The aircraft will be operated by Catha...


Cathay Pacific Group signs MOU for 32 A321neo aircraft
22/08/2017 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

World's most efficient single-aisle selected for fleet renewal at Cathay DragonCathay Pacific Group has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Airbus for ...


17/03/2017 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Hong Kong's troubled flagship airline Cathay Pacific said Friday it would slash staff costs by 30 percent as part of a major overhaul as it struggles to repair its bottom line. The announcement came two days after the firm posted its first annual net loss in eight years, saying it had been hit b...


15/03/2017 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Hong Kong's troubled flagship airline Cathay Pacific on Wednesday posted its first annual loss since the height of the financial crisis as it was hit by "intense competition" and a drop in demand from business travellers.The firm is struggling despite an expansion of international air travel in ...


Cathay Pacific’s first A350 XWB performs its maiden flight in Toulouse
30/03/2016 | AVIATION WORLD NEWS | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

The first A350-900 for Cathay Pacific Airways has completed its maiden flight in Toulouse, France. The aircraft will now enter the final phase of production including ...


Cathay Pacific says has 90 aircraft on order at cost of $27 billion
13/08/2014 | AVIATION WORLD NEWS | AIR TRANSPORT

Hong Kong carrier Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd (0293.HK) said on Wednesday that as of June 30, it has 90 aircraft on order for delivery by 2024 at a catalogue price of H...


07/08/2014 | AVIATION WORLD NEWS | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Cathay Pacific Airways announced today that it is the first airline investor in Fulcrum BioEnergy, Inc. (“Fulcrum”), a US-based sustainable biofuel developer, as part of the airline’s biofuel strategy and to help it achieve a target of carbon-neutral growth from 2020. The airline has made a st...


26/03/2014 | AVIATION WORLD NEWS | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration on Tuesday ordered an immediate fix to the latest version of Boeing Co's (BA.N) 747-8 plane, saying a software glitch could cause it to lose thrust when close to landing and fly into the ground. The FAA's so-called airworthiness directive covers Boeing'...


24/03/2014 | AVIATION WORLD NEWS | AIR TRANSPORT

In celebration of Cathay Pacific’s 32nd year as a sponsor of the Hong Kong Sevens, the airline is inviting fans from around the world to take part in its biggest interactive campaign to date. As fans count down to the Sevens this weekend, Cathay Pacific today unveiled its latest TV commercial ...