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So Long, Senior Fleet

Posted September 30, 2016 by Justin Schlechter

Today marks the end of an era as Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific Airways flies its last scheduled passenger 747-400 flight and retires the final 3 aircraft. Columnist Justin Schlecter takes a look back at his 7 years spent flying the 747 in the right seat for Cathay.

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Cathay Pacific Bids Farewell to the 747 at SFO

Posted August 15, 2014 by Eric McKirdy

Cathay Pacific bids a fond farewell to the Queen of the Skies, and looks forward to the future with replacements from Boeing and Airbus.

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Cathay Pacific Becomes First Asian Airline to order 777X

Posted December 23, 2013 by Adam Sheinhaus

On Friday, Boeing and Cathay Pacific announced an order for 21 of the manufacturers new 777-9X aircraft. With the order, Cathay Pacific becomes the first airline in Asia to order the new type.

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Cathay Pacific Expanding NYC Service With Newark Flights

Posted August 13, 2013 by Jason Rabinowitz

Cathay Pacific is no stranger to the New York City area, with four daily flights out of JFK direct to Hong Kong and a robust cargo operation using Boeing 747-8Fs. For those of you that need to get to Hong Kong, but just don’t feel like schlepping all the way to JFK, we have good […]

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On This Day in Aviation History

US Airways Scraps MetroJet, Cathay Pacific is Founded, First All-Instruments Flight: September 24 in Aviation History

Posted September 24, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

US Airways announces the end of MetroJet, Cathay Pacific Airlines is formed, Jimmy Doolittle makes the first all-instrument flight, more…

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Eruption of Mount Merapi Disrupts Flights as Death Toll Rises

Posted November 10, 2010 by BNO News

The death toll in Indonesia’s Mount Merapi eruptions risen to 191 on Wednesday as international airlines again cancel and postpone routes to and from the region.

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16 Great Photos of Cathay Pacific Jets

Posted September 24, 2010 by NYCA Admin

In celebration of their 64th birthday today, a great collection of Cathay Pacific aircraft in action!

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Cathay Pacific Exercises Purchase Rights to Acquire Six More Boeing 777-300ERs

Posted September 22, 2010 by NYCA Admin

Boeing on Wednesday announced the finalization of a deal to sell six additional 777-300ERs to Cathay Pacific after the Hong Kong-based carrier exercised an existing option.

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The Logbook: American Goes All-In in JAL Poker Game

Posted December 3, 2009 by Phil Derner Jr.

American looks to plunk down a billion for JAL’s friendship, Condor to begin FRA-FLL in May, photos of Etihad’s first A330, Cathay Pacific will be bringing back the 747-400 to LAX and an F100 lands without its left main gear in West Timor.

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The Logbook: Too Much Information Edition

Posted November 23, 2009 by Phil Derner Jr.

Sully’s wife tells us things we don’t really need to know, American’s first 757 in Oneworld colors, Condor’s first 757-300 with winglets, and more…

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