Cathay Pacific expects its growing fleet of Airbus A350s, coupled with the retirement of older aircraft, will provide a significant boost to its fuel efficiency and emissions reduction efforts. The carrier took delivery of its first 10 A350s in 2016. It also retired its three A340-300s and its last three Boeing 747-400s. While Cathay kept its fuel efficiency relatively flat in 2016, the continued replacement of aircraft by A350s “will allow us to accelerate our airline’s fuel ...

REGISTER FOR FREE ACCESS (Valid Email Required)

Register now for free access to "Cathay Eyes Accelerating Efficiency Gains From A350s" and other premium content selected daily by our editors. Your free registration will also allow you to comment on any article posted to Aviationweek.com.

 

Current magazine subscribers: digital access to articles associated with your subscription are now included at no added charge to you. Simply use your subscriber email to log in to your account (or contact us for assistance in updating your account).
 
Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.

 

Already registered? here.