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 ...


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