Cathay Pacific is Hong Kong’s national airline. Founded in 1946, the home airport is Cheklapkok (Hong Kong airport).
The company carries out regular passenger and freight transportation to 200 destinations located in 52 countries of the world, taking into account code-sharing agreements with other carriers.
He is the owner of a subsidiary of Dragonair, specializing in transportation in the Asia-Pacific region and a full member of the OneWorld airline alliance.
- In 2014, Katai Pacific was recognized as the best airline in the world.
- According to the influential British consulting agency SKYTRAX, specializing in the study of the quality of services provided by various air carriers, the airline was awarded five stars. There are eight such airlines in the world.
- Cathay Pacific ranks 11th in the Safest Airlines in the World 2019 Ranking by Jacdec.
On January 26, 2020, there are 152 airliners in the Cathay Pacific fleet, another 7 are ordered. The average age of the aircraft is 8.4 years.
The oldest – Boeing 777-200, with a tail number – B-HNA. His age is 23.7 years. The newest is the Airbus A350-1000, with tail number B-LXI. He is absolutely new.