Cathay takes delivery of 1,000th Trent 700

Cathay Pacific Airways announced that it has taken delivery of the 1,000th Trent 700 engine produced by Rolls-Royce.


A330 Cathay Pacific Dragonair Rolls-Royce Trent 700


Cathay Pacific Airways announced that it has taken delivery of the 1,000th Trent 700 engine produced by Rolls-Royce. The engine will be deployed on the airline’s Airbus A330-300 fleet of passenger aircraft.

 Cathay Pacific was the first airline to receive a Trent 700 and together with its sister airline Dragonair is the now the world’s biggest operator of the engine. The airline group currently operates 48 Trent-powered A330 aircraft and has another 19 on firm order.