Cathay makes additions to its fleet

Cathay Pacific's B747-8 Freighter fleet and B777-300ER fleet increases to 14 and 53, respectively.

B747 B777 Cathay Pacific

Boeing and Cathay Pacific Airways announced that the latter has ordered an additional 747-8 Freighter and three 777-300ER (Extended Range) airplanes. The order, valued at about $1 billion at current list prices, will bolster Cathay Pacific’s 747-8 Freighter fleet and 777-300ER fleet to 14 and 53, respectively.