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Cathay's 747-200 & 300 Aircraft  
User currently offlineGUNDU From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (14 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 days 11 hours ago) and read 2436 times:

I am wondering when Cathay retired their Classic 747 jets and what became of them.Was the Spirit Of HK 97 livery stripped off or transferred onto another 744 besides B-HOX?


BTW,I am going to SHA now.Couldn't find hotel in HKG  



Gundu

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User currently offlineDellatorre From Brazil, joined May 2000, 1088 posts, RR: 2
Reply 1, posted (14 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 days 10 hours ago) and read 2388 times:

I thought they still have the 747-300s. That´s a shame. I enjoyed it.

User currently offlineOxygen From Hong Kong, joined Sep 1999, 675 posts, RR: 1
Reply 2, posted (14 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 days 5 hours ago) and read 2327 times:

The 747-300s are all leased to PIA (except one which is out of service) , and for the 200s, B-HKG, the first cX747, was scapped, others were leased to either virgin or air atlantic or iberia.

User currently offlineB-HOX From Canada, joined Aug 2000, 228 posts, RR: 1
Reply 3, posted (14 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 days 4 hours ago) and read 2300 times:

B-HIB (The Spirit of HK 97) is being leased to Air Atlantic.....
i missed those classics....jets......  


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User currently offlineN754PR From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (14 years 2 months 3 weeks 1 day 20 hours ago) and read 2215 times:

The Iberia aircraft are on lease from Air Atlanta.

Gundu, sorry you could not find a hotel. The business in Hong Kong is going from strength to strength. CX are doing the best business they have ever done !!, who could think this so soon after the asian problems. Cathay should soon be on the tail of SQ (in size), as for service and safty we all know whats best !!!

N754PR



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