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Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 7:00 pm

Cathy buys five 7773ER

http://www.reuters.com/article/marketsNews/idUKHKG8564020070807?rpc=44

[Edited 2007-08-07 12:01:18]
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 7:10 pm

Great news for boeing and cathay. How many total 77W's have they ordered now? When are the first coming?

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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 7:15 pm

They now have a total of 22 on order and currently have zero delivered.

With this in mind do we still think that CX will purchase the 748/380?

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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 7:31 pm

I think the first one is due around October this year and from what I have heard JFK will be the first route.
 
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 7:32 pm

Quoting CXfirst (Reply 1):
Great news for boeing and cathay. How many total 77W's have they ordered now?

Wow. This news must make Zeke very unhappy.  duck 
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 7:36 pm

Quoting ANstar (Reply 3):
I think the first one is due around October

I believe the first frame is out of the final assembly line at Everett, if not it should be the next one to roll out. That means that it could be ready for delivery in five or six weeks.
 
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 7:52 pm

Quoting AA7295 (Reply 2):
With this in mind do we still think that CX will purchase the 748/380?

The first thing I thought of when reading this news was that we won't be seeing 748 in Cathay's fleet now.
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 8:16 pm

Quoting AA7295 (Reply 2):
With this in mind do we still think that CX will purchase the 748/380?

Yes, but they wont order for about two years IMO.

Quoting Halls120 (Reply 4):
Quoting CXfirst (Reply 1):
Great news for boeing and cathay. How many total 77W's have they ordered now?

Wow. This news must make Zeke very unhappy.

Why? The only airbus competitor that can be delivered in the required time frame is the A340-600 and with so many 777-300ER on order, an order for 5 A340's would make no sense.
 
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 8:36 pm

Nice little order.
Wonder if it was previously a UFO on Boeing's site. If not, gettting ever closer 1000 Triples ordered!  Smile


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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 8:39 pm

Quoting AA7295 (Reply 2):
They now have a total of 22 on order and currently have zero delivered.

Looks like it's 23 total, according to their own press release:

http://www.cathaypacific.com/cpa/en_...5f9af34110VgnVCM10000010d21c39____



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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 8:47 pm

I think CX will order either the B 747-8 or the A 380 eventually, most likely the B 747-8.

The B 777-300ERs are for expansion and for A 340 replacement, not as a B 747-400 replacement.
 
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 9:05 pm

Quoting Halls120 (Reply 4):
Wow. This news must make Zeke very unhappy.

Why ?

Quoting United Airline (Reply 10):
The B 777-300ERs are for expansion and for A 340 replacement, not as a B 747-400 replacement.

You will see them replacing some 744 services, and the 744 redeployed, same with the 340.
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 9:16 pm

Quoting United Airline (Reply 10):
I think CX will order either the B 747-8 or the A 380 eventually, most likely the B 747-8.

It's unlikely to happen in the next 5 years.

Quoting United Airline (Reply 10):
The B 777-300ERs are for expansion and for A 340 replacement, not as a B 747-400 replacement.

That would be a simplistic view and somewhat incorrect.

The only aircraft confirmed to be removed are the 3 A346s and the 7 B742Fs, making a total of 10. The press release indicates 180 aircraft by 2011. There are 152 group-wise as at today. That makes 38 additions. Announced are 35 additional aircraft to join the fleet (23 B773ERs, 6 B744ERFs, 2 B744BCFs, 4 A333s). They have always stated 43 despite only 35 have so far been accounted for. So we can expect another order soon.

Their plan is to have all pacific services on B773ERs eventually. They fly 11 dailies currently (W07) (1 CYYZ, 2 CYVRs, 1 CYVR/KJFK, 2 KJFKs, 3 KLAXs, 2 KSFOs) requiring at least 23 aircraft. With the (imminent) possible launch of KJFK-EGLL, KORD and more CYYZs, and possible B773ERs on European rotations, the requirement will only go up.

The current order is possibly to do with the decision to retire the B742Fs early, requiring more B744s to be converted to fill the "void".

My predictions? Watch out for yet more B773ERs, more B744BCF conversions and the A343s are going nowhere in the foreseeable future.

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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 9:32 pm

Quoting Halls120 (Reply 4):
Wow. This news must make Zeke very unhappy.

Hey I worked it out.....

Quoting UALMMFlyer (Thread starter):
Cathy buys five 7773ER

Should be, Cathay, but hey, that does not upset me, not as bad as a QUANTAS  Smile
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 9:55 pm

Sh... I hope they order 748Is or A380s soon. I don´t like one of my favourite airlines operating my least favorite airplane.
 
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 9:58 pm

From what I heard, ALL of CX's B 747-400s will stay until they reach the age of 25 at least and they are not converting any of the current B 747-400s to freighters.

I doubt ALL pacific services will go B 777-300ERs. We will still see a large number of B 747-400 and A 340-300 flights.

Correct me if I am wrong.

Hope they will get the B 747-8 or A 380 soon
 
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 10:22 pm

Quoting Raggi (Reply 8):
Nice little order.
Wonder if it was previously a UFO on Boeing's site. If not, gettting ever closer 1000 Triples ordered!

This seems a new order, as the Reuters article says "A company spokeswoman confirmed on Tuesday the orders were new."

Quoting United Airline (Reply 10):
think CX will order either the B 747-8 or the A 380 eventually, most likely the B 747-8.

The B 777-300ERs are for expansion and for A 340 replacement, not as a B 747-400 replacement.



Quoting Cloudyapple (Reply 12):
That would be a simplistic view and somewhat incorrect.

The only aircraft confirmed to be removed are the 3 A346s and the 7 B742Fs, making a total of 10. The press release indicates 180 aircraft by 2011. There are 152 group-wise as at today

The CATHAY press release says that they have presently 87 PASSENGER aircrafts (24 Boeing 747-400s, 15 Airbus A340-300s, 3 Airbus A340-600s, 17 Boeing 777-200/300s and 28 Airbus A330-300s). New order are 23 B777-300ER and 4 A333. This seems (even if not demonstrates) that the B773ER are not foreseen to substitute at least all the B744. To assess when additional aircrafts, of them eventually a good No. of VLA, would be ordered. To estimate when, it would be useful to know how old are the B744 (Pax)

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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 11:19 pm

Quoting United Airline (Reply 16):
I doubt ALL pacific services will go B 777-300ERs. We will still see a large number of B 747-400 and A 340-300 flights.

773ERs are meant to replace all 744s on transpacific routes as they can go westbound non-stop with better payload then the 744s in the winter months... saving $$ from fuel stops and changing crews.
 
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 11:39 pm

Quoting AA7295 (Reply 2):
They now have a total of 22 on order and currently have zero delivered.

Incorrect:

12 from Boeing direct Dec, 05'
4 from ILFC Dec. 05'
2 options filled via Boeing June 06'
5 from Boeing direct Aug. 07'

Total firm orders is now (23). First one delivered in Sept. this year.

Good news for CX and Boeing and the 77W program.

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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 11:41 pm

Quoting Cloudyapple (Reply 12):
The only aircraft confirmed to be removed are the 3 A346s

Why Cathay getting rid of the A346? they are still reletively young aircraft?
And why do they only have 3 frames?
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 11:47 pm

Quoting United Airline (Reply 16):
they are not converting any of the current B 747-400s to freighters.

If your fleet planning and forecast goes as far as next year then you may well be correct (or otherwise). But it was silly to make that claim when you suggested the B744s are to stay until they are 25, which itself is another unsubstantiated statement.

Quoting TKV (Reply 17):
The CATHAY press release says that they have presently 87 PASSENGER aircrafts (24 Boeing 747-400s, 15 Airbus A340-300s, 3 Airbus A340-600s, 17 Boeing 777-200/300s and 28 Airbus A330-300s). New order are 23 B777-300ER and 4 A333. This seems (even if not demonstrates) that the B773ER are not foreseen to substitute at least all the B744. To assess when additional aircrafts, of them eventually a good No. of VLA, would be ordered. To estimate when, it would be useful to know how old are the B744 (Pax)



Quoting United Airline (Reply 10):
The B 777-300ERs are for expansion and for A 340 replacement

With Cathay, nothing needs to be replaced imminently apart from the B742Fs - even the A346s have their own unique role in the fleet. Existing aircraft getting bumped off the pacific routes will simply go onto other routes.

So to suggest the B773ERs are to replace the A340s (A346s leaving is a well known fact so I assume the A343s are implied here) is unsubstantiated. Apologies if you meant the A346s.

As for the VLAs we'll have to wait and see.

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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Tue Aug 07, 2007 11:48 pm

Quoting Aerohottie (Reply 20):
Why Cathay getting rid of the A346? they are still reletively young aircraft?

I wondering the same thing. I know they were unhappy with it at first, but they are very young aircraft and I thought I remember seeing that Airbus had worked out the kinks with CX's later delivered 346. They should keep these and redeploy them on other routes. Just my  twocents 
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 12:26 am

As far as I know the leases are up next year and they are going. It's a small subfleet and the 10 B773ERs being delivered this year and next can do the same job just as well if not better.

2 of them are the heavy early builds and 1 is a proper non HGW product.

That's the last I heard. Plans are changing all the time. There have been rumours that Cathay is to pick up more A346s - but they have so far remained rumours.

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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 12:36 am

Quoting EA772LR (Reply 22):
I wondering the same thing. I know they were unhappy with it at first, but they are very young aircraft and I thought I remember seeing that Airbus had worked out the kinks with CX's later delivered 346
They have only 3 (?) A346 (one of them improved regarding the initial 2 ?), but 15 A343.

Is the B772ER not more adequate to substitute a A343, instead the B773ER ??.

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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 12:42 am

Cool  Smile
Does anyone what configuration those 773ER's will have divided in first, business and eco?

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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 12:51 am

I have never really understood why Cathay flies the A343 beside the 772ER, and the A346 beside the 773ER? I realize in this thread that they were initially displeased with some of their A340s but why would they order a whole new type, the 777, when they already have the complementary competing product? I have posted this question in other threads, and never really received a satisfying answer, or much of an answer at all! Any info is appreciated.
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 1:15 am

I am guessing they did not consult with Zeke on this one.  duck 

Good for them, the 77W has proven to be a hell of a plane.
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 2:03 am

Quoting TKV (Reply 24):
Is the B772ER not more adequate to substitute a A343, instead the B773ER ??.

Cathay has no B772ER at the moment. I doubt you will see the B772ER sell to a new customer, given the competition on the horizon. B789s are slightly smaller but a lot more efficient. So efficient that airlines are willing to buy more of them running more frequencies than getting any more B772ERs.

Once again and hopefully for all, the B773ERs are NOT bought to replace any of the A343s.

Across the Pacific Cathay needs an aircraft with a lot of capacity. B772ERs are too small.

Quoting CityAirline (Reply 25):
Does anyone what configuration those 773ER's will have divided in first, business and eco?

6/58/239 - new products in all 3 classes.

Quoting AA777223 (Reply 26):
I have never really understood why Cathay flies the A343 beside the 772ER

They have no B772ERs. They have 5 B772As for regional routes. A343s are predominantly for longhauls with gap filling regional flights. Apart from A333s and B772As, there is no overlap in the fleet. Each aircraft has its own role.

Quoting AA777223 (Reply 26):
and the A346 beside the 773ER?

The A346s are going to leave next year according to the current plan.

Quoting AA777223 (Reply 26):
why would they order a whole new type, the 777

They already have 5+12 B772As/B773As in the fleet. So it's not a brand new type.
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 2:08 am

Will this mean aircraft are freed up to run a MAN service?
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 2:09 am

Quoting Norcal773 (Reply 27):
Good for them, the 77W has proven to be a hell of a plane.

This is the second follow on order from Cathay - this has come before they receive their first B773ER in September.

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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 2:11 am

Quoting DptMAN (Reply 29):
Will this mean aircraft are freed up to run a MAN service?
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Nothing to do with aircraft. Moscow is refusing the 5th freedom rights. So until it's resolved, no pax flights to Manchester.
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 2:14 am

Quoting United Airline (Reply 10):
The B 777-300ERs are for expansion and for A 340 replacement, not as a B 747-400 replacement.

Any idea of new routes they will be used on?
 
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 2:28 am

Did I say aircrafts? If yes then sorry it was a typo. It's aircraft of course.

Anyway the B747-400 will remain in CX's fleet/pacific operations for a long time

Thanks for the info
 
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 2:29 am

Quoting AA777223 (Reply 26):
I have posted this question in other threads, and never really received a satisfying answer, or much of an answer at all! Any info is appreciated.

There have been a number of recent threads that you have apparently missed that cast some light on the issue. One was Longest 77W Route (by EA772LR Jul 30 2007 in Civil Aviation)
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 2:41 am

Quoting Robbie86 (Reply 32):
Any idea of new routes they will be used on?

5 B773ERs by end 2007 - Second daily KJFK 840/841 to start with. Then the first KJFK 830/831. A346s move to CYYZ by year end. Then CYYZ 828/829 when more (5) B773ERs arrive next year.

No new routes.

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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 2:47 am

Quoting Cloudyapple (Reply 31):
Nothing to do with aircraft. Moscow is refusing the 5th freedom rights. So until it's resolved, no pax flights to Manchester.

5th freedom or Russia Airspace rights? Oasis HK did it without overflying Russia so CX could too although it adds an hour to the travel thus not very economical.

Quoting Robbie86 (Reply 32):
Any idea of new routes they will be used on?

I've heard SFO is one of them.

Quoting Cloudyapple (Reply 30):
for them, the 77W has proven to be a hell of a plane.

This is the second follow on order from Cathay - this has come before they receive their first B773ER in September.

I meant proven to be a hell of a plane with other carriers.
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 2:58 am

Quoting CityAirline (Reply 25):
Does anyone what configuration those 773ER's will have divided in first, business and eco?

F6 C57 Y238 according to a link in CX To Start 3rd Daily JFK / +1 Weekly PER (by YLWbased Jul 30 2007 in Civil Aviation)
 
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 3:10 am

Quoting Norcal773 (Reply 36):
5th freedom or Russia Airspace rights?

5th freedom. Manchester is supposed to be a 1 stopper via Moscow with 5th freedom between Manchester and Moscow.

Cathay has been flying Hong Kong Europe along A368/B330 (Siberia-China) for many years.
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 3:14 am

Quoting SunriseValley (Reply 37):
F6 C57 Y238 according to a link in CX To Start 3rd Daily JFK / +1 Weekly PER (by YLWbased Jul 30 2007 in Civil Aviation)

As I wrote before - 6/58/239. Numbers in that thread are incorrect.

F - 2 rows of 3 (1-2, ADK)
C - 14 rows of 4 (11-12, 15-26, ADGK)
C - 1 row of 2 (27, AK) (fishbone)
Y - 13 rows of 9 (31-43, ABC/DEG/HJK)
Y - 1 row of 3 (44, ABC)
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Y - 1 row of 6 (54, ABC/HJK)
Y - 11 rows of 9 (55-65, ABC/DEG/HJK)
Y - 2 rows of 7 (66-67, AC/DEG/HK)

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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 3:28 am

Quoting Cloudyapple (Reply 38):
5th freedom. Manchester is supposed to be a 1 stopper via Moscow with 5th freedom between Manchester and Moscow.

Thanks for the clarification.
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 3:48 am

Quoting Cloudyapple (Reply 35):
A346s move to CYYZ by year end. Then CYYZ 828/829 when more (5) B773ERs arrive next year.

It will be great to see some more A346s at YYZ, currently only LH flies the long bird on a seasonal basis to Toronto. On the other hand, the B773 will become a very familiar site at YYZ and around the world.

What a great year for the B77W /L program !

Has Airbus looking into the possibility of converting the A346s and A345s into freighters ? Recent moves by AC, Thai and other would indicate that there will be a lot of homeless A340s within the next few years.

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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 3:56 am

Quoting Norcal773 (Reply 36):
I've heard SFO is one of them.

CX is starting their second SFO flight with a 744.
 
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 3:58 am

I'd expect YYC to be a new route for CX in the not to distant future. Apparently they have been recruiting in the Calgary area.
 
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 4:14 am

Quoting KrisYYZ (Reply 41):
Recent moves by AC, Thai and other would indicate that there will be a lot of homeless A340s within the next few years.

Why Thai?? Tehre was a rumor about them dumping the A354 to SAA but evidently it was just that, a rumor.

Quoting Legacyins (Reply 42):
CX is starting their second SFO flight with a 744.

I believe I've read here that SFO will be one of the first destinations for CX 77W once they start receiving them. Of course, I could be wrong.  wink 

Quoting KrisYYZ (Reply 41):
What a great year for the B77W /L program !

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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 5:17 am

Quoting KrisYYZ (Reply 41):

Has Airbus looking into the possibility of converting the A346s and A345s into freighters ?

The A345s are still fairly young to be converted into freighters. SQ are thinking of using theirs in an all-premium configuration to LAX and EWR.....

http://www.flightglobal.com/articles...iders-all-business-for-airbus.html
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 5:28 am

Quoting Raggi (Reply 8):
Wonder if it was previously a UFO on Boeing's site. If not, gettting ever closer 1000 Triples ordered!

In the Boeing unfilled order list

There is no UFO order for 5 B773ER listed in 2007, which seem to re-comfirm it is a new order
(Nor the 4 B773ER for Philippine appear)

By the way: in the same list it can be seen:

The UFO's (13 B777 and 2 B747) booked in the July 31 report are:

2 x 747-8F GE 27-Jul-2007
1 x 777F GE 27-Jul-2007
12 x 777-300ER GE 31-Jul-2007 12 (who ??)

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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 6:02 am

I wonder if CX will start any route to CPH or ARN as SK is very interested to start one to HKG...
 
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 6:18 am

Wow! This news certainly came out of nowhere!
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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 6:56 am

Quoting Cloudyapple (Reply 35):
5 B773ERs by end 2007 - Second daily KJFK 840/841 to start with. Then the first KJFK 830/831. A346s move to CYYZ by year end. Then CYYZ 828/829 when more (5) B773ERs arrive next year.
No new routes.



Quoting Cloudyapple (Reply 28):
Cathay has no B772ER at the moment. I doubt you will see the B772ER sell to a new customer, given the competition on the horizon. B789s are slightly smaller but a lot more efficient. So efficient that airlines are willing to buy more of them running more frequencies than getting any more B772ERs.
Once again and hopefully for all, the B773ERs are NOT bought to replace any of the A343s.
Across the Pacific Cathay needs an aircraft with a lot of capacity. B772ERs are too small

The B789 can only be considered it they can wait until 2013-4 !!
As you say that the A343 will not be substituted by the B773ER, and also that Cathay needs more capacity, I assume they will not substitute either B744s

I think that the list above does not cover the 23 new B773ER ordered.
- What will the balance be used for ?? New routes after 2008?
- Can Cathay wait until 2013/4 to substitute the A343 ?? If not, what is foreseen ??

Thanks in advance for clarifying these my doubts

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RE: Cathay Buys Five 773ER

Wed Aug 08, 2007 7:14 am

Quoting TKV (Reply 46):
(Nor the 4 B773ER for Philippine appear)

The order for the first two is dated 12 Mar 07. The option exercised for the other two is already reflected on the 31 Jul Orders and Deliveries spreadsheet.

http://active.boeing.com/commercial/orders/index.cfm

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