Departing via rwy 09 while having some artic conditions in AMS, a sight no more.. [1200 pix]
1400px "Cathay 882" arriving from HKG into a sunny SoCal on final for RWY24R. The last time I saw this aircraft was a year earlier in Seattle prior to delivery to CX. [Canon 7D]
The B777-300 is currently the biggest aircraft in CX in terms of capacity, carrying 42J/356Y.
Deliveried more than 21 years ago on 30th Jan 1993 by Singapore Airlines as 9V-SMQ, was operated also by El Al as 4X-ELS.
Thundering away; starting her long voyage back towards Hong Kong
Flight CX270 bound for Hong Kong being operated for the first time by the mighty 77W, i like them already! Here getting airborne via rwy 24 [1200 pix]
These A340's are slowly becoming classic aircraft as more and more of them dissapear to the deserts, as of the 1st of November 14, CX will start to operate the HKG-AMS-HKG route with there 77W's [... (more)
The final visit of a Cathay Pacific A340.