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Cathay unveils new Business class product; Flurry of worldwide overhaul activity


Cathay Pacific earlier this month unveiled its new Business flat-bed seats, to be introduced to the carrier’s fleet of 50 long-haul aircraft from Mar-2011. The upgrade coincides with a recovery in premium traffic demand and is part of efforts by the Hong Kong-based carrier to play to its strengths as a leading premium carrier. [3954 words]

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  • No mention on premium economy
  • Flurry of overhaul activity
  • Cabin upgrade requiring USD129 million upgrade
  • 50 aircraft to be included in retrofit
  • Constant development of products required to remain competitive

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  • Current and new Business class seating
  • Cathay Pacific new vs current business class specifications
  • Select airline cabin retrofit news: 2H2010
  • Seat pitch and width of carriers operating A330 and B777 equipment
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