One of the world’s heaviest users of the Boeing 777 widebody jet has taken delivery of its 50th 777-300ER.
With the delivery, Cathay Pacific will have 67 777 aircraft in its fleet, including 12 777-300s and five 777-200s.
Cathay Pacific is expected to take delivery of three more 777-300ERs in 2015.
The Hong Kong-based passenger airline founded in 1946 by American Roy C. Farrell and Australian Sydney H. de Kantzow also is a launch customer for the 777X.
It has ordered 21 777-9X airplanes.
Spirit AeroSystems manufactures parts of the 777, including its foreward fuselage.