Cathay Pacific Airways (CX) is scheduled to receive its first Airbus A350-900 at the end of April 2016. The airline will use the new aircraft on regional routes before commencing on its new London Gatwick Airport operation five months afterwards (News – December 11, 2015).
Emirates is enticing US based passengers to try its on board service by introducing a 2 for 1 special on economy and business class flights from its 9 gateways to 3 Asian destinations (Singapore, Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur) .
We previously discussed the longest non-stop flight from Qantas Airways (IATA Airline Code – QR) which is flew on an Airbus A380 (refer to post). As part of our Friday Aviation Trivia question, can you guess which city pairs and airlines operate the three shortlist flights on the A380? We will review the answer by Monday. Good luck.
In the meantime, check out Qantas’ video on its longest flight.