The Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific Group offers scheduled passenger and cargo services to over 200 destinations in Asia, North America, Australia, Europe and Africa, using a fleet of close to 200 aircraft. From its origins as a small regional freight operator established in 1946, Cathay Pacific Airways has grown to become one of the world’s leading international air cargo carriers. The airline currently has a fleet of 20 Boeing 747 freighters, namely six 747-400ERFs (Extended Range Freighter) and 14 747-8 freighters.
Cathay Pacific Cargo Terminal at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) commenced operations on 21 February 2013. The HK$5.9 billion facility is one of the biggest and most sophisticated terminals in the world, providing additional air cargo handling capacity and facilities that will help to further reinforce Hong Kong’s position as the world’s premier international air freight hub. The terminal has been designed for an annual air cargo throughput capacity of 2.6 million tonnes and will be a common-use facility open to all airline customers.
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