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Cathay Pacific Welcomes Graduation Of Ten Local Cadet Pilots

24 August 2001 Press Release Airline News

Cathay Pacific Airways today held a graduation ceremony for ten local cadet pilots who have completed its Cadet Pilot Programme at BAE SYSTEMS Flight Training in Adelaide, South Australia. The ten graduates bring the number of cadet pilots who have graduated from Cathay Pacific`s programme to almost 150 since it first began in 1988. Cathay Pacific investment in the programme is part of its long-term commitment to develop Hong Kong`s aviation industry.

Cathay Pacific Welcomes Its First Learjet

22 August 2001 Press Release Airline News

Cathay Pacific Airways today welcomed the arrival of its first Learjet 45 training aircraft—which landed at Hong Kong International Airport at 2:20pm this afternoon. The aircraft was ordered from Canadian manufacturer Bombardier Aerospace for use in Cathay Pacific`s pilot training programme.

oneworld Anniversary Marked With New Appointment

1 February 2001 Press Release Airline News

Cathay Pacific Airways today welcomed the appointment of Maunu von Lueders in the new post of Vice-President Sales of the oneworldTM global airline alliance. His appointment marks the second anniversary of “the alliance that revolves around you”, which today comprises 31 carriers - full members Aer Lingus, American Airlines, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Finnair, Iberia, LanChile and Qantas - and 23 affiliates.

Cathay Pacific Appoints Three New General Managers

24 September 2000 Press Release Airline News

Cathay Pacific Airways today announced the appointment of three new General Managers as part of its annual management appointments. Chitty Cheung has been appointed General Manager, Alliance; Dane Cheng is now General Manager Sales, Hong Kong & China; and Quince Chong has been appointed General Manager, Inflight Services.