December 20, 2013
Cathay Pacific orders GE9X-powered Boeing 777-9X
Cathay Pacific Airways ordered 21 GE9X-powered Boeing 777-9X. This order makes Cathay Pacific the first customer in the Asia-Pacific region to select the new GE9X, which is part of the highly successful GE90 engine family. Cathay Pacific also signed a 15-year OnPoint solution agreement to cover the maintenance, repair and overhaul of the GE9X engines.