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Cathay Pacific A330

In depth

How protests and pandemic pushed Cathay to the brink

As Covid-19 tore into the aviation industry, some airlines were able to fall back on the profits of previous years, but the impact of anti-government protests removed any possible cushion for Hong Kong’s flag carrier. 

AirAsia A321neo

News

AirAsia Berhad secured new loan: airline chief

Budget carrier AirAsia Berhad has agreed fresh funding as it seeks to navigate its way through the Covid-19 crisis.

Boeing 777-9 Cathay Pacific

News

Cathay confirms 777-9 deliveries delayed to ‘beyond 2025’

Cathay Pacific has given an indication of the timeline surrounding deferrals of its Boeing 777-9 aircraft, confirming that the widebodies will only be delivered “beyond 2025”. 

Malaysia Airlines parked fleet

Analysis

Lessors baulk at Malaysia Airlines’ restructuring plan

Sixteen third-party lessors have exposure to Malaysia Airlines, which earlier this month announced an “urgent restructuring exercise” that would include a “drastic” relook at its network and fleet plans.