Boeing and Cathay Pacific Airways Celebrate First 777-300 Delivery

The Boeing 777-300 was showcased today in a ceremony celebrating the first delivery to Cathay Pacific Airways of Hong Kong. In 1995, Cathay Pacific was one of four of the world's premier airlines to place the initial orders for the 777-300. The airline has an additional six 777-300s on order. As of May 21, 27 customers worldwide had placed orders for 392 777s. Since its 1990 launch, the Boeing 777 family has captured more than 67 percent of the market for airplanes in its class.