Best Flights: Cathay Pacific Business Class


The Airline: Cathay Pacific Airways

The Flight: CX162 Sydney to Hong Kong  (1100 departure; 1750 arrival)

The Equipment: Airbus A330-300

The Cabin: Business Class, seat 14D 

Time & Date: 2014


Cathay Pacific upped the ante on the super-busy route between Sydney and Hong last year, with the rollout of a new Premium Economy and Business Class Service. The 2014 Skytrax Airline of the Year has four flights daily from Sydney, three flights daily from Melbourne, daily flights from Brisbane, four flights a week from Cairns and Adelaide, and 10 flights from Perth. Premium Economy and Business Class feature on all flights, which currently use A330 aircraft, however it has replaced one Airbus 330-300 with a Boeing 777-300ER on CX138/CX139 between Sydney and Hong Kong three times a week. This will be daily from February 2015. Some of the highlights of this new and improved Business Class service includes a new flat-bed seat, which is one of the longest and widest in the industry, and has been subject to intensive design input from Cathay's Marco Polo Club members to refine comfort and versatility, while allowing it to also be highly functional for eating, working and relaxing......

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