Oneworld alliance member and Qantas partner Cathay Pacific will make sweeping changes to its Marco Polo Club frequent flyer scheme from April 15 2016, impacing how elite status is earned as well as the perks it provides. It’s a mixed bag, with an all-new points-based qualification system, a loss of ‘anytime lounge access’ privileges for […]
Cathay Pacific will launch its new business class seat in February 2016 on board its flagship Airbus A350 fleet, with a mid-life refresh for the current Boeing 777 and Airbus A330 business class to follow. The seat will come from Zodiac Aerospace and belong to the same Cirrus family as Cathay’s existing business class, although […]
Cathay Pacific will launch trials of inflight Internet on its Airbus A350 fleet from early next year, but remains unconvinced on the technology and says that many of its top-tier frequent flyers value being disconnected during their flight. “We’ve been looking at it for a number of years” admits Toby Smith, Cathay’s General Manager of […]
Cathay Pacific has turned to Australian skincare brands Aesop and Jurlique for its new first class and business class inflight amenity kits which are now being offered on all long-range flights.