Last Thursday, August 31, the airline received the first of 21 planes ordered.
Asian airline Hong Kong Airlines has received the first Airbus A350-900 aircraft on 31 August, in the framework of a lease with the company AerCap.
It is the first of 21 aircraft entrusted to the mentioned company, which added to the 15 that Hong Kong Airlines ordered lease directly to Airbus and another 6 in leasing with other companies.
Hong Kong Airlines began with regional flights and since December began to venture into long-haul routes, the first being the route to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
The airplanes Airbus A350-900 have three classes with 334 seats configuration, 33 in Business class, convertible into flat beds, 108 class Economy comfort and 193 in Economy class.