BRIEF-Cathay Pacific Airways Announces Sale And Leaseback Of Six Boeing 777-300ER Aircraft

March 16 (Reuters) - Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd:

* CATHAY PACIFIC AIRWAYS LTD ANNOUNCES SALE AND LEASEBACK TRANSACTION OF SIX BOEING 777-300ER AIRCRAFT

* TO SELL SIX BOEING 777-300ER AIRCRAFT AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT TO BOCA FOR US$703.8 MILLION

* DEAL FOR US$703.8 MILLION

* UNDER AGREEMENT CO TO LEASE BACK THE SIX AIRCRAFTS FROM BOCA

* LEASE TERM TO COMMENCE ON DELIVERY DATE, EXPIRE 240 MONTHS FROM BOEING DELIVERY DATE Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: