Aviation

Cathay Pacific to avoid designated airspace zones in Taiwan: report

This comes at the back of China’s recent live-fire military drills.
3 days ago

Cathay Pacific to avoid designated airspace zones in Taiwan: report

This comes at the back of China’s recent live-fire military drills.
3 days ago

Cathay Pacific lands inaugural commercial flight at Third Runway

The flight was part of a familiarisation operation on the runway.

HK halts route-specific flight suspension mechanism

Inbound travellers will undergo an additional nucleic acid test on their third day of arrival.

Analyst sees fuel hedging price to go up amidst oil hike

Fuel hedging refers to buying oil in the future at a fixed earlier price.

Cathay Pacific’s total passengers skyrocketed by 141.5% YoY in May

However, this is still greatly below pre-pandemic levels.

Elevating ‘air taxi’ thru helicopter services in Hong Kong, Guangdong sought

Point-to-point air transport will be promoted to high-end travellers.

Swiss WorldCargo hops into Cathay Pacific and Lufthansa Cargo's business pact

The three will work together on handling shipments between HK and Europe.

Gov’t relaxes flight ban mechanisms starting 1 June

The adjustments will ease travellers’ journey whilst guarding imported cases.

Cathay Pacific now Asia’s first airline to pivot 10% SAF use by 2030

It sets its sights to buy over 350 million gallons of sustainable aviation fuels.

Lifting of flight ban boosts Cathay Pacific’s passenger total by 82.2% 

This is, however, still 98.7% lower than April 2019 figures.

Hong Kong reduces flight ban sanction to 7 days

The flight ban was shortened from 14 to seven days.

HK flight ban under review

Suspended flights to nine countries could be lifted from 1 April.

Gov't to end flight ban on 9 countries on 1 April

Hong Kong will also shorten the hotel quarantine period for arrivals.

Cathay Pacific passenger traffic rises 47.9% YoY in February 2022 

This was due to post-Chinese New Year traffic and student traffic.