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Cathay Pacific To Restore All Flights By September  
User currently offlineHkg82 From Hong Kong, joined Apr 2002, 1266 posts, RR: 1
Posted (11 years 1 month 1 day 11 hours ago) and read 4221 times:

According to Cathay Pacific’s most recent press release & along with the WHO declaring Hong Kong SARS-free, they are going to restore their flight schedule to pre-SARS levels by September. CX will restore 170 weekly flights in July & operate about 90% of regular services in August and the entire schedule will be back to normal & back to pre-SARS levels by the end of September. They have handled this crisis superbly (as the whole of Hong Kong has) considering they, along with Dragonair, were in the possible position (HK second hardest hit by SARS, no domestic traffic to ease the losses, etc.)

Furthermore, they will be giving away 10,000 free tickets!!

Read more below!

http://www.cathaypacific.com/intl/aboutus/press/0,3845,31342-95450,00.html

Hkg82.


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User currently offlineAS739X From United States of America, joined Apr 2003, 6086 posts, RR: 24
Reply 1, posted (11 years 1 month 1 day 10 hours ago) and read 4177 times:

Sabre shows SFO-HKG back to a 747-400 on July 2nd
ASSFO



"Some pilots avoid storm cells and some play connect the dots!"
User currently offlinePW100 From Netherlands, joined Jan 2002, 2364 posts, RR: 11
Reply 2, posted (11 years 1 month 1 day 9 hours ago) and read 4156 times:

That is tremendous news! Hang on guys, you're going to make it!
Congrats to CX for weathering this awful period.

PW100



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User currently offlineKevs From Australia, joined Jun 2003, 46 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (11 years 1 month 1 day 6 hours ago) and read 4109 times:

That's a very good news!!!  Big thumbs up

I wish I can see their new plane orders sooon..

is CX considering some to order 773ER and A380 before SARS??


User currently offlineN754pr From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (11 years 1 month 1 day 5 hours ago) and read 4079 times:

YOU GUYS IN THE USA!!

I heard today there are now trips for US$ 160 including the flight and TWO nights in a GOOD hotel!!

Tell us when your on the way for some spotting  Smile/happy/getting dizzy


User currently offlineRichcandy From UK - England, joined Aug 2001, 718 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (11 years 1 month 22 hours ago) and read 3997 times:

Hi

There is also a sepcial from London to HKG for about GBP580 for 2 pax incl tax , transfers and accommodation.

I think you need to book by 17Jul and travel 01Aug-30Sep. the availability is not that great.


Rich



User currently offlineJBirdAV8r From United States of America, joined Jun 2001, 4488 posts, RR: 21
Reply 6, posted (11 years 1 month 21 hours ago) and read 3966 times:

Very good news for CX! It's always good to hear of someone pulling out of a slump. It's also good news for the industry as a whole.

Congrats, all you CXers... Smile/happy/getting dizzy



I got my head checked--by a jumbo jet
User currently offlineEjazz From United Arab Emirates, joined May 2002, 719 posts, RR: 34
Reply 7, posted (11 years 1 month 16 hours ago) and read 3903 times:

News I am very glad to hear and so far without any staff retrenchments. Full credit to Cathay and its staff. An Airline further south could learn a lot from your example  Smile


Etihad Girl, You're a great way to fly.
User currently offlineHkg82 From Hong Kong, joined Apr 2002, 1266 posts, RR: 1
Reply 8, posted (11 years 1 month 16 hours ago) and read 3898 times:

Likewise, there is much CX could learn from Singapore Airlines when it comes to route expansion & capturing international traffic (in coordination with the HK Government, like SIA’s coordination with the Singaporean Government when negotiating air services agreements).

CX should be about 10 times bigger than it actually is……

Hkg82.


User currently offlineConcordeBoy From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 9, posted (11 years 1 month 12 hours ago) and read 3844 times:

...and probably 10 times less financially secure in the event thereof.

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