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User currently offlineRyaneverest From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (13 years 10 months 2 weeks 1 day 13 hours ago) and read 2094 times:

I've heard of rumors saying that:

Pacific Airlines is going to inaugurate services to Hong Kong from Da Nang, Vietnam on 22 December. There are 2 flights per week. Equipment is A310.

Royal Khmer Airlines is expected to inaugurate services to Hong Kong from Siem Reap, Cambodia on 1 January which also marks the startup date of this new airline. Equipment is 737-300 or -400. Other destinations of the airline are Bangkok and Ho Chi Minh City.

Kind of good news... can anybody confirm or correct the info?

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User currently offlineRyaneverest From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (13 years 10 months 2 weeks 1 day 12 hours ago) and read 2047 times:

Lauda Air has applied for rights to fly from Vienna non-stop with 777s. Don't know about any more details. American Airlines is expected to start flying into Hong Kong from Chicago, San Jose or Seattle. Continental is expected to fly from Houston.

Could somebody please confirm these too.


User currently offlineHkgspotter1 From Hong Kong, joined Nov 2005, 0 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (13 years 10 months 2 weeks 1 day 12 hours ago) and read 2048 times:

I heard that Pacific Airlines would usea MD-80/90 aircraft, apart from that I've heard thesame news as you.

Tonight another IL-76 was not approved to fly to Hong Kong. Just like the last one it went to Macau.


User currently offlineGardermoen From Australia, joined Jul 1999, 1522 posts, RR: 1
Reply 3, posted (13 years 10 months 2 weeks 1 day 12 hours ago) and read 2046 times:

Pacific Airlines will indeed operate the MD90 for the twice weekly Danang service, and fromMarch 2001 a Danang-Taipei service will be offered.

I hope the Lauda 777 service will happen. They only pulled out about a year ago with the 767 service via Bangkok. Landing charges must surely be dropping if airlines are looking at HKG once again. I hope that SAS will look at Hong Kong once again, perhaps with the 330/340.


User currently offlineN503JB From Hong Kong, joined May 2000, 303 posts, RR: 2
Reply 4, posted (13 years 10 months 2 weeks 1 day 11 hours ago) and read 2029 times:

They will going for 4 flights in Christmas time. Operating the MD-90. My company going to handle it!!


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User currently offlineRyaneverest From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 5, posted (13 years 10 months 1 week 6 days 11 hours ago) and read 1998 times:

N503JB, do you work for Pacific Airlines? If yes, can you provide a schedule (what date and time) are they coming? I only know that they're coming on 22 December.

Thanks!


User currently offlineN503JB From Hong Kong, joined May 2000, 303 posts, RR: 2
Reply 6, posted (13 years 10 months 1 week 6 days 11 hours ago) and read 1992 times:

Well, I am not working in Pacific Airlines. I am working in Dargon Air, we are going to handle on it! As I knew, they are planning for 4 flight between 20 Dec to 2 Jan. Arrival time will be 2100, departure time will be in the morning around 0900. Hope can help!! The type will use the UNI AIR MD-90!

N503JB
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User currently offlineCB777 From United States of America, joined Sep 1999, 1216 posts, RR: 2
Reply 7, posted (13 years 10 months 1 week 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 1980 times:

Continental Airlines is going to start the Newark-Hong Kong on March 1, 2001. They will fly this route on B777-200.


CB777


User currently offlineHkgspotter1 From Hong Kong, joined Nov 2005, 0 posts, RR: 0
Reply 8, posted (13 years 10 months 1 week 5 days 23 hours ago) and read 1964 times:

DRAGON AIR, you always say DARGON AIR.

Still don't understand why such a small carrier is going to park their plane at CLK for 12 hours.

I've just heard that CO will repaint the Peter Max 777's in April !!!, I hope I see it in HKG.


User currently offlineRyaneverest From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 9, posted (13 years 10 months 1 week 5 days 17 hours ago) and read 1951 times:

N503JB,

Is that not 22 December for the first flight? If so I'll be going to Sha Lo Wan in the morning on 23 December. If it's 20, anyway, I can still go on 21 December in the morning.

Hkgspotter1,

I've also heard that Continental's inaugural flight from Newark into Hong Kong will be flown by the Peter Max 777. And yes, shortly after that in April it'll be repainted back into the regular CO livery.


User currently offlineN503JB From Hong Kong, joined May 2000, 303 posts, RR: 2
Reply 10, posted (13 years 10 months 1 week 4 days 10 hours ago) and read 1933 times:

Hkgspotter1 Still don't understand why such a small carrier is going to park their plane at CLK for 12 hours. (is HKG not CLK) a lot of people doesn't know the name of CLK!!!

Answer the question for you (little boy)!!The reason is business reason!!! You don't have to understand, because this is not your business and you just a little spotter in Hong Kong! Continental is understand what they are doing on their business for EWR-HKG-EWR!!

Even though I telling everyone I am working in KA. However, that's not your business. Also, I just posting message for Ryaneverest. You just heard that CO flie the Peter Max for the first flight!!! Too bad, don't tell me you are the only one spotter in Hong kong!! I heard that 40 days ago!!!

TO : Ryaneverest

UNI AIR (Pacific Airlines)
the first flight will be 22 DEC 2100 arrival and DEP will be 23 0900. Aircraft will be MD-90 (EX UNI AIR). IF i got more detail, contact you by e-mail. Let me know you email address!!!!

N503JB
jetBlue



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