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User currently offlineJiml1126 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 1 day 4 hours ago) and read 1289 times:

From October 31, UA's HKG-SFO's one-stop flight will discontinued. However, UA will launch HKG-HNL's one-stop flight, still stops at Tokyo.

I guess it's the first quicker flight to HNL from HKG?

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User currently offlinePA006 From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 160 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 1 day 2 hours ago) and read 1153 times:

There is still a 4.5 hour layover in NRT.
There could even be a plane change.
So it is just a matter of having the same flight number
rather then a quicker flight...


User currently offlineHkgspotter1 From Hong Kong, joined Nov 2005, 0 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 1075 times:

You mean HKG - TKY - HNL - SFO ????

Will it still be a 744 , please say its a 777 !!!!


User currently offlineHkgspotter1 From Hong Kong, joined Nov 2005, 0 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 1072 times:

Nevermind, its UA826 and its a 744 !!!

User currently offlineN17085 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 1061 times:

Wow HNL-HKG. Do any other airlines currently operate that route from HNL? There is ANA and JAL, but none to HKG I think. Personally I think that CX should start service to HNL from HKG. I hope that route does good for UA. Does LAX-HKG have more pax than SFO-HKG, I would think that was a popular route. I would also think that it would be operated by a 772. I can't recall seeing a UA 744 in HNL before, but maybe it occurs sometimes.

User currently offlinePA006 From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 160 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 1050 times:

HKG-LAX has been cancelled.
Flights to SIN and DEL are also gone.
Only NRT, ORD, SFO remains as non-stop destinations from HKG.


User currently offlineCathay Pacific From Australia, joined May 2000, 1864 posts, RR: 1
Reply 6, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 1035 times:

KE also flie between HKG and HNL with a stop over in Seoul....and i think CI too stopping at TPE..

 Smile/happy/getting dizzy Smile/happy/getting dizzy Smile/happy/getting dizzy Cathay Pacific....The Heart of Asia  Smile/happy/getting dizzy Smile/happy/getting dizzy Smile/happy/getting dizzy



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User currently offlineMah4546 From Sweden, joined Jan 2001, 32613 posts, RR: 72
Reply 7, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 21 hours ago) and read 1016 times:

PA006, HKG-SIN is supposed to re-start for the spring schedule (8 April, I think).


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User currently offline9v-spk From Hong Kong, joined Aug 2001, 1646 posts, RR: 6
Reply 8, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 11 hours ago) and read 952 times:

HKG-HNl...thought it was non-stop.
That means UA is just the same as CI, Jl and other carriers.
Remember SQ operated the route non-stop to HNL...can say it was a failure.Looks like UA did a better choice, having a stop in Tokyo.


User currently offlineCathay Pacific From Australia, joined May 2000, 1864 posts, RR: 1
Reply 9, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 11 hours ago) and read 949 times:

will they be able to pick up pax from NRT??? if so...they should be able to do well as there are a lot of Japanese tourists going to HNL


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User currently offline9v-spk From Hong Kong, joined Aug 2001, 1646 posts, RR: 6
Reply 10, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 11 hours ago) and read 948 times:

I think if they are unable to fly to HNL and pick up pax from NRT then why not fly non-stop then?They should have gained traffic rights.
And if they started the route that's non-stop to HNL, it'd not be a profit-making route, that's for sure.

I hope UA made the right decision during the hard-times for now.


User currently offlineJiml1126 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 11, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 4 hours ago) and read 883 times:

UA's Tokyo-Hong Kong is the extension from Tokyo-Honolulu, so UA has the rights to pick up pax at Tokyo.

Tokyo-Honolulu used to extend to Seoul, but they now switch to Hong Kong.


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