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Cathay PAcific

Sat Nov 13, 1999 7:17 am

Who hear has flown cathay pacific? How do you think of it? was the service good?
Well I thought it was terrific. I flew on it 4 times. all flights over 4 hours. 2 over 13 hours!
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RE: Cathay Pacific

Sat Nov 13, 1999 7:36 am

It is not just any airline. It is THE airline.

I flew with CX first in May 1997 - to HKG, then SEL and back, then AKL, back to HKG and then TPE and back. Service, at every stage and in each and every flight, was excellent - punctual, great food, just perfect in every way.

Then, earlier this year, I got to fly with them again - to HKG and then Osaka, back to HKG and onto LHR. The airport was this new CLK thingey, rather than the great old Kai Tak (do I sound just slightly biased?) but it was still the same old CX - wonderful service, wonderful crews and the KIX-HKG service was probably the best flight I'd ever had.

Well, if you haven't got the general gist by now . . !

Cathay is the world's best airline, based in Asia's greatest city and from CLK, so two out of three ain't bad! No seriously, it's the only choice.
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RE: Cathay Pacific

Sat Nov 13, 1999 11:32 am

AMEN kaitak! even though my name is us521 my favorite airline is CX! even though kai tak was a little rough on the runway an if you had to abort.FULL throttle and pull up fast. Ive never been to the new airport though none will be like Kai TAK.
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RE: Cathay Pacific

Sat Nov 13, 1999 2:04 pm

CX did well on F and C class. But sometime, if you are on Y class. Sometime,The service is not good.
Eventhought, I like to fly on CX due to it is easier to take a cockpit visit even jumpseat on landing.
I think CX will improve their service due to some airliners are doing very well on Y class. Such as SQ,TG...
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RE: Cathay PAcific

Sat Nov 13, 1999 7:35 pm

I love CX's service ... everything is smooth ( although its a shame i flew the LHR and AMS sector at Hong Kong just 3 months before they refitted their cabin to the new one with PTVs)

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