planeophilic wrote:Did you folks get any official certificates?
hongkongflyer wrote:planeophilic wrote:Did you folks get any official certificates?
Yes for all passangers. For Marco Polo members, additional gift have been given few weeks after the flight via post services
Robisintheair wrote:Thank you for this amazing trip report! And its so sad to see, that this beauty is now history
11725Flyer wrote:Great trip report. It truly looked like a special flight.
allrite wrote:Of all the aircraft in the sky the 747 is the saddest to farewell. To me it is the aircraft that most epitomises long distance flying so that even if you are on a short leg you feel like you are off on a grand adventure. I was fortunate enough to fly on the 747-400 with Cathay.
Thank you for sharing this report, both here and on your blog. Sounds like you made some wonderful final memories!
Flightsimboy wrote:Glad you were able to experience this. I visited Hong Kong for the first time last year and absolutely loved it!!! So looking forward to flying it's home based carrier someday.
I noticed Roni in the group pic. It goes without saying he would definitely be there for this auspicious occasion!!
SYDSpotter wrote:How very sad, my first ever flight was as a 6 yr old flying SYD-HKG on a Cathay Pacific 747-300 (flying into Kai Tak). Now both the 747 for Cathay and Kai Tak are no longer around. How I wish I was a bit older to enjoy both the 747 experience and the landing at Kai Tak.
allrite wrote:Of all the aircraft in the sky the 747 is the saddest to farewell.!
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