Hong Kong Airport (HKG)

Cathay Pacific welcomes HKSAR Government measures to make Lantau a “Double Gateway” to the world

Cathay Pacific welcomes the commitment of the Hong Kong SAR Government of making its “Lantau Tomorrow Vision” a priority as outlined in the...

British Airways to close Hong Kong base, 85 cabin crew members made redundant

For economic reasons, British Airways has decided to close its Hong Kong base. 85 cabin crew members have received a - rather cold -...

Air Belgium to stop Charleroi – Hong Kong route and focus on ACMI flights

  Belgian newspaper L'Avenir has learned that Air Belgium, whose only current route connects Brussels South Charleroi to Hong Kong, intends to stop this scheduled connection...

Some 900 flights cancelled at Hong Kong as typhoon Mangkhut hits the city

Strong wind sent debris flying over Hong Kong ahead of the arrival of Typhoon Mangkhut this Sunday. Mangkhut was once the world’s strongest storm...

Virgin Atlantic Cargo forecasts high demand for new Sydney – Hong Kong services

With expectations of booming e-commerce volumes from China coupled with strong demand for northbound cargo capacity, Virgin Atlantic Cargo anticipates the new Virgin Australia...

Air Belgium inaugural flight: the Hong Kong event and the return flight

The Hong Kong inaugural event In the afternoon of 7 June, Air Belgium had organised a press conference for the Hong Kong journalists at the...

[Trip Report] Air Belgium inaugural flight Charleroi – Hong Kong

Unlike the journalists who attended the inauguration event and who got airside where the speeches would take place by a short circuit, I was...

First Air Belgium commercial flight landed in Hong Kong

Air Belgium successfully operates first long-haul flight departing from Charleroi This morning, the first Air Belgium flight (KF851) landed in Hong Kong International Airport after...

Air Belgium received Russian overflight permit – First flight to Hong Kong confirmed for 3 June

Air Belgium finally received its overflight permit from the Russian authorities, Belgian newspaper La Libre Belgique reported online. Flying over the Russian airspace is necessary...

Hong Kong hub strengthens with new Cathay Pacific Group services to Davao City and Medan

Flights will link Hong Kong with these rapidly growing ASEAN cities for the first time, underlining a year of record expansion for the group Monday,...

Air Belgium discloses ticket prices: round-trip Hong Kong from €449, on sale from 3 April

Tomorrow morning (3 April) Air Belgium will launch its online reservation platform. From 30 April onwards, the newest Belgian airline will connect Brussels South...

Cathay Pacific’s new lounge experience at HKIA opens 22 March

An open-ceiling verandah, panoramic views of the apron and a designer setting creates the ultimate oasis of serenity and warmth Cathay Pacific today unveiled The...

Cathay Pacific to launch Washington DC service with the Airbus A350-1000

Airline to continue its long-haul expansion by operating four times a week to the US capital with its newest aircraft Exciting long-haul expansion Cathay Pacific will...
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Cargo loader bursts into flames as they are loading an American Airlines Boeing 777 at Hong Kong Airport

A near tragedy at Hong Kong Chep Lap Kok airport; a cargo loader bursted into flames while loading cargo pallets into an American Airlines...

Cathay Pacific increases services to Barcelona, Tel Aviv and Fukuoka

  Airline to operate the most non-stop flights to Spain from Asia with launch of year-round service to Barcelona, while popular Japanese and Israeli hotspots...

Air Belgium CEO Niky Terzakis comments on Cathay Pacific Hong Kong – Brussels launch; first Air Belgium aircraft in the next 10 weeks

Now that Cathay Pacific will launch four flights per week between Hong Kong and Brussels Airport, luchtzak.be asked Air Belgium CEO Niky Terzakis if...

Only a KLM plane lands in Hong Kong as Typhoon Hato wreaks havoc with flight schedules

Buffeted by winds reaching up to 113km/h, KLM flight from Amsterdam landed in Hong Kong on Wednesday morning as airport sees 65 per cent...

Air China flight narrowly misses mountain after taking off from Hong Kong airport #CA428

Air China flight 428 from Hong Kong to Chengdu managed to avoid catastrophe on Sunday night shortly after taking off from the Hong Kong...

China Eastern Airbus A321 skids off the runway in Hong Kong (flight MU765)

Hong Kong Airport Closes One Runway as China Eastern Plane Skids Hong Kong International Airport closed one of its two runways after a China Eastern...