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Qantas and China Eastern to launch JetStar Hong Kong

Qantas and China Eastern this morning announced the formation of jetStar Hong Kong, to be based at (obviously) Hong Kong. Built in fellow OneWorld member Cathay Pacific’s home turf, the new joint venture will be owned equally by Qantas (oneWorld) and China Eastern (SkyTeam). The new airline plans to begin operation in 2013 with flights […]

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Cathay Mulls Africa, South America Flights

 Cathay Pacific has been growing steadily and profitably for the past couple of years. However two regions that had seen minimal activity from the carrier were Africa and South America. And now it seems that the airline is ready to change that trend.  In an interview, Cathay’s new CEO John Slosar has been quoted as […]

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Cathay Pacific Increases Los Angeles to 3 Daily

Cathay Pacific has increased its Los Angeles flights from 17 to 21 weekly, with effect from 2nd March 2012. The route will now be flown exclusively by Boeing 777-300ERs. Schedule: CX884 HKG LAX 1305-0940 D 77W CX882 HKG LAX 1625-1255 D 77W CX880 HKG LAX 2345-2015 D 77W CX885 LAX HKG 1125-1845+1 D 77W CX883 […]

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All About Cathay’s Y+

As hinted a few weeks ago, Cathay Pacific this week made public its intention to have a Premium Economy product onboard. While the new product is yet to receive a formal launch, new flights to be operated with Premium Economy have already been loaded on the reservation systems. With the new product offering, Cathay becomes […]

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Jetstar considering Hong Kong subsidiary ?

MarketWatch, via The Apple Daily, reports that Qantas’ jetStar is planning a subsidiary in Hong Kong. The article states that the carrier is in discussions with the Hong Kong SAR’s government about obtaining an AOC, citing an unnamed source. While neither Qantas nor jetStar have confirmed this, it appears as an interesting topic with Qantas […]

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