Tag: Cathay Pacific

Israel taking steps to minimize global spread of Coronavirus COVID-19
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Israel taking steps to minimize global spread of Coronavirus COVID-19

editor editor- February 26, 2020

Israel is taking no chances with the outbreak and spread of coronavirus COVID-19. Numerous flights have been cancelled and foreigners ... Read More

Cashless sky: Majority of airlines go cash-free
Airline News

Cashless sky: Majority of airlines go cash-free

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 8, 2020

Travel has come a long way since the days of traveler’s checks and queuing at traditional bureaux de change, and ... Read More

Carsten Spohr New IATA Board Chairman
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Carsten Spohr New IATA Board Chairman

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 2, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that Lufthansa Group Chief Executive Officer, Carsten Spohr, has assumed his duties as ... Read More

Move Beyond: Cathay Pacific launches new digital brand
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Move Beyond: Cathay Pacific launches new digital brand

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Cathay Pacific celebrates today the start of a new journey with the purpose of moving people forward in life, through ... Read More

Is the airport a weak link in your cruise vacation?
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Is the airport a weak link in your cruise vacation?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

You are treated like royalty once you board your cruise ship. It’s why you love cruise vacations. Unless the ship ... Read More

Summer Schedule 2019: Frankfurt Airport puts spring in its step
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Summer Schedule 2019: Frankfurt Airport puts spring in its step

editor editor- March 26, 2019

New flight schedule to take effect on March 31 – Total flights expanding moderately Frankfurt Airport (FRA) continues to strengthen its ... Read More

IATA Launches CEIV Fresh
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IATA Launches CEIV Fresh

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 12, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has launched a new industry certification—the Center for Excellence for Perishable Logistics (CEIV Fresh)—to ... Read More

Oneworld unveils major benefits for customers and airlines
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Oneworld unveils major benefits for customers and airlines

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 1, 2019

The CEOs of oneworld member airlines today met in London to unveil a radical transformation of the global alliance as ... Read More

IATA Pay: Latest trend in paying for airline tickets?
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IATA Pay: Latest trend in paying for airline tickets?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 8, 2019

IATA Pay is an industry-supported initiative to develop a new payment option for consumers when purchasing a ticket directly from ... Read More

Super expensive airline seats sold for a song: Is there an app for that?
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Super expensive airline seats sold for a song: Is there an app for that?

editor editor- January 3, 2019

Asia's biggest international airline carrier sold business class tickets from Vietnam to Canada and the US at economy prices earlier ... Read More

Qatar Airways buys into largest Chinese airline
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Qatar Airways buys into largest Chinese airline

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2019

Qatar Airways, the state-owned flag carrier of Qatar, Headquartered in the Qatar Airways Tower in Doha, announced that it has ... Read More

The big reveal: oneworld’s newest member – Royal Air Maroc
Airline News

The big reveal: oneworld’s newest member – Royal Air Maroc

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- December 7, 2018

Oneworld, an airline alliance, started February 1, 1999 and currently has 14 members, thanks to the new addition of Royal ... Read More

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Cathay Pacific looks to increase presence in Australian market

editor editor- September 7, 2011

Cathay Pacific chief executive John Slosar says the airline will look to increase its presence in the Australian market once ... Read More

Cathay Pacific suspends ad campaign over sex scandal
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Cathay Pacific suspends ad campaign over sex scandal

editor editor- August 16, 2011

Widely circulated photos of Cathay Pacific crew members apparently engaged in a sex act have postponed the launch of an ... Read More

Cathay Pacific bans flat-faced dogs
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Cathay Pacific bans flat-faced dogs

editor editor- July 19, 2011

Hong Kong – Flat-faced canines can no longer fly Cathay Pacific. And their feline friends need to make other travel ... Read More

American Airlines and Cathay Pacific expand codeshare agreement
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American Airlines and Cathay Pacific expand codeshare agreement

editor editor- July 15, 2011

FORT WORTH - American Airlines and its oneworld® alliance partner, Cathay Pacific, have expanded their codeshare relationship to include Cathay ... Read More

Cathay Holidays to distribute hotel product from Agoda.com
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Cathay Holidays to distribute hotel product from Agoda.com

editor editor- June 24, 2011

SINGAPORE – Agoda.com, Asia’s global hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq: PCLN), today announced a partnership ... Read More

Cathay orders 10 more 777-300ERs
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Cathay orders 10 more 777-300ERs

editor editor- March 10, 2011

HONG KONG - The Boeing Company and Cathay Pacific Airways today announced the Hong Kong-based carrier ordered 10 Boeing 777-300ER ... Read More

World Party in cosmopolitan Hong Kong
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World Party in cosmopolitan Hong Kong

editor editor- February 2, 2011

NEW YORK - In celebration of the "Year of the Rabbit," the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) will present the ... Read More

Boeing, Cathay Pacific Airways finalize contract for six 777-300ERs
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Boeing, Cathay Pacific Airways finalize contract for six 777-300ERs

editor editor- September 23, 2010

SEATTLE - Boeing and Cathay Pacific Airways today announced the Hong Kong-based carrier has exercised existing purchase rights for six ... Read More

Cathay Pacific is back to pre-crisis capacities in Hong Kong
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Cathay Pacific is back to pre-crisis capacities in Hong Kong

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 21, 2010

HONG KONG (eTN) - Competition is increasingly tough for Cathay Pacific as Chinese carriers continue to develop their fleet, join ... Read More

Aviation news: Cathay Pacific’s order gives Airbus boost in Asian market
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Aviation news: Cathay Pacific’s order gives Airbus boost in Asian market

editor editor- August 6, 2010

Airbus' quest to attack Boeing in the market for big wide-body aircraft has received a boost from Cathay Pacific's pledge ... Read More

Air China working on over 100 service improvements to stay competitive
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Air China working on over 100 service improvements to stay competitive

editor editor- July 9, 2010

Air China Ltd., the nation’s largest international carrier, said it’s working on more than 100 service improvements as it competes ... Read More

Airline customer service close to nil, eTN poll reveals
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Airline customer service close to nil, eTN poll reveals

editor editor- June 28, 2010

LAS VEGAS (eTN) – A whopping 93 percent of the total 3197 respondents to an eTurboNews poll claim that airlines ... Read More

Oneworld abandons the idea of courting Chinese carriers
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Oneworld abandons the idea of courting Chinese carriers

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 11, 2010

(eTN) BERLIN - Rebuffed by the choice of China Eastern Airlines to finally choose SkyTeam over oneworld, alliance’s CEO John ... Read More

Canadian fighter jets escort Cathay Pacific plane to Vancouver after bomb threat
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Canadian fighter jets escort Cathay Pacific plane to Vancouver after bomb threat

editor editor- May 16, 2010

VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Canadian fighter jets escorted a Cathay Pacific airliner coming from Hong Kong to a safe landing ... Read More

Differences between Cathay Pacific management and union narrowed
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Differences between Cathay Pacific management and union narrowed

editor editor- April 5, 2010

The Labour Department has been working non-stop to mediate in the Cathay Pacific labour dispute, Secretary for Labour & Welfare ... Read More

Cathay Pacific offers extra-legroom seats for extra $100
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Cathay Pacific offers extra-legroom seats for extra $100

editor editor- November 18, 2009

Hong Kong - Hong Kong's main airline Cathay Pacific was offering economy class seats Tuesday with extra legroom for up ... Read More

Air China’s stake in Cathay Pacific to go up to 29.99%
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Air China’s stake in Cathay Pacific to go up to 29.99%

editor editor- August 18, 2009

Air China Ltd. will spend HK$6.3 billion ($813 million) to raise its stake in Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd. to 29.99 ... Read More