Direct Flights Abu Dhabi-Hong Kong from Cathay Pacific Airways

Direct Flights Abu Dhabi-Hong Kong from Cathay Pacific AirwaysBeginning June 2, Cathay Pacific Airways will operate non-stop flights to Hong Kong from Abu Dhabi four times a week. Tom Wright, Cathay Pacific Airways General Manager for the Middle East, India, Africa and Pakistan, told during a press conference yesterday.

The service will be rendered by Airbus A330 and A340 aircraft and is expected to connect flights to various destinations in countries including mainland China, the Philippines, Korea, Japan, Taiwan, Australia and New Zealand.

Cathay Pacific Airways now becomes the 52nd airline to have operation out of Abu Dhabi and the airways also has, apart from flying out of Jeddah and Riyadh, twice over daily flights from Dubai to Hong Kong.

With this addition Hong Kong becomes Abu Dhabi’s 82nd destination said Vice-President of Corporate Marketing and Communications, Abu Dhabi Airports Company, George Karamanos. Karamanos told Gulf News that Northeast Asia as a more potential region especially with a destination like Hong Kong, presently not served by any other airlines.