Cathay Dragon

Will Hong Kong Airlines take over Cathay Dragon routes?

In Hong Kong, the aviation industry is having another issue to solve, after Cathay Pacific, the largest airline in Hong Kong, ceased operation of Cathay Dragon. ...


Can you name the airline subsidiary? [Quiz]

Over the years, airlines have established subsidiaries to expand their market reach. Some decisions were eyebrow-raising, to say the least, while others made somewhat sense. But how well do you know airline subsidiaries?...


What was the role of Cathay Dragon within the group?

Unfortunately, Cathay Pacific closed down the Cathay Dragon brand in order to cut costs. But what was its role in the Cathay group and why was it crucial for the Hong Kong-based airline, especially in the late-1990s?...


Cathay to restructure, behead Dragon and cut 6000 jobs

Hong Kong flag carrier Cathay Pacific announced plans to discontinue Cathay Dragon regional airline and lay off 17% of the company’s workforce, as well as go on with HK$2.2 billion ($283.9 million) restructuring plan that will cause changes in workers’ contracts, significant executive pay cuts and delays to Boeing 777-9 deliveries....


Cathay Dragon banned from operating to and from Kuala Lampur

As five passengers have been found with positive test of coronavirus, Cathay Dragon has been banned to operate flights from Kuala Lampur for the period of two weeks.All passengers were on the Cathay D...


Cathay Pacific to operate 4% flights in April and May

Cathay Pacific Group announced significant changes to its route network. In April and May 2020, the airline group will only operate 4% of total flights due to the falling demand and the recent break of COVID-19....


Cathay Pacific indicates a 46% incoming traffic to Hong Kong drop

As protests continue in the autonomous city, local airlines have suffered massively. In its latest traffic results, Cathay Pacific indicates a huge decrease in inbound traffic to Hong Kong....


HK Express to take over half Cathay Dragon Airbus A321neo order

Half of Cathay Dragon’s existing order for 32 Airbus A321neo aircraft will go to sister company HK Express, as Cathay Pacific group, the parent company of both airlines, announces a fleet optimization plan. ...


Cathay Pacific fires two flight attendants due safety concerns

The airline group, which has been heavily affected by the Hong Kong anti-government protests, had to fire two flight attendants regarding the recent incidents with low-pressure oxygen bottles:...


Cathay Pacific profit grows, provides prospects for H2 2019

Cathay Pacific have revealed their interim financial results for H1 2019. The airline, caught in the middle of a trade war between China and United States and protests in Hong Kong still managed to showcase a strong first half of the year:...