Cathay Pacific Airways to reinstate Hong Kong to Colombo route
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11 Sep 2023

Cathay Pacific Airways to reinstate Hong Kong to Colombo route

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Cathay Pacific Airways to reinstate Hong Kong to Colombo route

Cathay Pacific Airways announced its to reinstate Hong Kong to Colombo route from 2 February 2024 operated by two class 293 seat Airbus A330-300 aircraft to meet business and leisure demand and to enable global connectivity from Cathay’s Hong Kong hub. Cathay Pacific Regional Head of Customer Travel and Lifestyle, South Asia, Middle East, and Africa, Anand Yedery said “This notable relaunch isn’t just a testament to our dedication towards our clientele, but it’s also indicative of Sri Lanka’s pivotal position in Cathay Pacific’s expansive network.”

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