23-Dec-2010 10:16 AM
Cathay Pacific and Qantas services to UK returning to normal
- Cathay Pacific operated an additional three services from the UK to Hong Kong on 21-Dec-2010 to handle the backlog of passengers (Bloomberg, 22-Dec-2010). The carrier transported passengers by bus from London to Manchester, from which it operated the flights. It planned to operate further services from Manchester, as well as an additional flight from London Heathrow on 22-Dec-2010. It resumed regular four times daily Hong Kong-Heathrow service on 22-Dec-2010.
- Qantas operated all seven scheduled services between Australia and the UK on 22-Dec-2010, with only two flight delays (IBTimes.com.au, 22-Dec-2010). One Hong Kong-London service has been cancelled for today (23-Dec-2010), while the remainder of flights to/from the UK are to operate, according to Qantas’ website.