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Hong Kong canceled all flights Monday over the massive protests that have taken over the airport. Now it is bracing for a ripple effect of economic pain.

Hong Kong International Airport canceled all remaining flights into and out of the city on Monday afternoon as protesters occupied the arrival and departure halls for the fourth consecutive day. The airport contributes about 5% of the city’s gross domestic product directly and indirectly, but the long-term impact of the […]
Hong Kong canceled all flights Monday over the massive protests that have taken over the airport. Now it is bracing for a ripple effect of economic pain.
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Ongoing protests in Hong Kong and a general aviation strike are escalating travel nightmares as hundreds of flights are cancelled

Hong Kong’s ninth consecutive week of protests disrupted flights at the city’s airport amid a general strike on Monday. More than 230 flights had been canceled as of Monday evening local time, mostly on Cathay Pacific, the region’s flag carrier airline. Protesters have been demonstrating against proposed extradition legislation that […]
Ongoing protests in Hong Kong and a general aviation strike are escalating travel nightmares as hundreds of flights are cancelled
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Airline Cathay Pacific says its staff has been stealing ‘hundreds of millions’ of dollars worth of mini ice cream pots, wet wipes, and company-branded pens

Cathay Pacific Airways is having random flight inspections for crew members after a report accused the airline’s staff of stealing “millions” in supplies, according to the South China Morning Post. Items missing from flights include wet wipes, cutlery, champagne, pots of Haagen-Dazs ice cream, and company-branded pens. Company and cabin […]
Airline Cathay Pacific says its staff has been stealing ‘hundreds of millions’ of dollars worth of mini ice cream pots, wet wipes, and company-branded pens
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Cathay Pacific allowed pilot with measles to fly 7 times in 4 days

Hong Kong is grappling with a growing outbreak of the deadly disease. The city has recorded a five-year high of 20 measles cases so far this year, five of which involve airport and airline staff. Microbiologist and international expert on infectious diseases at the University of Hong Kong questioned if […]
Cathay Pacific allowed pilot with measles to fly 7 times in 4 days
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The 11 most tech-friendly airlines in the world

Qatar Airways is the most tech-friendly airline in the world, according to a ranking compiled by Traveloka, an Indonesian digital travel-booking platform. Delta Air Lines was the highest ranking domestic carrier on the list. Emirates, Etihad, Cathay Pacific, British Airways, JetBlue, and Alaska Airlines all performed well. Traveloka’s list is […]
The 11 most tech-friendly airlines in the world
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The 20 safest airlines in the world

AirlineRatings.com released its annual list of the safest airlines in the world earlier this year. The publication’s editors selected the 20 safest carriers from a pool of 409 airlines. AirlineRatings did not name a “safest” airline. Just a list of the top 20. Airlines from Asia and Europe dominate the […]
The 20 safest airlines in the world