SAS Returns To Hong Kong

SAS Scandinavian Airlines returns to Hong Kong today with the arrival of its inaugural flight from Stockholm, as the resurgent carrier looks to longer intercontinental routes for growth. Touching down at Hong Kong International Airport this morning, the Airbus A330-300 jet was greeted with the traditional water cannon salute marking the city’s only nonstop Scandinavian … Continue reading

SWISS Showcases New Cabins Ahead Of B777 Arrival

SWISS is set for exciting times as the airline gears up for the arrival of its new Boeing 777-300ER fleet. Featuring cabins shaped by leading design house PriestmanGoode, the jets’ will retain a distinctive Swiss image with a more sophisticated colour palette creating a residential feel. Completing the product is the lineup of next-generation long-haul … Continue reading

Finnair Prepares To Welcome A350

Finnair has kickstarted preparations to welcome the new Airbus A350 to its long-haul fleet by announcing destinations that will see service by the advanced jet. The Helsinki-based carrier is slated to become the first European airline operating the type later this year and will roster it on selected European routes before intercontinental flights from October. … Continue reading

SAS Scandinavian Airlines Unveils New Long Haul Cabins

SAS Scandinavian Airlines has placed its next-generation long-haul products, comprising new cabins, on-demand inflight entertainment and onboard Wi-Fi, into service. The first aircraft to feature the airline’s new-look interior, an Airbus A330-300 named “Erik Viking”, flew between Copenhagen and New York (Newark) yesterday.   SAS Business Configured in a 1-2-1 layout and offering direct aisle … Continue reading

Cathay Pacific Announces Zurich Flights

Hong Kong’s Cathay Pacific has announced the launch of direct service to Zurich in 2015, confirming industry speculation it is to serve the Swiss city as part of an ongoing European expansion.   Scheduled to begin on 29 March 2015 subject to government approval, flight CX 383 will depart Hong Kong at 0015 hrs daily, … Continue reading