Thursday, 31 August 2017

New Brussels Route For Cathay Pacific

Despite increased competition, Cathay Pacific continues to grow and expand its route network from its home base of Hong Kong.   The airline announced it will be operating a pioneering non-stop route to Brussels, further strengthening the airline’s network and providing new trade and tourism opportunities between Asia and Europe.

Cathay Pacific Chief Executive Officer Rupert Hogg said that the announced services will meet customer demand for non-stop travel, while at the same time providing Europe-based passengers with more convenient access to key destinations in Asia and Southwest Pacific through the airline’s home in Hong Kong.

Read on to learn more and see the schedule. 




“We’re excited to offer the only direct flights between Hong Kong and Brussels, These are all fantastic destinations and attract business and leisure travellers from the world over. We listened to our customers’ demands for more options and greater flexibility and have responded by building direct air links” said Mr Hogg.

“Growing our reach to new destinations that aren’t served from Hong Kong boosts the city’s status as Asia’s largest international hub and enables us to capture new and important sources of revenue.”

Following the recent launch of services to Gatwick, Madrid and Barcelona, Cathay Pacific’s European expansion continues. With the commencement of the new routes, the airline’s network will cover 15 European destinations served direct from Hong Kong.


Cathay Pacific’s long-haul fleet of aircraft averages just five years of age, making it one of the youngest in the industry. The new Brussels routes will be operated by Cathay Pacific’s state-of-the-art Airbus A350-900 aircraft, which feature the latest seats and cabin design and which have been especially well-received by the airline’s customers. All flights to Brussels will be equipped with the aircraft’s enhanced inflin-flightertainment system and Wi-Fi on board.  

Cathay Pacific has in operation 18 of the 22 A350-900s it has on order, with the remaining four aircraft due for delivery before the end of 2017. Additionally, the airline has 26 of the larger A350-1000 type scheduled to join its fleet from 2018. These environmentally friendly and fuel-efficient aircraft allow Cathay Pacific to open up new markets not otherwise served from Hong Kong. 

Details of the new Brussels service from 25 March 2018 are as follows (all times local):


Flight no
From
To
Departure/Arrival
Days of operation
CX 339
HKG
BRU
0035/0655
Tue, Thu, Sat, Sun
CX 338
BRU
HKG
1310/0655
Tue, Thu, Sat, Sun
Details and Images Provided By Cathay Pacific



Book Here
This article was written for this site by a member of our team 🙋, please do share it with your friends via social media. You are also welcome to post it or republish elsewhere on the 🌎web on the condition that you credit the author and link back to our site. Thank you.

 ♻ We care about the environment, please think twice before you hit ‘print’  
Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...