Tuesday, 5 June 2018

Finnair and the Dragon roar.....

The delightful European carrier Finnair and the Hong Kong based sister airline of Cathay Pacific Airlines, Cathay Dragon, have signed a new codeshare cooperation agreement on the routes operated by Cathay Dragon, between Hong Kong and selected destinations in Asia. This new codeshare deal adds four new destinations to Finnair’s growing network in Asia.

Thanks to the new agreement, Finnair passengers will be able to connect with Cathay Dragon’s flights from Hong Kong to

Hanoi and Danang, Vietnam   
Yangon, Myanmar
Phnom Penh and Siem Reap, Cambodia     
These new codeshare-flights can be booked from today, 5th of June and the codeshare flights start on 15th June.

In addition, subject to regulatory approval, from 11th of July Finnair customers can connect from Hong Kong to Kuala Lumpur. Flights to Kuala Lumpur can be booked from 28th of June onwards.

“We warmly welcome this cooperation with Cathay Dragon and are delighted to offer our customers yet more destinations and smooth connections in Asia. Currently, Finnair offers ten weekly round trips from Helsinki to Hong Kong and adds a new frequency during this winter season,” says Philip Lewin, Head of Alliances and Partnerships at Finnair.