Member since 05 Apr 2017
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Perhaps I missed an announcement, but CX seems to have eliminated the four per week CX150 BNE-HKG daylight flight from their schedule from end Mar 2020. Thus reducing BNE-HKG from 11 to 7 per week. Was this announced ? Thanks.
Member since 24 Apr 2012
Total posts 1,107
Hi Concorde, those four extra non-stop flights per week usually only operate in what airlines call the 'Northern Winter' schedule: that is, October to March each year. Previously, those flights were year-round and simply toggled from going via Cairns in off-peak periods and non-stop in peak, but now with Cairns removed from Cathay's network (the last flight was a month or two ago now), they just toggle them on and off as demand dictates (which usually means running them through Northern Winter which is of course Australian summer and a peak time for Aussies to be heading overseas).
These four extra flights appear again in Cathay Pacific's schedule from late October 2020.
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Member since 06 Apr 2012
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Looks like CX150 gets bumped up to an A350 as well when it returns in October....Nice...
Thanks for that Chris. I was looking at booking a trip to Barcelona in late May. When CX 150 was operating the trip took 29 hours BNE-BCN. Without it, their schedules (for some reason) only show 2 stop options via MEL and SYD with elapsed times ranging from 31 to 45 hours. There are better solutions than that ! SQ for one.
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