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Cathay Pacific Celebrates 20 Years of Flying to Toronto

09 Jun 2014

(Vancouver, B.C.) --- Champagne corks are certain to be popping onboard Cathay Pacific flights on June 9th as the airline celebrates 20 years flying between Toronto and Hong Kong.

On June 9th, 1994 Cathay Pacific was the first airline to offer fastest same-plane service with its 3 times weekly B747-400 flights between Toronto and Hong Kong, with a technical stopover in Anchorage. Over 20 years the airline has increased the number of passenger flights to 10 flights weekly, now non-stop and flown by the fuel-efficient Boeing 777-300ER ultra-long haul aircraft equipped with its highly acclaimed Business Class, Premium Economy and Economy Class cabins configured to provide more personal space for passengers, all of whom receive Cathay Pacific’s award-winning Service Straight from the Heart.

The airline also operates 2 times weekly all-freighter cargo service between Toronto and Hong Kong.

In celebration, Cathay Pacific is offering savings up to 35% off Business Class and up to 20% off Premium Economy Class airfares from Toronto, Montreal and Ottawa to select cities in Asia and Australia, including Hong Kong, Singapore, Taipei, Kuala Lumpur and Bali. How good are the deals? Examples of these round-trip airfares include:

Cathay Pacific Business Class 20th Anniversary Fare Sale

  • C$4,630 Toronto/Hong Kong
  • C$4,895 Ottawa/Beijing
  • C$5,188 Montreal/Bali

These airfares are on sale from now until 27 June 2014, inclusive, and available for flight departures 09 July to 31 December 2014, inclusive.

Cathay Pacific Premium Economy Class 20th Anniversary Fare Sale

  • C$2,086 Toronto/Hong Kong
  • C$2,370 Ottawa/Taipei
  • C$3,137 Montreal/Melbourne

These airfares are on sale from now until 27 June 2014, inclusive, and available for flight departures from 02 September to 30 November 2014, inclusive.

Above pricing is for Monday through Thursday departures (weekend fares available) and include taxes and surcharges; exact amount quoted once flights and dates are selected. Seats are limited and other rules & restrictions apply. For fare details and bookings, visit www.cathaypacific.com/ca.

About Cathay Pacific
Cathay Pacific offers 10 flights weekly non-stop from Toronto to Hong Kong, 14 flights weekly non-stop from Vancouver to Hong Kong, and daily non-stop service Vancouver to New York (JFK), plus dedicated freighter service between Vancouver and Hong Kong and Toronto and Hong Kong. The airline is a member of the oneworld™ alliance and a partner in Asia Miles, a leading Travel Reward program. More information, including fares and availability, may be found by visiting www.cathaypacific.com/ca or call Cathay Pacific Reservations at 1.800.268.6868.

Cathay Pacific Airways was awarded the “World’s Best Cabin Staff” and “Best Transpacific Airline” honours in the 2013 annual Skytrax World Airline Awards™ programme, with more than 18 million airline passengers from around the world voting for their favourite travel experiences.