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Cathay Pacific flights affected by Severe Typhoon Utor tomorrow
Passengers advised to check latest flight information

13 Aug 2013

Cathay Pacific Airways announced that operations will be affected tomorrow (14 August) as Severe Typhoon Utor approaches closer.  A number of flights to and from Hong Kong will be cancelled or delayed.

The cancelled flights on 14 August are as follows:

Flying out of Hong Kong:

Flight No.

Routes

CX466

Hong Kong to Taipei

CX390

Hong Kong to Beijing

CX520

Hong Kong to Narita

CX739

Hong Kong to Singapore

CX903

Hong Kong to Manila

CX705

Hong Kong to Bangkok

CX418

Hong Kong to Incheon

Flying into Hong Kong:

Flight No.

Routes

CX162

Sydney to Hong Kong

CX467

Taipei to Hong Kong

CX391

Beijing to Hong Kong

CX521

Narita to Hong Kong

CX734

Singapore to Hong Kong

CX902

Manila to Hong Kong

CX750

Bangkok to Hong Kong

CX419

Incheon to Hong Kong

The following flights on 14 August will also be delayed. Details are as follows:

Flight No.

Routes

Scheduled Time of Departure (Local Time)

Estimated Time of Departure (Local Time)

CX463

Taipei to Hong Kong

06:20

08:10

CX465

Taipei to Hong Kong

07:10

08:50

CX407

Taipei to Hong Kong

08:10

09:45

CX403

Taipei to Hong Kong

09:20

12:55

CX904

Manila to Hong Kong

06:20

10:55

CX912

Manila to Hong Kong

08:35

12:55

Passengers are reminded that the situation can change rapidly and are advised to check the latest flight information on the airline’s website, www.cathaypacific.com, before departing for the airport.

The airline anticipates disruption and potential air traffic control delay on 14 August (tomorrow), so passengers are strongly advised to defer non-essential travel between 13 August and 15 August. The airline will waive re-booking fees for all tickets issued worldwide (irrespective of fare type) on or before 12 August for travel on Cathay Pacific between 18:00 on 13 August (Hong Kong time) and 15 August. 

Passengers without confirmed bookings are advised not to go to the airport.  Cathay Pacific will assist with alternative arrangements for affected passengers.

To ensure customers receive the latest flight status updates via SMS or email, they are advised to update their contact details in Manage My Booking at www.cathaypacific.com.

The airline will continue to monitor the situation closely and will issue further updates should there be any changes to the flight schedule.

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