31 Jul 2012
Cathay Pacific Airways today (Tuesday, 31 July) announced that based on the latest weather forecast regarding Typhoon Saola, the airline expects disruption to its flights to and from Taipei from tomorrow (1 August) afternoon through Thursday (2 August). However, it expects to operate its flights to and from Taipei as scheduled today and tomorrow (1 August) morning.
Passengers who are booked on flights to, from or via Taipei departing between the afternoon of 1 August through 2 August are encouraged to either advance or postpone non-essential travel. The airline will waive re-booking and re-routing charges for all tickets issued worldwide (irrespective of fare type) on or before 31 July for travel on Cathay Pacific to, from or via Taipei between 1 and 2 August.
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.
To ensure customers receive the latest flight status updates via SMS or email, they are advised to update their contact details when checking in online or 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.