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Dragonair Cancels Flights to and from Okinawa This Weekend Due to Impact of Super Typhoon Jelawat

28 Sep 2012

(Hong Kong) Dragonair today (Friday, 28 September) announced that flights to and from Okinawa will be cancelled tomorrow (Saturday, 29 September) based on the latest forecast for Super Typhoon Jelawat.

The aircraft deployed for the Okinawa flights on Sunday (30 September) will be upgraded to an A330 to accommodate those passengers originally scheduled to travel on 29 September.

Details of the flights cancelled on 29 September are as follows:


Flight No.


Scheduled Departure Time (Local Time)


From Hong Kong to Okinawa



From Okinawa to Hong Kong



Passengers whose flights are cancelled are advised not to go to the airport. Dragonair will assist with alternative arrangements for affected passengers and they are advised to review booking changes and update their contact details for receiving the latest flight status updates via SMS or email in Manage My Booking at www.dragonair.com. The airline regrets any inconvenience this may cause and hopes for passengers’ understanding.

The airline continues to monitor the situation and will issue updates once more information becomes available. Passengers are advised to check the latest flight information on the airline’s website www.dragonair.com before departing for the airport.