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Economy Class

In Cathay Dragon Economy Class, you can rest in great comfort and enjoy international standards of quality. 

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Check in with ease

Check in smoothly at our counters in airports around the world. Our staff are ready to assist you with your baggage and boarding procedures.

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Comfort and convenience

Recline and rest with more legroom to stretch out while reading, watching TV or dining. Nap more comfortably thanks to our four-way adjustable headrest.

A Cathay Dragon meal of chicken, pasta, and green beans

Fine food and the best ingredients

Our Economy Class menu incorporates locally sourced, sustainable ingredients that are in season, while also offering lighter and healthy dining options.

The warmth of Asian hospitality

In Economy Class, our flight attendants deliver efficient service with a smile throughout your journey.

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A passenger scrolls through onboard entertainment offerings on an iPad

Movies, TV, and music

Enjoy an immersive experience with StudioKA® – our state-of-the-art inflight entertainment system. Our monthly highlights will provide a wide range of entertainment, whether your flight is long or short.

A copy of our inflight magazine Silkroad

Newspapers and magazines

Featuring a mixture of travel, lifestyle, and entertainment content, our inflight magazine Silkroad  reflects the energy of contemporary Asia. We also offer a selection of daily newspapers and magazines.

Flying with us

Explore the Cathay Dragon experience – including our premium lounges and other travel classes – or book a flight with us, through the links below.

Kindly note: experience may vary depending on route as aircraft deployment can change and availability is subject to operational requirements.

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