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Cathay Pacific cancels more European flights due to Iceland volcanic ash (8)

19 Apr 2010

Cathay Pacific Airways announced that all its flights to and from Europe except Rome and Milan on 20 April night and 21 April morning will be cancelled due to the continuing impact of volcanic ash on European airports.

passengers are advised to use for latest flight status. However, while flights to and from Milan remain unaffected at present, the situation could change at a short notice and passengers are advised to check the Arrivals and Departures for the latest flight information before leaving for the airport.

Details of cancelled flights are as follow:
Flight No. Route Scheduled Departure Time Status
CX251 Hong Kong to London 23:55 (20 April) Cancelled
CX255 Hong Kong to London 00:35 (21April) Cancelled
CX257 Hong Kong to London 09:40 (21 April) Cancelled
CX253 Hong Kong to London 15:00 (21 April) Cancelled
CX289 Hong Kong to Frankfurt 23:50 (20 April) Cancelled
CX261 Hong Kong to Paris 23:45 (20 April) Cancelled
CX271 Hong Kong to Amsterdam 00:15 (21 April) Cancelled
CX252 London to Hong Kong 12:35 (20 April) Cancelled
CX250 London to Hong Kong 18:20 (20 April) Cancelled
CX256 London to Hong Kong 20:20 (20 April) Cancelled
CX254 London to Hong Kong 22:35 (20 April) Cancelled
(All times local)

Passengers whose flights are cancelled are advised not to go the airport. Flights may be subject to further changes and passengers are encouraged to defer non-essential travels to European destinations. For further information, passengers may call Cathay Pacific’s reservation number – 02 2715 2333.

Cathay Pacific continues to monitor the situation closely and will issue further updates once more information becomes available. The airline regrets any inconvenience the flight disruption may cause and hopes for passengers’ understanding.