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.