23 Aug 2012
(Hong Kong) Dragonair today (Thursday, 23 August) announced that it will cancel four flights to Kaohsiung and five flights from Kaohsiung tomorrow (24 August) due to expected severe impact of Severe Typhoon Tembin on southern Taiwan.
Flights which have been cancelled are:
Flight No./Route/Scheduled Departure Time
KA452/From Hong Kong to Kaohsiung/0805
KA432/From Hong Kong to Kaohsiung/0900
KA436/From Hong Kong to Kaohsiung/1240
KA454/From Hong Kong to Kaohsiung/1645
KA451/From Kaohsiung to Hong Kong/0800
KA453/From Kaohsiung to Hong Kong/1025
KA433/From Kaohsiung to Hong Kong/1125
KA437/From Kaohsiung to Hong Kong/1505
KA455/From Kaohsiung to Hong Kong/1910
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 other Kaohsiung flights on 24 August may be subject to further changes. Passengers are advised to first check the latest flight information on the airline’s website before departing for the airport.
Passengers who are booked on flights to or from Kaohsiung departing on 24 August are encouraged to 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 23 August for travel on Dragonair to or from Kaohsiung on 24 August.
Dragonair continues to monitor the situation closely and will issue further updates once more information becomes available. The airline regrets any inconvenience this may cause and hopes for passengers’ understanding.