Dragonair Resumes Direct Service to Fukuoka
23 Jul 2010
(HONG KONG) Dragonair today announced that it will resume service to Fukuoka, further strengthening ties between Hong Kong and Japan.
The daily Fukuoka service will begin operation on 31 October, operated by Airbus A320 aircraft.
“Dragonair will be the only airline operating direct non-stop service between Hong Kong and Fukuoka, offering passengers more choice and greater convenience when travelling to Japan – one of the most popular destinations for tourists from Hong Kong,” says Dragonair Chief Executive Officer James Tong.
“The resumption of Fukuoka service helps strengthen Dragonair’s presence in the region and represents an important step forward for Dragonair as we celebrate our 25th anniversary. We are very excited about being able to reintroduce our award-winning world-class services to the Japanese market,” Mr Tong added.
The flight schedules are as follows*:
| KA386 || HKGFUK ||09:05 ||13:20 ||Daily |
| KA387 || FUKHKG ||14:25 ||17:35 || Daily |
* All times local
Dragonair will also increase the frequency of its service between Hong Kong and Kathmandu from 1 September, moving from three to six flights per week (all days except Friday). The service, operated by an A330-300, goes via Dhaka, Bangladesh, in the direction from Hong Kong to Kathmandu.