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Full Guide: Redeeming Asia Miles

The Asia Miles Award Chart

A lot of people like to use miles on aspirational products, and Cathay Pacific Business and First Class have been pretty popular choices. However, Cathay Pacific’s own program—Asia Miles—doesn’t get a lot of coverage. However, with a distance-based award chart and relative easy-to-accrual miles, there is actually good value to be had. For that reason, I figure…

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Cathay Pacific To Have 6 Daily Flights between Hong Kong and London

Cathay Pacific Premium Economy onboard the A350, which will operate the Hong Kong - London-Gatwick and Hong Kong - Manchester routes. Source: Cathay Pacific

Hong Kong to London is a pretty business-heavy market for airlines, and is one of the busiest international route by passenger traffic. Over the years, it’s become somewhat of a “shuttle” route for Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific. The airline recently completed the renovation of the Business and First Class Lounge at Heathrow, after several delays. Cathay Pacific’s Renovated…

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Cathay Pacific Regional Business Class Singapore to Hong Kong Mini Review

Cathay Pacific 777-200 Regional Business Class

Cathay Pacific operates a all wide-body fleet, though their aircraft are configured differently for regional and long-haul trips. Often, you can luck out and end up with a fully flat bed on a one-hour hop within Southeast Asia. I had been hoping to check out the Cathay Pacific regional Business Class product, and had been actively trying to…

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Cathay Pacific Flight Attendants are Hoping to Raise Retirement Age

Cathay Pacific is launching a major business overhaul, with job cuts expected.

I consider Cathay Pacific to have some of the best flight attendants out there, perhaps because it’ll always have that “hometown touch” for me. I have always found the service to be warm and genuine, striking a good balance between by-the-book professionalism and over-the-top friendliness. I don’t really recall seeing many Cathay Pacific flight attendants older…

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Cathay Dragon Branding Officially Launches Later This Month

Dragonair will officially be rebranded as Cathay Dragon, effective November 21, 2016.

In January 2016, Cathay Pacific announced that their wholly owned subsidiary, Dragonair, will be rebranded as Cathay Dragon. Dragonair is Cathay Pacific’s regional service, operating flights from Hong Kong to mainland China and Southeast Asia. Presumably, this change is to unify the brands, leveraging the internationally more well known “Cathay” brand for its regional operator. Well, it…

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