Articles Tagged ‘HK Express’

HK Express hooks up Hong Kong with Nagasaki

HK Express hooks up Hong Kong with Nagasaki

HK Express launches a three times weekly service on its latest route to Japan. 

HK Express celebrates five years as a low-cost operator

HK Express celebrates five years as a low-cost operator

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, HK Express celebrates the five-year anniversary of being a low-cost operator, having incorporated the business model in October 2013. In that time it has flown over 13 million passengers as an LCC. More news also from Air France and Cork Airport.

HK Express is coming to Kumamoto

HK Express is coming to Kumamoto

HK Express launches scheduled services between Hong Kong and Kumamoto.


Kagoshima Airport capacity returns to growth in 2017; All Nippon Airways is leading airline, Tokyo Haneda tops route table

Kagoshima Airport capacity returns to growth in 2017; All Nippon Airways is leading airline, Tokyo Haneda tops route table

There were nearly 4.2 million departing seats on offer from Kagoshima Airport in 2017, a 4.1% increase on the previous year. Nick Preston looks into air service developments at the Japanese airport over the past 10 years and identifies the facility’s leading airlines, routes and country markets. 

Airbus and Boeing report a 6.7% slowdown in productivity in the eighth month of this year; Hong Kong Airlines became latest A350 operator

Airbus and Boeing report a 6.7% slowdown in productivity in the eighth month of this year; Hong Kong Airlines became latest A350 operator

In August, Airbus and Boeing delivered a combined 112 aircraft, with 76% of units being narrow-body and 24% wide-body. The result is 6.7% worse than both achieved in the same month of 2016. By handing over 20 more units in August, Boeing has advanced its lead over Airbus in the 2017 delivery race to 77 […]

Myanmar market doubles in two years; Emirates and Qatar Airways both serve Yangon; nine carriers fighting for domestic market share

Myanmar market doubles in two years; Emirates and Qatar Airways both serve Yangon; nine carriers fighting for domestic market share

With China, India and Thailand as neighbours, Myanmar is located in a key region for Asian travel. We analyse the country’s air travel growth, leading airports and airlines. Plus, we identify the top international destinations for weekly flights. 


Routes Asia host Okinawa overjoyed with Route of the Week victory while Brazil's Belo Horizonte is beaming with Cake of the Week title

Routes Asia host Okinawa overjoyed with Route of the Week victory while Brazil’s Belo Horizonte is beaming with Cake of the Week title

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Rochester Airport welcomes United Airlines’ announcement that it is to serve the New York State airport from Chicago O’Hare, while HK Express reaches a key milestone. More news also from Vistara, Dubai Al Maktoum and Budapest.  

HK Express launches longest route so far

HK Express launches longest route so far

HK Express starts service to Saipan from Hong Kong. Competes with Hong Kong Airlines.

HK Express goes off to Guam

HK Express goes off to Guam

HK Express takes on United Airlines in linking Hong Kong with Guam.


HK Express heads off to Hualien in Taiwan

HK Express heads off to Hualien in Taiwan

HK Express starts twice-weekly service between Hong Kong and Hualien.

HK Express starts third route to Thailand

HK Express starts third route to Thailand

HK Express connects Hong Kong with Chiang Rai operating twice-weekly.

HK Express adds second route to Vietnam

HK Express adds second route to Vietnam

HK Express is first carrier to connect Hong Kong with Nha Trang.