Articles Tagged ‘HKG’

New routes launched during the last week:
Saturday 6 September – Friday 12 September

Article Thumbnail: News in BriefNew route started this week operated by Air Asia, Alaska Airlines, Best Air, bmibaby, Hong Kong Express, Monarch, Northwest, Virgin America and Westjet.

Oasis and Skybus failures impact Hong Kong and Columbus

Oasis and Skybus failures impact Hong Kong and ColumbusTwo airlines, two different business models, and both less than 18 months old. Now Oasis and Skybus have collapsed we take a look at what impact they had in the markets they served. Oasis offered just two routes from Hong Kong but Skybus offered 18 from Columbus where it was (briefly) the #1 airline.

Hong Kong benefiting from increased liberalisation

Hong Kong benefiting from increased liberalisationRanked 14th in the world for passenger numbers in 2006 Hong Kong was Skytrax airport of the year in 2007. Traffic has been growing impressively in recent years while Cathay Pacific and partner Dragonair hang on to their leading positions. But local rivals Hong Kong Airlines and Hong Kong Express are branching out too.


New routes launched during the last week
(Saturday 30 June – Friday 6 July 2007):

Article Thumbnail: News in BriefFlyWhoosh helps put Dundee on the map – Whatever happened to London-Deauville? – Israel gets its first LCC services – Oasis Hong Kong follows Gatwick with Vancouver – Porter reaches for Halifax from Toronto City Center – Why have LCCs suddenly