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  1. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Officials grilled over true cost of third runway at Hong Kong airport

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 05:51pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com Third runway sparks cost concerns The government and the Airport Authority have been accused of keeping the public in the dark by failing to put a price on the controversial third runway at Chek Lap Kok. Members of the Legislative Council panel on economic development grilled Transport and Housing Bureau officials and airport chiefs yesterday. They feared ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Developer Vincent Lo to chair Airport Authority, but only for one year

    Posted May 31st 2014, 03:32am by FANNY FUNG

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung fanny.fung@scmp.com Lo gets airport job- but will take off after a year Property developer Vincent Lo Hong-sui is taking over as chairman of the Airport Authority after ... the government announced yesterday. The news has led to speculation that a high-profile row between Lo and Cheung over a commercial project at the airport last year soured relations between the Shui ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Crack on windshield forces Hong Kong Airlines flight to return from Manila airspace

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 07:09pm by Clifford Lo

    ... to the city yesterday. The Airbus A330 had entered Manila airspace when its pilot decided to turn back to Chek Lap Kok airport, the Civil Aviation Department said. "The pilot discovered a crack in the cockpit's windshield about 1-1/2 hours after take-off," the airline said. "For safety reasons, the pilot decided to fly back to Hong Kong airport." The carrier did not reveal the size ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Cabbies mad about airport waiting

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 04:12am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Electric taxi drivers who have been forced to the back of queue say they may go back to LPG cabs Cabbies mad about airport waiting Drivers of electric taxis said they would switch back to LPG cabs if the Airport Authority continued its policy of making them wait as long as five hours before being able to take a passenger from the airport to the urban area. ...

  5. News - China Insider - TRANSPORT

    New Shenzhen Airport terminal suffering water leaks

    Posted Dec 17th 2013, 02:26pm by Keira Lu Huang

    ... Keira Lu Huang keira.huang@scmp.com The futuristic new Shenzhen Bao’an airport terminal 3, open for less than a month, has already hit turbulence. Water leaks have sprung up at several ... the airport. Local Hong Kong newspaper Wenweipo reported that leaking also happened at the parking lot and bus terminals. The heavy rain and the poor working environment have caused trouble, including ...

  6. News - China - TRANSPORT

    Shenzhen airport set for move to new home

    Posted Nov 27th 2013, 05:14am by He Huifeng

    ... He Huifeng huifeng.he@scmp.com Authorities have an eight-hour window to shift operations – no easy feat, as Hongkongers have learnt Shenzhen airport set for move to new home After months of trial runs, Shenzhen's airport shuts at 10pm tonight and will shift operations to its new terminal, with the first flight due to depart just before 8am tomorrow. At least that is the plan. ...

  7. News - China - TRANSPORT

    Mix-ups, missed flights after Shenzhen airport opens new terminal

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 09:53am

    ... and having to dash to faraway gates What began as a smooth launch for Shenzhen Airport’s newly opened terminal began to hit some rough patches, as several passengers complained of missed flights ... Mongolia via Wuhan. It carried 165 passengers, who left at 7.53am. Around noon, the airport authorities said all progress through the arrival gates, transit lounge, check-in counters, baggage ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Ventilation fault holds up Admiralty-Central trains on Tsuen Wan Line

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 01:36pm by Ada Lee and Danny Lee

    ... on the Tung Chung line and Airport Express also experienced problems in the evening, a source said. However, the MTR Corp said it did not have any record of this. The incidents heap further ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Hong Kong airport's on-time performance falls to 63pc

    Posted Jul 12th 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Chek Lap Kok result down from 76pc, giving it ranking of 29th out of 35 major international airports, and Cathay only on time 70pc of time Airport ... to new statistics. Global data tracker FlightStats said the Chek Lap Kok airport- often rated the best in the world- now ranks only 29th out of 35 major international airports in terms of on-time ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    MTR delays: government like 'child in front of giant': lawmaker

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 02:54am by Ada Lee

    ... projects up in the air include a line parallel to the Island Line, a link between the Hong Kong and Shenzhen airports, and one serving planned new towns in the northeastern New Territories. Legco ...




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