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  1. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    12 people hurt as plane hits 'strong turbulence'

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 08:21pm by Shirley Zhao and Samuel Chan

    ... the airline notified it of the accident. The Civil Aviation Department said it would send officers to look into the cause of the problem and would decide whether an investigation was necessary. ...

  2. Business - Companies

    Cathay Pacific chief says Jetstar Hong Kong licence goes against Basic Law

    Posted Sep 27th 2013, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... can simply come in and set up a franchise." The Air Transport Licensing Authority is considering an application from Jetstar Hong Kong. The civil aviation sector is highly regulated, ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Cathay Pacific denies Facebook rumour of engine shutdown

    Posted Mar 05th 2013, 12:00am by Danny Mok, Phila Siu

    ... with one of the generators. This caused a brief interruption to power for non-essential systems, such as lighting and inflight entertainment screens. The case was reported to the Civil Aviation ... shutdown within 96 hours. Former civil aviation director Peter Lok Kung-nam said the case might be related to a tripped switch, which had cut the electricity supply, or to a problem ...

  4. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, May 25, 2013

    Posted May 25th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... The Ministry of Civil Affairs later issued a "supplementary statement" to say funds had not disappeared. However, some people just won't buy such claims any more. They were angry ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Branding pictures baffle Dragonair employees

    Posted Mar 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu and Keith Wallis

    ... there were various reasons why the two airlines maintained their individual air operator's certificates. The certificates are issued by the Civil Aviation Department, which has to establish ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Cathay Pacific flight in emergency landing after pilot smells smoke

    Posted Dec 11th 2012, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... aircraft at 11.35am on Sunday. They left for London on a 4pm flight from Chek Lap Kok. "We are investigating and an initial report has been sent to the Civil Aviation Administration of China and the Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department," the airline said. The Hong Kong aviation department said Cathay Pacific had sent engineers to Wuhan to inspect the airliner and the agency would ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Cathay Pacific cabin staff reflect the city's ethos

    Posted Dec 22nd 2012, 12:00am by Stephen Vines

    ... Nevertheless, it is very active and has provided support for Cathay staff. Generally speaking, there is little in the way of effective organisation outside the civil service. Aside from Cathay, most ... in factories there are growing apace, albeit without the benefit of an organised structure. So where does that leave Hong Kong? The growing strength of civil society groupings has so far had little ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Cathay boss Ivan Chu opens door to talk on pay raise issue

    Posted Dec 14th 2012, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... in place, while the Civil Aviation Department said it could ease applications for extra flights to help stranded passengers. Cathay dominates flight volumes at the airport, the department's ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - AIRLINE SAFETY

    Engine fault leaves Cathay passengers stuck at airport for 18 hours

    Posted Dec 19th 2012, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... ever in danger. "It is part of our newest fleet, which has not had any problems before," she said. A spokeswoman for the Civil Aviation Department said its investigations had found ...

  10. Carrier to shed Boeing aircraft

    Posted Aug 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Hong Kong Airlines (HKA) will phase out its five Boeing 737-800 aircraft following an order from the Civil Aviation Department banning any further growth until it meets all the safety ... '[This] will also be in line with our strategy to keep a simple aircraft type in the company,' Yang said. A Civil Aviation Department spokeswoman said that given HKA's rapid fleet ...




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