Airline Destinations

Two women take photographs from a vantage point near Hong Kong's airport as a Qantas Airways jet comes in to land. Photo: Bloomberg

Dubai nudging Hong Kong out as transit hub between Asia-Pacific and Europe

Expanding the passenger-handling capacity of Hong Kong's airport, which is expected to run out by 2018, with a third runway - due to be completed 10 years from now - will fail to restore the city's role as a transit hub for flights between Asia-Pacific and Europe, analysts say.