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  • Sep 23, 2014
  • Updated: 7:48am

Heathrow Airport

Concorde flights offered for first time since crash

British Airways is offering Hong Kong people the chance to fly on Concorde for the first time since the supersonic fleet was grounded after a crash last July near Paris that killed 113 people.

Thursday, 25 October, 2001, 12:00am

Concorde flights offered for first time since crash

British Airways is offering Hong Kong people the chance to fly on Concorde for the first time since the supersonic fleet was grounded after a crash last July near Paris that killed 113 people.

25 Oct 2001 - 12:00am

Easter Cruise

Most Easter holidays are booked solid, but Concorde Travel still has berths available for a nine-day cruise-fly holiday to Vietnam and Thailand.

23 Mar 1999 - 12:00am

Withdrawals at Hwang project

GEORGE and Victor Hwang, the two brothers whose family control Hong Kong Parkview, have seen two of three major shareholders pull out of an ambitious plan to develop the south-London landmark, Battersea Power Station.

18 Aug 1996 - 12:00am

BAA eyes Jan Smuts Airport

British Airports Authority (BAA), the airports operator, is in talks to take over the running of four South African airports, including Johannesburg's Jan Smuts Airport, the Independent reports.

9 Aug 1996 - 12:00am

Comfort class for Heathrow

HEATHROW airport in London has opened a GBP22-million (HK$265 million) transit centre dedicated to the millions of passengers making connections between flights.

The Flight Connections Centre (FCC), the first purpose built transfer facility at any airport in the world, will handle about 80 per cent of the seven million passengers annually who use Heathrow as a transfer hub.

16 Feb 1995 - 12:00am