Veteran Hong Kong Chinese pilots say they have long been made to feel like second-class citizens by being denied the allowances granted to their expatriate colleagues.Sunday, 17 June, 2012, 12:00am
Police are investigating the alleged rape of a flight stewardess by a pilot when the crew of the airline they work for were staying at a five-star hotel in Hong Kong.
The stewardess and the pilot, who are both British, were among a group of around 20 flight crew staying at the hotel in Kowloon when the incident took place in February last year after a flight from London.6 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
The police officer in charge of the hunt for a serial sex attacker prowling Lan Kwai Fong has strongly defended his decision not to warn women, saying the culprit's arrest and conviction justified it.13 Nov 2011 - 12:00am
Too distraught to travel to Britain to see her daughter's killer sentenced, Penny Pan Ning sent a letter to be read out in court before David Simmonds was jailed for murder. Here are extracts of the letter:13 Nov 2011 - 12:00am
An investigation was launched after a Cathay Pacific plane and a Dragonair jet carrying more than 600 passengers and crew between them had to take evasive action when they strayed into each other's path as they flew into Hong Kong.27 Sep 2011 - 12:00am
It's usually students who find themselves in hot water when they get up to mischief outside school gates and have the rotten luck to get spotted by a teacher.
But a group of English Schools Foundation (ESF) teachers ended up in a spot of bother themselves when the mother of a West Island School pupil caught them larking around on the way to work on the Discovery Bay ferry.19 Jun 2011 - 12:00am
An investigation was under way last night after a Cathay Pacific plane with 136 passengers on board was forced to make an emergency landing in Singapore after flames poured out of a stalled engine.17 May 2011 - 12:00am
An expatriate police officer who has lived in Hong Kong for more than 20 years says he is being forced to resign and return home because of the rising cost of educating his two children in English Schools Foundation schools.8 May 2011 - 12:00am
Airline pilots say Hong Kong air traffic controllers have jettisoned old-fashioned good manners as they direct pilots in and out of the city's increasingly busy airport.
Pilots complain that they no longer get a civil 'good morning' or 'goodbye' when they communicate with controllers at Chek Lap Kok and that some are brusque to the point of rudeness.20 Jan 2008 - 12:00am
The executive in charge of negotiations over pay and rosters with Dragonair's pilots was yesterday removed following a spate of pilot resignations and flight cancellations.
Captain Tim Watts, general manager of operations since 1997, is returning to flying and being replaced by Captain Richard Hall, general manager of flying at Cathay Pacific.31 Oct 2007 - 12:00am