Cathay Pacific aircraft are seen lined up on the tarmac at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Sam TsangCathay Pacific aircraft are seen lined up on the tarmac at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Sam Tsang
Cathay Pacific aircraft are seen lined up on the tarmac at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Sam Tsang

Cathay Pacific parks half its fleet and slashes nearly three-quarters of March flights as coronavirus epidemic hammers global aviation industry

  • Hong Kong’s flagship airline keeping 120 planes out of the sky at any one time
  • Bosses say move is in response to market demand as fear of travelling increases

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Cathay Pacific aircraft are seen lined up on the tarmac at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Sam TsangCathay Pacific aircraft are seen lined up on the tarmac at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Sam Tsang
Cathay Pacific aircraft are seen lined up on the tarmac at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Sam Tsang
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