Hong Kong Airlines plans to ground a significant number of planes and use those still flying to carry primarily cargo. Photo: Airbus Hong Kong Airlines plans to ground a significant number of planes and use those still flying to carry primarily cargo. Photo: Airbus
Hong Kong Airlines plans to ground a significant number of planes and use those still flying to carry primarily cargo. Photo: Airbus

Coronavirus: Hong Kong Airlines to slash hundreds more jobs, focus on cargo in bid to survive pandemic

  • The struggling carrier, long beset by cash-flow problems, will temporarily fly only eight Airbus A330 jets, with an emphasis on air freight
  • The looming redundancies are just the latest in a series of cutbacks that have dramatically reduced the number of employees

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Hong Kong Airlines plans to ground a significant number of planes and use those still flying to carry primarily cargo. Photo: Airbus Hong Kong Airlines plans to ground a significant number of planes and use those still flying to carry primarily cargo. Photo: Airbus
Hong Kong Airlines plans to ground a significant number of planes and use those still flying to carry primarily cargo. Photo: Airbus
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