Cathay Pacific will resume flights from the United States using Russia airspace. Photo: Reuters
Cathay Pacific will resume flights from the United States using Russia airspace. Photo: Reuters

Hong Kong’s Cathay Pacific to restart use of polar route flight path over Russia after it was axed in March because of invasion of Ukraine

  • Airline tells passengers polar route safe to travel and a better option than longer Atlantic flight path used as stopgap
  • Cathay Pacific also signals hundreds more flights to destinations popular with Hong Kong residents

Cathay Pacific will resume flights from the United States using Russia airspace. Photo: Reuters
Cathay Pacific will resume flights from the United States using Russia airspace. Photo: Reuters
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