Hong Kong Airlines to launch Vancouver flight this summer

Hong Kong Airlines to launch Vancouver flight this summer

Hong Kong Airlines will operate a daily direct flight between Hong Kong and Vancouver from June 30th this year.

The route will be operated by Airbus A330 aircraft.

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Li Dianchun, chief commercial officer of Hong Kong Airlines, said: “This new route service is Hong Kong Airlines’ debut in North America, we wish to attract as many visitors as possible to see the beautiful city of Vancouver, as well as encourage family reunions or business co-operation.

“The new route will also open up more opportunities for travellers worldwide to leverage our connectivity in Asia, hence bringing more diverse and convenient travel options for travellers from Hong Kong, the Pearl River Delta region, Oceania and North America.”