CATHAY PACIFIC

IATA: CX - 160 ICAO: CPA FOUNDED: 24 SEP 1946 CEASED OPERATIONS: -

HISTORY: CATHAY PACIFIC is the flag carrier of Hong Kong, with its head office and main hub located at Hong Kong International Airport. Was founded as "Roy Farrell Export-Import Co., Ltd" in Shanghai in January 1946 by Australian Sydney de Kantzow and American Roy Farrell. Farrell and de Kantzow re-registered their business in Hong Kong on September 24 ,1946 as "Cathay Pacific". In 1948 Butterfield & Swire (now known as Swire Group) bought 45% of Cathay Pacific, with Australian National Airways taking 35% and Farrell and de Kantzow taking 10% each. The new company began operations on 1 July 1948 and was registered as Cathay Pacific (1948) Ltd on 18 October 1948. Swire later acquired 52% of Cathay Pacific and today the airline is still 45% owned by the Swire Group through Swire Pacific Limited.

 

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31/8/1968 (From Hong Kong to Bangkok)

 

 

22/2/1973 (From Taipei to Hong Kong to Bangkok)

 

 

9/2/1983 (From Hong Kong to Tokyo to Hong Kong)

 

 

27/4/1984 (From Hong Kong to Taipei to Hong Kong)

 

 

3/2/1986 (From Hong Kong to Kuala Lumpur to Hong Kong)

 

 

20/10/1989 (From Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok)

 

 

17/11/1995 (From Manila to Hong Kong)

 

 

 

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