Cathay Pacific Plans to Resume Operation After Midnight to and from Shanghai

2012-08-08 — / — Cathay Pacific Airways today (Wednesday, 8 August) announced that four flights to and from Shanghai remained cancelled, but plans are underway for resuming operations on a limited scale after midnight.

The cancelled / delayed flights are as follows:

Flight No. Routes Scheduled Time of Departure Status Estimated Time of Departure
CX368 HKGPVG 08:50 Cancelled  
CX360 HKGPVG 14:00 Cancelled  
CX364 HKGPVG 17:35 Delayed 00:05 on 9 August
CX365 PVGHKG 09:45 Cancelled  
CX367 PVGHKG 12:25 Cancelled  
CX369 PVGHKG 17:35 Delayed 03:50 on 9 August

The latest flight information is available on the airline’s website,

We anticipate disruption and potential air traffic control delay on 9 August (tomorrow) as airlines work to recover their schedules, so passengers are strongly advised to defer non-essential travel and check the latest flight information on the airline’s website before going to the airport. To ensure passengers receive the latest flight status updates via SMS or e-mail, they are advised to update contact details in “Manage My Booking” at the airline’s website.

The airline will waive re-booking and re-routing charges for all tickets issued worldwide (irrespective of fare type) on or before 7 August for travel on Cathay Pacific to, from or via Shanghai between 7 and 10 August.

Cathay Pacific will issue further updates once more information becomes available. The airline regrets any inconvenience this may cause and thanks passengers for their understanding.