Hong Kong Airlines coming to Los Angeles, Cathay still in trouble, Skylux to launch massive capacity between US and Asia, new Philippine Airlines 777-300 business class
– after a successful Vancouver launch Hong Kong Airlines will soon come to Los Angeles with their brand new A350s
– Cathay pacific can’t shake the bad bets on fuel and the huge competition from Chinese mainland carriers buying jets by the dozen and reports another stinging $250+ million loss
– Skylux is the latest contender in improving US to Asia flights
In the first six years, Starlux will acquire 24 planes and employ a workforce of 3,500, said Neih, a former spokesman for EVA Airways Corp., which was chaired by Chang until March 2016.
In the second six-year period, StarLux will increase its staff to 7,000 or 8,000 and will acquire another 26 commercial aircraft, Neih said.
– a look into Philippine Airlines new 777-300 business class cabin