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UPDATE 2-Qantas posts 17% fall in profit but shares up as buyback announced

22 Aug 2019

* CEO declines to provide revenue outlook (Recasts, adds CEO, analyst comments)

Crew describe climate of fear at Cathay after Hong Kong sackings

20 Aug 2019

HONG KONG/SINGAPORE Pilots and cabin crew at Hong Kong's Cathay Pacific Airways described a "white terror" of political denunciations, sackings and phone searches by Chinese aviation officials amid anti-government protests gripping the former British colony.

Crew describe climate of fear at Cathay after Hong Kong sackings

20 Aug 2019

HONG KONG/SINGAPORE Pilots and cabin crew at Hong Kong's Cathay Pacific Airways described a "white terror" of political denunciations, sackings and phone searches by Chinese aviation officials amid anti-government protests gripping the former British colony.

Cathay Pacific's new boss puts emphasis on safety and security

19 Aug 2019

HONG KONG/SINGAPORE Cathay Pacific Ltd needs to focus on safety and security, its customers and the completion of a three-year financial turnaround plan, the airline's new chief executive told staff on Monday.

Cathay Pacific Airways CEO Rupert Hogg resigns as Chinese scrutiny mounts

16 Aug 2019

HONG KONG/SINGAPORE Cathay Pacific Airways CEO Rupert Hogg resigned in a shock move on Friday, amid mounting Chinese regulatory scrutiny of the Hong Kong carrier over the involvement of its employees in the city's anti-government protests.

Boeing delays delivery of ultra-long-range version of 777X

15 Aug 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/SINGAPORE Boeing Co has pushed back the entry into service of an ultra-long-range version of its forthcoming 777X widebody, the U.S. planemaker said on Wednesday, as it grapples with fallout from the 737 MAX crisis and engine issues with the 777X.

Boeing delays delivery of ultra-long-range version of 777X

15 Aug 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/SINGAPORE Aug 14 Boeing Co has pushed back the entry into service of an ultra-long-range version of its forthcoming 777X widebody, the U.S. planemaker said on Wednesday, the latest fallout from an ongoing crisis surrounding its 737 MAX jet.

Cathay manager Swire vows support for China; shares plumb 10-year lows

13 Aug 2019

SINGAPORE/HONG KONG The top shareholder and manager of Cathay Pacific Airways condemned protests in Hong Kong and vowed to follow China's aviation regulations, after the airline suspended a second pilot on Tuesday as deepening unrest hit its operation and stock.

Cathay Pacific forward bookings drop amid Hong Kong protests

07 Aug 2019

SINGAPORE/HONG KONG Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd is facing a decline in forward bookings for travel to Hong Kong "in the region of double digits" due to widespread protests in the Asian financial center, a senior company executive said on Wednesday. | Video

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