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Cathay CEO Hogg Resigns as Airline Limits Brand Damage

August 16, 2019

Cathay CEO Hogg Resigns as Airline Limits Brand Damage

Cathay Pacific’s chief executive and chief commercial officer have resigned as the Hong Kong airline attempts to extricate itself from the controversy over its attitude to staff taking part in city-wide democracy protests.


Pilots Land Plane in Field After Bird Strike

August 15, 2019

Pilots Land Plane in Field After Bird Strike

A Ural Airlines Airbus A321 landed in a Russian cornfield on Thursday after it lost power to both its engines after a bird strike.


Ryanair Union Calls for Talks Prior to Strike

August 15, 2019

Ryanair Union Calls for Talks Prior to Strike

The union representing Ryanair’s UK-based pilots has called on the airline to meet for conciliation talks prior to a 48-hour strike of UK and Ireland pilots next week.


Norwegian to End Transatlantic Flights From Ireland

August 14, 2019

Norwegian to End Transatlantic Flights From Ireland

Norwegian Air will pull out of flying between Ireland and the United States from September, citing the grounding of its 737 MAX fleet as the cause.


Hong Kong Airport Reopens, Flights Returning to Normal

August 14, 2019

Hong Kong Airport Reopens, Flights Returning to Normal

Hong Kong airport reopened on Wednesday afternoon after another day of protests forced the airport authority to stop flights again.



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Cathay CEO Hogg Resigns as Airline Limits Brand Damage

August 16, 2019

Cathay CEO Hogg Resigns as Airline Limits Brand Damage

Cathay Pacific’s chief executive and chief commercial officer have resigned as the Hong Kong airline attempts to extricate itself from the controversy over its attitude to staff taking part in city-wide democracy protests.