Cathay Pacific Links Boston with Hong Kong
Cathay Pacific Airways announced the launch of new service between Boston and Hong Kong. The airline will operate the route four times a week, using Boeing 777-300ER aircraft.
During the summer, flights depart Boston Logan International Airport at 1:45 a.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, and arrive at Hong Kong International Airport at 5:35 a.m. the next day. Flights from Hong Kong to Boston depart at 6:00 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, and arrive at 9:30 p.m. Minor changes will take place in the winter.
Cathay’s 777-300ERs that will be used on the route are equipped with six suites in first class, 53 lie-flat seats in business, 34 seats in premium economy, and 182 seats in economy. Seats in first class are 36” wide, and have a pitch of 81”, while business-class seats are 21” wide, with a pitch of 81”.
The new route is the first non-stop from Boston to Hong Kong. Boston is Cathay Pacific’s sixth destination in the United States, after Los Angeles, Chicago, New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport, Newark, and San Francisco.
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