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HK Express Sponsors Hong Kong International Film Festival The Airline Celebrates Creativity with Movie Night and Livery Design Competition
Monday, March 26, 2018

*Hong Kong, 23 March, 2018*             Hong Kong-based airline HK Express is honoured to be one of the official sponsors of the 42nd Hong Kong International Film Festival, which runs from 19 March to 5 April 2018. To cultivate creativity and cross-cultural awareness amongst Hong Kong youth, the airline joined hands with Hong Kong International Film Festival (HKIFF) to co-host a movie screening night last night (22 March 2018). During the event, HK Express also announced an exci... read more

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Update on HK Express’ Hong Kong-Kagoshima Services
Tuesday, March 6, 2018

*Hong Kong, 6 March 2018*                   HK Express announces that due to the volcano eruption in Kirishimayama in Kagoshima, Japan, UO1850 and UO1851 between Hong Kong and Kagoshima on 7 March 2018 will be cancelled. An immediate notification to the affected guests is being made via email and SMS. Affected guests will be given three options: Change of Travel Date – Select new dates of travel to / from Kagoshima departing on or before 20 March 2018 (Booking is subject to ava... read more

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HK Express Becomes the First in Asia to Partner with Dohop
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
for Expanding International Interline Services

Hong Kong-based airline HK Express and Iceland-based flight comparison site Dohop are pleased to announce a new partnership to provide international interline services to guests. The two forward-thinking companies signed a memorandum of understanding early today (27 February, 2018) at the Aviation Festival in Singapore. HK Express is the first airline in Asia to partner with Dohop. The partnership directly benefits HK Express guests, who will be able to travel beyond Asia with only one bo... read more

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HK Express Celebrates 10 Million Passengers Flown!
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Ringing in the Year of the Dog, HK Express Distributes Red Packets Full of Vouchers

In preparation for the Year of the Dog, Hong Kong-based airline HK Express combined a Chinese New Year celebration with another amazing milestone – welcome the 10 millionth passenger on board.                                                                                                                                                      *Imm... read more

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HK Express Appoints New CEO
Friday, January 26, 2018

*Hong Kong, 26 January 2018*  HK Express is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Luo Cheng as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of HK Express, with effect from today. In his role as CEO, Mr. Luo will join hands with Mr. Zhong Guosong, Executive Chairman of HK Express, to formulate HK Express’s overall strategy and direction, contribute to the company’s major business investments, and spearhead operational decisions. He will also monitor daily operations and business performance dri... read more

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HK Express Awarded ‘Top 10 Safest Low-Cost Airlines’ Again
Monday, January 8, 2018 Named the LCC a Perfect 7-Star Safety Rating

 Hong Kong-based airline HK Express is pleased to be named one of the world’s ‘Top 10 Safest Low Cost Airlines for 2018’ by for the third year running, coming in with a “7-star safety rating” — the highest ranking possible. Announced on 3 January 2018, the annual study shortlisted the “Top 20 Safest Airlines” and “10 safest Low-Cost Carriers” (LCCs) in the world, drawing from a pool of more than 400 airlines, including both full-service and low-cost ... read more

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HK Express Sees Passenger Growth in 2017
Monday, January 1, 2018
The Airline Strikes to Enhance Travel Experience for Its Guests in the New Year

Hong Kong-based airline HK Express waved goodbye to 2017 with a special countdown celebration on New Year’s Eve at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA). President Mr. Li Dianchun and the senior management team surprised guests on the airline’s last arriving flight of the year: UO1845, which flew from Osaka-Kansai to Hong Kong on 31 December 2017.                                                                       ... read more

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HK Express Introduces New “Smart Baggage” Policy to Ensure Safe Travel   The new policy on the acceptance of smart baggage takes effect on 1 January 2018
Friday, December 22, 2017

Hong Kong-based airline HK Express, a member of the International Air Transport Association (IATA), will implement a new policy on the “Acceptance of Smart Baggage with Integrated Lithium Batteries” on 1 January 2018 to address recent developments of innovative baggage with integrated lithium batteries, known as “Smart Baggage”.  The decision is based on the IATA’s guidelines, as adopted by the airline industry for safety management and risk mitigations.            ... read more

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Christmas Comes Early with HK Express! Galaman Teams Up with HK Express to Give Away 10 Free Tickets This Weekend
Monday, December 18, 2017

Hong Kong’s fun-filled airline HK Express is getting in the holiday spirit with a two-part celebration. The festivities include a four-day Christmas Sale, as well as an exciting Facebook Live event, featuring none other than Galaman, Hong Kong’s very own armpit-inspired superhero who first debuted in an online animation series in 2011.                                                                             ... read more

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HK Express responds to CAD on implementing improvements after Golden Week flight cancellations and receives licence renewal from ATLA
Thursday, November 9, 2017
Airline’s new leadership is fully committed to enhancing service for guests

HK Express confirms the Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department’s (HKCAD) feedback on the airline’s full report regarding flight cancellations during Golden Week in early October, as well as the official licence renewal approval from the Air Transport Licensing Authority (ATLA).                                                                                                             ... read more

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