Written on 6th July 2017

Hong Kong Airlines celebrates flight to Vancouver, Canada

Hong Kong Airlines made its inaugural daily direct service to Vancouver, Canada on 30th June.  To commemorate the official launch of this new route, Hong Kong Airlines held celebration events at both Hong Kong International Airport and Vancouver International Airport.

All passengers scheduled to depart the inaugural flight from Hong Kong were presented with a commemorative certificate and souvenir bag to mark the occasion and show gratitude for their support of the new route.  On arrival at Vancouver Airport on 30th June morning, flight HX080 was greeted with a traditional water cannon salute, followed by a series of celebratory events. All passengers, flight crew and representatives of Hong Kong Airlines received a warm welcome.

The flight schedule for the Hong Kong (HKG) to Vancouver (YVR) route is as follows (*All Times Local):

Flight No. Route Departure/Arrival Time* Frequency
HX080 Hong Kong to Vancouver 12:30/ 10:30 Daily
HX081 Vancouver to Hong Kong 12:10 / 16:50


Source: Hong Kong Airlines