Cathay Pacific is international flag carrier of Hong Kong with head office and main hub situated at Hong Kong International Airport. It was founded in year 1946 by American Roy C. Farrell and Australian Sydney H. de Kantzow. This airline has registered office at 33rd floor of One Pacific Place. It has made the world's first non-stop transpolar flight flying over the North Polein July 1998, and it also operated the maiden flight to arrive at the new Hong Kong International Airport. Both domestic and international flights are operated by this airline company. Both cargo and passengers flights are operated by it to 168 destination in 42 countries in all over the world. The aircrafts are consisted of Airbus A330, Airbus A340, Boeing 747 as well as Boeing 777 equipment. Its subsidiary airline operates to 36 destinations in Asia Pacific region from its Hong Kong base. In year 2010 this airline and its subsidiary carried 27 million passengers and 1.8 million tons of cargo and mail. Cathay Pacific Airways also have code share agreement with various airlines companies which are Emirates Airlines, Air Arabia, Austrian Airlines, Biman Bangladesh, British Airways, China Southern Airlines, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa Airlines, Mahan Airways, and Libyan Airlines. Various flights to India are also operated by it. The main flights to Indian cities are as follows: Flights to Kochi, Flights to Kolkata, Flights to Pune, and Flights to Trivandrum
Guangzhou is also known as Canton. It is a thriving metropolis city full of vigour. Being a capital city of Guangdong Province, it is situated along the south coastline of China. Guangzhou is an excellent port on the Pearl River traversable to the South China Sea. With quick convenience to Hong Kong and Macau, the city serves as the major political, economic, scientific, educational and cultural centre in Guangdong area. Guangzhou is a quite special metropolis city in China which is moreover influenced by the neighbouring Hong Kong. Its flashy neon lights make the entire city beautiful and attractive tourist destinations that impress all the visitors with its spirit, sheer size and high buildings.
Surrounded by the untouched old residences, ancient temples and lush green gardens nesting in the chaotic city centre that magnetize a large number of tourists from all over the world. If you are planning to visit the city then just don't forget to try its delectable Cantonese cuisine. You must explore some of its major attractions such as Temple of the Six Banyan Trees, Bright Filial Piety Temple, Chen Family Temple, Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, Southern Yue King Mausoleum Museum, Chimelong International Circus, Guangzhou Xiangjiang Safari Park, Chimelong Water Park, Yuexiu Park, South China Botanical Garden, Kaiping Diaolou and Villages and many others. Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport is a major and the most important hub in whole Southern China. The airport is the main base for China Southern Airlines which operates many of the domestic flights including Beijing, Changchun, Changsha, Chengdu, Chongqing, Dalian, Daxian, Guiyang, Guilin, Hangzhou, Harbin, Haikou, Hefei, Hohhot, Jinan and so on. Chinese New Year/Spring Festival, Dragon Boat Festival, Mid-autumn Festival, Tomb Sweeping Day and others are some famous festivals of Guangzhou.
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Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport, Guangzhou, China
Tel: (020) 8613 7273 (Customer Service) | 3606 6999 (Flight Information)