About Cathay Pacific
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
About Philadelphia (PHL)
Philadelphia, nicknamed Philly, is the largest city in the US state of Pennsylvania. Good weather, good transport system and a large number of good attractions make this city a thriving tourist destination. From several art museums and historical sites to shopping hubs, parks and entertainment centres, there are many things to see and do here. The major historical sites that one must not miss to visit when travelling in Philadelphia are the Eastern State Penitentiary, Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site, Fairmount Water Works and Independence National Historic Park. One of the most exciting places to visit in the city is the Magic Gardens. It houses an impressive indoor gallery that features mosaics created by the renowned artist Isaiah Zagar. When it comes to museums in Philadelphia, the numbers are seemingly endless. The Philadelphia Museum of Art, Institute Science Museum, Mutter Museum, Rodin Museum, African American Museum, Atwater Kent Museum of Philadelphia History and Please Touch Museum are some of the most interesting ones. The beauty of Philadelphia is enhanced gorgeous parks like Penn Treaty Park, Pennypack Park, FDR Park and Fairmount Park. Tourists can avail travel packages from MakeMyTrip to explore this city comfortably.
About Philadelphia Airport
Philadelphia International Airport
8800 Essington Avenue