While the carrier claimed to be breaking even monetarily for their first few months of operation, troubles were starting to plague the airline. When I was asked if I wanted to reserve my seat online, I decided to go for it.
Oasis Hong Kong Airlines was liquidated on 9 April Back in intercontinental expansion[ edit ] On 28th NovemberHong Kong Airlines commemorated its 10th Anniversary with a grand celebration with distinguished guests that included government officials and business leaders.
However, there is not a great deal to watch. My luggage weighed in at 26kg which is 3kg above the 23kg allowance I was fearing an excess baggage surcharge — but nothing was said. My thoughts then were that this airline was just going to be another RyanAir or EasyJet that wanted to squeeze every penny out of the customer Best experience I have ever had at HKG airport.
On 10th JuneSkytrax voted Hong Kong Airlines as one of the best regional airlines ranking second and received the 24th best ranking airline in the world. In an attempt to be competitive, the airline offered lower than sustainable fares leading to rapidly accumulating losses.
The new logo also represents the close relationship between the airline and Hong Kong and its new era in the civil aviation industry. Despite the issues that the airline could not control, Oasis Hong Kong continued to provide high-quality service at discounted rates.
Oasis also faced stiff competition by a number of well established carriers operating on its Hong Kong-London route including Cathay Pacific, British Airways, Qantas, Air New Zealand and Virgin Atlantic, and by the fact that its competitors flew into the more convenient and centrally located Heathrow while Oasis was consigned to Gatwick.
As time went on fares became uncompetitive with airlines such as Air New Zealand and British Airways offering full-service for a similar price and flying from the more convenient Heathrow  and supply varied from time to time.
Delivery of the remaining two aircraft is anticipated during The carrier would take home various awards for excellence in service in their first year of operation as the airline made itself known for being a low-cost carrier with exceptional service. Well, at least we know we have an experienced pilot here!
Reposition in steady growth[ edit ] InHong Kong Airlines concluded a system-wide strategy review to determine its priority routes for the immediate future with key focus areas on the Asia Pacific region during this period. The seats are comfortable, have a good pitch and good legroom.
The airline took hold of a Boeing and would start operations in Oct. It was also believed that the long-awaited Oakland service near San Francisco would soon come on line once the Vancouver service was established.
This is all handled by the Jardine group so has nothing to do with Oasis.
There were no queues at all at immigration straight through for both EU passport holders and foreigners. Very few business travelers. The early years[ edit ] Robert Yip, the chairman of China Rich Holdings, with business interests in Chinese medicineinternet portalconstruction and property development, established CR Airways in Hong Kong on 28 March If you are on holiday in Hong Kongyou are basically getting an extra FULL day in Hong Kong without having to pay for an extra hotel night because the flight is so late at night.
All the main bits that should be there are there 4 engines, 2 wings etc Other routes were also planned.Jan 22, · Answer 1 of 6: I returned yesterday from Hong Kong on Oasis Airlines and was pleasantly surprised by the service and quality. I travel to China / Hong Kong about four times a year and usually travel Virgin Premium Economy.
As. Oasis Hong Kong is a new airline I don't know much about, so the presentations at the beginning of the DVD were very informative. The 2 captains gave very good presentations and I liked the air to air sequences of the Hong Kong Airlines Ltd (Chinese: 香港航空公司) is an airline based in Hong Kong, with its headquarters in the Tung Chung district and its main hub at Hong Kong International Airport.
It was established in as a member of the HNA Group. We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us. Find the best deals on flights to Hong Kong, Beijing, Bangkok, Taiwan, Auckland, Vancouver, Osaka, Tokyo and other destinations with Hong Kong Airlines.
Oasis Hong Kong Airlines went into liquidation this morning after accumulating losses estimated at $m (£64m). This morning's service from Hong Kong to Gatwick landed on schedule but tonight's.Download