Cathay Pacific adds Seattle/Hong Kong nonstop service

Cathay Pacific has announced it plans to commence new four-times-weekly nonstop service from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport on April 1, 2019, directly linking Hong Kong with Seattle, the company said.

The service will see Seattle become the airline´s eighth passenger gateway in the United States, and its 10th in North America. Cathay Pacific currently serves Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York (JFK), New York (Newark), San Francisco, Toronto and Vancouver. A new Cathay Pacific service to Washington, DC will commence on September 16, 2018.

Cathay Pacific Chief Executive Officer Rupert Hogg said the Seattle route, which will be

Cathay Pacific Airways offers over 100 flights per week from the USA to Hong Kong and beyond, including over 20 destinations in mainland China.

Port of Seattle owns and operates Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, two cruise ship terminals, Fishermen´s Terminal–home of the North Pacific fishing fleet, one grain terminal, a public cargo terminal, four public marinas, and manages a number of real estate assets for financial return and economic advantage.