Cathay Pacific Airways is an Asian commercial airline based in Hong Kong in 1946 and operating scheduled passenger and cargo services to 90 destinations world-wide. Its main base is Hong Kong International Airport . It is one of the four airlines to carry a "five star" rating from Skytrax .
Check-in times: For domestic flights you are to check –in at least 30 minutes prior to scheduled departure. For international flights - at least 60 minutes prior to scheduled departure.
Change to passenger name or flight: changes can be made either online for some extra cost per person plus any difference in price for a new flight, or at the call center for extra cost per person plus any difference in price. For travel to the same destination, the reservation can be changed to standby travel for any flight to the destination leaving on that day for no extra cost. If the original flight was the last out of the airport, standby travel for the first of the next day's flights is allowed and if there is only one flight per day, standby on a flight on the preceding or following day is not allowed.
Baggage allowance: For all classes, each passenger (except an infant) can bring a free baggage allowance of one cabin bag not exceeding 56x36x23cm (22x14x9 in) in size . These dimensions include wheels, handles and side pockets. First Class, Business Class, Invitation, Diamond, Gold and Silver tier members of The Marco Polo Club (The Club) are each entitled to an extra allowance of one garment bag not exceeding 20cm (8inch) thick when folded in half, or one soft bag not exceeding 20cm (8inch) thick. For all travel classes, duty-free items are included in your cabin baggage allowance. Two checked bags are allowed per passenger free of charge. The max weight of checked bag is 70 lbs and max dimensions per bag -62 inches for flights to Central, North and South America . The max weight of checked bag is 44lbs for passengers of Economy Class/ 66 lbs –Business Class and 88 lbs-First Class and Maximum
Dimensions of 59”*58”*62”(length\width\height) Per Bag for all locations except America's.
Senior fares: none
Child fares: infants under 2 may travel on lap free of charge
Pet travel: With the exclusion of service dogs, pets are not permitted in passenger cabin. Pets such as dogs, cats and birds will be transported in the cargo compartment. Check with the local government office for all documentation required ( like health certificates and travel permits) if you plan to fly with your pet.
Pre-assigned seating: can be booked for no extra cost online.
Legroom: seat pitch is about 32-34 inches, depending on the aircraft's type
In-flight service: Meals, snacks and drinks are served. Alcohol is available for sale. Different entertainments , such as in-seat movies, radio, TV, etc are offered during the flight.
Air miles: frequent flyer program, Asia Miles,
The Marco Polo Club, is available for online enrollment. It gives a chance to earn free travel and access to special features , like managing credits from canceled flights,etc