Founded in 2006, Hong Kong Airlines is a private airline operating from its hub in Hong Kong International Airport. The airline operates flights to over 30 destinations regionally that include Auckland, Shanghai, Bangkok, Bali, Colombo and Beijing. Hong Kong Airlines operates an all Boeing fleet of 29 aircraft.
The IATA code for Hong Kong Airlines is HX
The ICAO code for Hong Kong Airlines is CRK. The Callsign for Hong Kong Airlines is BAUHINIA
Hong Kong Airlines Codeshare Agreements
Hong Kong Airlines has entered into codeshare agreements with 13 airlines including Air India, Etihad Airways, Jet Airways and Shanghai Airlines.
Hong Kong Airlines Fortune Wings Club
The airline runs the Fortune Wings Club which is its frequent flyer program. Flyers receive loyalty reward points for flying on the airline as well as using dedicated credit cards or renting cars or staying in hotels. There are three levels of membership – silver gold and platinum. The flyer can graduate to the higher level by traveling more. Reward points can be exchanged for air tickets and upgrades. VIP members get additional benefits such as lounge access and excess baggage allowances.
Hong Kong Airlines Services
Hong Kong Airlines offers several services which are favorable to passengers. The bag drop facility is one. The free baggage allowance is 30 Kg for Business Class flyers and 20 Kg for Economy Class with a size restriction of 158 Cm (l + w + h). For cabin baggage the weight restriction is 7 Kg and size restriction is 56cm x 36cm x 23cm. Business Class flyers get two pieces while others get only one piece.
For families the airline provides a Sweeten Up service that recognizes special occasions such as birthdays or achievements.
Special services are provided to meet needs of special passengers such as physically challenged passengers or pregnant women.
Check-in services are made available both at the airport as well as Hong Kong and Kowloon Station, Airport Express Line and MTR.
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Hong Kong Airlines Cabin Classes
The airline offers Business Class and Economy Class. Business Class flyers get priority check-in and boarding, extra baggage allowance and gourmet meals. Economy Class flyers also get the exceptional Hong Kong Airlines service with in-flight entertainment and the famous Hong Kong cuisine.
In-flight entertain systems are made available to all class of passengers.
Hong Kong Airlines Value Adds
The airline offers seat select option where the flyer can choose a seat with more leg space. There is a pre-paid baggage service that offers a 20 percent discount. Travel insurance is also offered at discounted premiums. The VIP lounge voucher can be bought so as to enjoy the benefits of the lounge services.
Hong Kong Airlines Trip Management
The airline provides assistance for effective trip management which include online check-in, flight schedules, rescheduling and flight updates and flight status. The airline has introduced a green service whereby check-in can be accomplished on the mobile phone without the need for printing out a boarding pass.