Cathay Dragon celebrated its inaugural flight to KL International Airport
(KLIA) as Flight KA725, an Airbus A330-300 departed Hong Kong International
Airport smoothly and touched down at Gate C2 of the Satellite Building of KLIA.

With the arrival of flight KA725, Kuala Lumpur is Cathay Dragon’s third destination
in Malaysia – the airline already operates 11 weekly flights to Penang and five
weekly flights to Kota Kinabalu.

At the welcoming press conference, Anna Choi, Cathay Pacific’s Country Manager for Malaysia and Brunei reiterated the airlines’ commitment to servicing passengers to and from Malaysia. “The Cathay Pacific Group of airlines which include Cathay Dragon, remains committed to grow with the Malaysian market, and will continue to provide the same high level of product and service to our customers travelling between Malaysia, Hong Kong and beyond, to our network of international destinations worldwide.” Choi said.

The business of connecting its customers through each other’s networks has been an overwhelming success for Cathay Dragon and Cathay Pacific, with many millions of passengers a year choosing to fly on both airlines.


By being more closely aligned, the airlines are better equipped to deliver on their brand promise of a “Life Well Travelled”, ensuring that all customers enjoy a consistently premium experience at every stage of their journey.

Cathay Dragon, which operates a fleet of 43 passenger aircraft serving 52 regional destinations, has earned a well-deserved reputation built on its distinctive Asian culture and hospitality. Seamless connectivity, increased customer convenience, an enhanced travel experience at every stage of the journey – this is a promise made to passengers by Cathay Dragon.

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