By: Wang Shu-feng and Evelyn Kao
Taipei, June 12 (CNA) Some flights scheduled for Monday and Tuesday between Taiwan and Hong
Kong have been canceled or postponed as Tropical Storm Merbok is forecast to hit Hong Kong at around midnight on Monday.
Cathay Pacific Airways, Hong Kong’s flagship carrier, announced Monday it will cancel its Taipei-Hong Kong flight CX403 for Tuesday, while postponing flight CX465 to 9:50 a.m. and flight CX407 to 10:30 a.m.
Meanwhile, Taiwan’s China Airlines said it will cancel its flights CI923/924 and CI927/928 between Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport and Hong Kong, flight AE1831/1832 between Taichung and Hong Kong and flight CI937/938 between Kaohsiung and Hong Kong for Tuesday.
Taipei-based EVA Airways’ Taoyuan-Hong Kong flight BR827 for Monday was also canceled, while its Kong Kong-Taoyuan flight BR828 on Tuesday will be called off as well. [SOURCE]