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Cathay Pacific Group Fact Sheet

The Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific Group’s network of passenger and cargo services covers over 200 destinations in Asia, North America, Australia, Europe and Africa, with around 230 aircraft in the Group’s fleet as of 30 June 2020. There are three airlines in the Cathay Pacific Group:

  • Cathay Pacific, an international network airline.
  • HK Express, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cathay Pacific, which operates as a stand-alone low-cost carrier.
  • AHK Air Hong Kong, an all-cargo carrier wholly owned by Cathay Pacific operating regional express freight services.

Cathay Pacific is a member of the Swire group and is a public company listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. 

Cathay Pacific is a founder member of the oneworld global alliance.


Senior Management

Chairman Patrick Healy
Chief Executive Officer Augustus Tang
Chief Customer and Commercial Officer Ronald Lam
Chief Operations and Service Delivery Officer Greg Hughes
Chief Financial Officer Rebecca Sharpe
Director Cargo Tom Owen
Director People Patricia Hwang
Director Service Delivery Alex McGowan
Director Flight Operations Chris Kempis
Director Customer Simon Large
Director Commercial Lavinia Lau
Director Engineering Neil Glenn
Group General Counsel and Company Secretary Joanna Lai


Fleet Summary

Please see the Cathay Pacific Interim Report 2020, available here.

Number of People

Please see the Cathay Pacific Interim Report 2020, available here.


Cathay Pacific is a founder member of the oneworld alliance. Member airlines include: Cathay Pacific, American Airlines, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia, Japan Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, Qantas, Qatar Airlines, Royal Air Maroc, Royal Jordanian, S7 Airlines and SriLankan Airlines. These airlines serve more than 1,000 airports in over 170 territories.

Asia Miles

Cathay Pacific is a partner of Asia Miles, Asia's leading travel and lifestyle rewards programme. Asia Miles has over 800 partners, including 26 airline partners, and more than 12 million members. Members can earn and redeem Asia Miles to over 1,000 destinations worldwide.

Cathay Pacific Major Shareholders

Swire Pacific Limited 45%
Air China Limited 29.99%

Public shareholding (including 9.99% held by Qatar Airways Q.C.S.C.)


Cathay Pacific Major Subsidiaries and Associates

AHK Air Hong Kong Limited 100%
Asia Miles Limited 100%
Cathay Holidays Limited 100%
Cathay Pacific Catering Services (HK) Limited 100%
Cathay Pacific Services Limited 100%
Hong Kong Airport Services Limited 100%
Hong Kong Express Airways Limited 100%
Vogue Laundry Service Limited 100%

Cathay Pacific Group Operating Summary


2019 Full Year

2020 Half Year

Revenue passengers carried



Cargo and mail carried

2,022,000 tonnes

667,000 tonnes


HK$106,973 million

HK$27,669 million

Attributable profit

HK$1,691 million

(HK$9,865 million)