Hong Kong Airlines A330-200. Photo: Courtesy, Airbus. Hainan Airlines Group subsidiary Hong Kong Airlines plans to place an order for the A380 as it looks to challenge Cathay Pacific Airways and further explore the fast-growing Chinese market, an industry insider told ATW. HKA and Airbus are expected to announce the deal at next week's Paris Air Show. The number of A380s to be ordered remains unknown. The airline last year finalized a contract with Airbus for 10 A330-200s and ...

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