Cathay Dragon

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Cathay Dragon


Cathay Dragon (KA) is a full flight airline operating international routes. The cabin baggage allowance provided by this airline is 7 kg and max dimension of 56 cm x 36 cm x 23 cm (L x W x H). The international route fare includes checked baggage allowance of 23 kg while the domestic route flight ticket fare also includes checked baggage allowance of 23 kg. Passenger can start checking in at the airport 180 minutes before the flight departure time. Check in online is possible for flights with the airline on Cathay Dragon official website page. It can be processed 2 days prior to departure time.

How to Book

1. Go to Airpaz site, or access the Airpaz application (Android/iOS) on your gadget. 2. Fill in the flight details in the flight search box. 3. Choose the best flight. 4. Fill in the contact information and passenger details on the booking page. 5. Process your payment through the selected payment method. 6. Get your Cathay Dragon flight e-itinerary in the My Booking page, or in your registered email.

How to Pay

Payment for your Cathay Dragon booking on can be made via bank PayPal, credit card, bank transfer, and over the counter methods. For a complete information, visit Payment Guide page.


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Company Profile

Cathay Dragon operating with IATA code (KA) and ICAO code HDA, is a full flight airline that flies international routes. The airline flies to destination cities all over the world with its main hub located in Hong Kong International Airport (HKG). The airline flies to Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, and Several cities that the airlines fly to are Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Bangkok. Cathay Dragon operates under Hong Kong Dragon Airlines Limited. The leader of the company is Algernon Yau. The address of the head office is Hong Kong. Cathay Dragon is a part of Oneworld.


Cathay Dragon which operates with IATA code (KA) and ICAO code (HDA) was established in 1985. The airline runs under the management of Hong Kong Dragon Airlines Limited. During its period of establishment, Cathay Dragon has grown steadily and continues to provide a trustworthy service for their passengers. This airline was first commenced on 01-07-1985. The first ever flight route was Hong Kong (HKG) - Kota Kinabalu (BKI) using Boeing 737-200. Nowadays, the airline has succeeded in reaching The airline was established in Hong Kong on 24 May 1985 as Dragonair. On 28 September 2006, Dragonair became a wholly owned subsidiary of Cathay Pacific. In January 2016, Cathay Pacific announced it was rebranding Dragonair as Cathay Dragon and became 0 on 21 November 2016. On 21 October 2020, Cathay Dragon ceased its operations and merged with Cathay Pacific.

Flight Attendant

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Cathay Dragon cabin crew wears a uniform in white, black, and red. For male flight attendants, they wear white long-sleeved shirt with light olive ottoman fabric vest with black trousers. For female flight attendants, they wear rose red jacquard blouse with black skirt. Besides a perfectly designed uniform, Cathay Dragon cabin crew always committed to exceed their passengers’ expectations by delivering excellent flight services and safety quality.


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Cathay Dragon operates using a number of aircrafts, all of which can be seen in the following table:
Type Quantity
Airbus A330-300 26
Airbus A321-200 8
Airbus A320-200 15

Call Center

If you have any inquiry for the airline or are facing difficulties during your travel such as delayed flights or lost baggage, you can directly contact the airline. The Cathay Dragon contact support can be contacted on one of the following phone numbers :
Country Phone
Indonesia +62 01 803 852 2212
China +86 400 861 3333
Hong Kong +852 2747 5500

Live Chat

Cathay Dragon customer service does not provide live chat.

Facilities and Services

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Cabin Baggage

Passengers using the service of Cathay Dragon are given a cabin baggage allowance included in their flight tickets fare. The the max dimension of the luggage put in the overhead cabin is 56 cm x 36 cm x 23 cm (L x W x H), and maximum weight of the baggage is 7 kg.

Checked Baggage

Cathay Dragon provides free checked baggage allowance for the passengers. Passengers are allowed to check in up to 23 kg of luggage on domestic flight, and 23 kg on international routes.

Excess Baggage

Excess checked baggage allowance can be bought on Airpaz. Disclaimer: Information stated above is intended for general guide only, and may be changed by the airline with no prior notification. Contact the airline for further information.


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Economy Class

The size of the standard seat for the Economy Class fare in Cathay Dragon is 18 inch.

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Business Class

The size of the standard seat for the Business Class fare in Cathay Dragon is 20 inch.

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First Class

The standard seat size of the Cathay Dragon First Class/Executive Class fare is 21 inch.

Inflight Comfort

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Inflight Entertainment

Cathay Dragon provides services and in-flight entertainment for the passengers while flying on their aircraft, such as music,TV,movie,games,magazine.

Inflight Free Snack

During flights with Cathay Dragon free snack/beverage is provided.
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Meal Order
According to the availability, passengers can order beverage to enjoy during their flight. For the airline's meals and beverages menu, click here.
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Inflight Wifi

Cathay Dragon provides inflight WiFi for the passengers.
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Privilege Program

Privilege program is available for the loyal customers of Cathay Dragon, and further detail on it can be read here.


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Web Check-in

Passengers can check in online through the official website of Cathay Dragon. To do so, click here to go to the airline’s check-in page. Web check-in can be done 2 days prior to scheduled departure time.

Airport Check-in

Check-in counters for Cathay Dragon opens 180 minutes before the scheduled flight departure time. You are advised to check in at least one and a half hours before the check in and baggage drop counter at the airport closes.

Kiosk Check-in

Kiosk check-in services is available for the Cathay Dragon passengers, and could be accessed at the departure airport according to the availability. For further information on this service, contact the airline call center. The check in time is 48 hours before the scheduled departure time.

App Check-in

App check-in through the airline’s official mobile (Android/iOS) application is possible. To do so, the passengers should download the Cathay Dragon mobile application on their mobile. The check in time is 48 hours before the scheduled departure time.

Terms and Conditions

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For further information, read the Conditions of Carriage of Cathay Dragon, click here.

Fare Rules

a. Cancellation and Refund

Flight ticket with the airline can be cancelled and refunded.

b. Reschedule

Changes such as reschedule can be made to the ticket by directly contacting the airline. For further information on Cathay Dragon flight ticket and fare rules, click here. Disclaimer: The airline may change its policy without any prior notification. To get an update when it happens and for their policy on insurance, flight delay, etc. check the airline’s fare rules page or directly contact the airline.