NEWS Cathay Pacific is to launch London Gatwick service on the new A350 in September

Cathay Pacific today announced it will begin a four times weekly service to London Gatwick from the 2nd September 2016. The new service will run alongside the airlines current five times a day service to London Heathrow bringing the service to 39 flights a week between Hong Kong and London.

In addition, Cathay Pacific also offers service to Manchester from Hong Kong.

Cathay Pacific will operate the Gatwick service with its new A350-900.

The airline last operated to Gatwick in 1993.