China’s aviation regulator orders Cathay Pacific to suspend personnel who have engaged in protests

China’s aviation regulator on Friday demanded Hong Kong flag carrier Cathay Pacific Airways suspend personnel who have engaged in illegal protests in the city from staffing flights into its airspace from August 10. Hong Kong has been embroiled in increasingly violent anti-government street protests for the past two months, which a top Chinese official described…

Cathay Pacific admits it records videos of passengers via on board CCTV cameras

Cathay Pacific has admitted using CCTV cameras to record and retain information on their passengers’ behaviour. An investigation by Forbes says the airline’s new privacy policy allows it to “compile a database with detailed information on passengers’ use of in-flight entertainment systems, including – but not limited to – images recorded by seatback cameras, customers’ activities…