Over the first seven months of this year, HKIA has handled 491,000 passengers and 74,665 flight movements.
Border restrictions hindering travel recovery are more about confidence than technologies.
The airport is expecting to handle 35 million passengers.
The majority of those were mainland China-Macau flights.
The company also confirmed that the lounges would be available to Chase Sapphire Reserve cardholders, as well as Priority Pass members.
The airport expansion project was reportedly carried out at a cost of USD 603 million.
Global top five domestic passenger airport-pairs were all in Asia and outperformed top international routes as domestic recovery returned faster, particularly in China with three.
The new cases were highly homologous and all strains were found to be the highly infectious Delta variant.
ChinaTravelNews is a wholly owned subsidiary of
©2021 TravelDaily Inc.