General Correspondence

Scope and Content

General Correspondence file. Letters to and from John Swire & Sons, London and the office of Cathay Pacific in Hong Kong, Includes index. The letters relate to all aspects of the management and development of the business such as: policies; competition; development of new routes; maintenance; equipment; performance and revenue; finance; insurance and the impact of local political situations. A large number of letters focus on the breakdown in discussion between the Singapore and British governments over landing rights for Malaysia-Singapore Airlines. The file includes monthly reports and newsletters


Includes index

Conditions Governing Access


Archivist's Note


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