Articles Tagged ‘CKG’

Chongqing Airport grows long-haul routes thanks to Qatar Airways, Finnair and Sichuan Airlines

Chongqing Airport grows long-haul routes thanks to Qatar Airways, Finnair and Sichuan Airlines

China’s ninth busiest airport handled over 25 million passengers in 2013 and has seen almost tenfold growth since 2000. Over 95% of flights are within China. We reveal the top 12 airlines and routes and which non-Chinese carriers serve the airport.

Hainan Airlines grows seats by 7%; Beijing biggest base in terms of flights and destinations served

Hainan Airlines grows seats by 7%; Beijing biggest base in terms of flights and destinations served

Still to join a global alliance, Hainan Airlines is China’s fifth biggest airline, in terms of weekly seats. Easy to believe, as the carrier moves closer to offering 750,000 weekly seats this August. anna.aero takes a look at all of its vital statistics.

Air China starts seventh route to Seoul Incheon in South Korea

Air China starts seventh route to Seoul Incheon in South Korea

Air China makes Chongqing the latest airport to serve Seoul non-stop, competing with Asiana Airlines.


Spring Airlines increases presence at Osaka Kansai with three routes

Spring Airlines increases presence at Osaka Kansai with three routes

Spring Airlines begins serving Osaka Kansai from Tianjin, Wuhan and Chongqing, using its A320s.

China Express Airlines adds three new domestic routes

China Express Airlines adds three new domestic routes

China Express Airlines add Liuzhou to its route network with the launch of two domestic routes using CRJ 900s.

Zhejiang Loong Airlines launches operations from Hangzhou

Zhejiang Loong Airlines launches operations from Hangzhou

Zhejiang Loong Airlines starts domestic flights from Hangzhou Airport in China with two A320s.


Sichuan Airlines links Chongqing with Sydney

Sichuan Airlines links Chongqing with Sydney

Sichuan Airlines introduces twice-weekly flights from Chongqing to Sydney using A330-200s, its second Australian service.

2013 ‘Arch of Triumph’ winners show 2014 contenders how to celebrate

2013 ‘Arch of Triumph’ winners show 2014 contenders how to celebrate

Last year’s winners of the inaugural ‘Arch of Triumph’ — Aena’s Tenerife Norte — show-off their victory certificate. The first week of the 2014 competition sees seven entries from five global regions.

THAI Smile adds two new routes to China

THAI Smile adds two new routes to China

Thai Smile makes Changsha and Chongqing its first destinations in mainland China from Bangkok.


Shandong Airlines starts 10 new Chinese domestic routes

Shandong Airlines starts 10 new Chinese domestic routes

Shandong Airlines has added 10 new domestic routes in China involving 13 airports. Most will be operated daily using the airline’s fleet of over 50 737-800s.

Shandong Airlines grows capacity by 14%; starts flights to third country market - Chiang Mai in Thailand

Shandong Airlines grows capacity by 14%; starts flights to third country market – Chiang Mai in Thailand

Shandong Airlines, daughter carrier to Air China, and the #8 airline in China in terms of weekly seats, has had a busy 2013 so far, launching 19 new routes and adding over 20% more weekly flights since January. anna.aero takes a peek at this dynamic, but somewhat obscure carrier.

Hong Kong Express takes over two destinations from Hong Kong Airlines

Hong Kong Express takes over two destinations from Hong Kong Airlines

Hong Kong Express launches services from Hong Kong Airport to Chongqing Airport and Kota Kinabalu Airport.