Articles Tagged ‘LHW’

Spring Airlines doubles capacity over past five years; Shanghai airports dominate route network, Thailand is leading international market

Spring Airlines doubles capacity over past five years; Shanghai airports dominate route network, Thailand is leading international market

There were more than 18.5 million two-way seats available on Spring Airlines’ services in 2017. The Chinese LCC has experienced rapid growth over the past 10 years, during which time it introduced its first international destinations. We take a look at the Asian airline’s fast developing network, including its largest airports and routes.

Déjà vu: China, India, Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam win 7th Asian ANNIES airport awards; Chinese carriers again dominate airline awards

Déjà vu: China, India, Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam win 7th Asian ANNIES airport awards; Chinese carriers again dominate airline awards

We’ve had the US ANNIES, now it’s time for the Asian ANNIES. See which airports have repeated their wins from 12 months ago. The countries dominating the awards may not have changed but there are plenty of new winners.

U-FLY Alliance welcomes fifth carrier; collective alliance network has 202 routes; Kunming, Chongqing and Hong Kong are top three airports

U-FLY Alliance welcomes fifth carrier; collective alliance network has 202 routes; Kunming, Chongqing and Hong Kong are top three airports

U-FLY Alliance is the world’s first LCC alliance which launched on 18 January this year, with four initial members – HK Express, Lucky Air, Urumqi Air and West Air. In July a fifth carrier, Eastar Jet, joined the line-up. anna.aero takes a look at the breakdown of the world’s newest alliance, and establishes its presence […]


China Southern Airlines adds more routes to Thailand

China Southern Airlines adds more routes to Thailand

China Southern Airlines now serves 16 airport pairs between China and Thailand.

Taiwanese airport takes weekly title; Asia narrows gap on Europe

Taiwanese airport takes weekly title; Asia narrows gap on Europe

With back-to-back wins, Asia’s airports have considerably narrowed the gap between themselves and the inter-regional league leaders Europe, with just two wins now separating the top two. Find out which Asian airport has done the business this week from the 10 competitors.

China Southern Airlines starts services to St Petersburg

China Southern Airlines starts services to St Petersburg

China Southern Airlines launches services from Lanzhou to St Petersburg with an intermediate stop in Urumqi.


Tianjin Airlines now serves 96 airports; Yulin-Xi’an is #1 route in 2015

Tianjin Airlines now serves 96 airports; Yulin-Xi’an is #1 route in 2015

Established in 2004 as Grand China Express Air in an effort to merge the major aviation assets of Hainan Airlines, China Xinhua Airlines, Chang’an Airlines and Shanxi Airlines, Tianjin Airlines (renamed as of 10 June 2009), has expanded considerably since then. With the carrier operating a total of 177 non-stop routes, anna.aero looks at Tianjin […]

Hainan Airlines launches first scheduled flights to Kaohsiung in Taiwan

Hainan Airlines launches first scheduled flights to Kaohsiung in Taiwan

Hainan Airlines starts weekly flights from Lanzhou to Kaohsiung.

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.


Sichuan Airlines launches 54 new weekly service

Sichuan Airlines launches 54 new weekly service

Sichuan Airlines adds nine new routes or 54 weekly frequencies to its network

Air China adds three domestic destinations from Hangzhou in Eastern China

Air China adds three domestic destinations from Hangzhou in Eastern China

Air China connects Hangzhou with Guilin and Lanzhou, Xinning via Zhengzhou.

Far Eastern Air Transport launches services from Taipei Taoyuan to Lanzhou

Far Eastern Air Transport launches services from Taipei Taoyuan to Lanzhou

Far Eastern Air Transport commences operations on the route from Taipei Taoyuan to Lanzhou in Northwest China.