Articles Tagged ‘PEK’

Air China expansion to include Washington this summer; almost 78 million passengers carried in 2013 at 81% load factor

Air China expansion to include Washington this summer; almost 78 million passengers carried in 2013 at 81% load factor

The flag-carrier of China has control of a fleet of almost 500 aircraft and saw its group passenger numbers grow by 7.3% to almost 78 million last year. We examine which are the leading airports for Air China (and how quickly the airline is growing them), and which new international services were added in 2013.

Hainan Airlines adds Bali to its network

Hainan Airlines adds Bali to its network

Hainan Airlines has started thrice-weekly flights from Beijing to Denpasar in Bali.

Air China adds Siem Reap in Cambodia to its network

Air China adds Siem Reap in Cambodia to its network

Air China replaces China Eastern Airlines on Beijing-Siem Reap market with twice-weekly 737 flights.


Air China lands in Chiang Mai

Air China lands in Chiang Mai

Air China starts flying from Beijing to its third Thai destination.

Ural Airlines begins Beijing service from Chelyabinsk

Ural Airlines begins Beijing service from Chelyabinsk

Ural Airlines starts flights from Chelyabinsk Airport in Russia to Beijing Airport in China.

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.


Aberdeen wins Cake prize; Sydney sports Route award; Darwin finds cake photos; Hainan marks five-year connection; Air Lituanica gets a new plane; Yunnan holds first conference; and Ryanair confirms its return to Modlin

Aberdeen wins Cake prize; Sydney sports Route award; Darwin finds cake photos; Hainan marks five-year connection; Air Lituanica gets a new plane; Yunnan holds first conference; and Ryanair confirms its return to Modlin

A busy week for Network Planning Community News, including some award winners showing-off their certificates, more cake and event photos from our peers from around the world.

Hainan Airlines launches Beijing - Chicago services

Hainan Airlines launches Beijing – Chicago services

Hainan Airlines starts flights from Beijing International Capital Airport to Chicago O’Hare Airport against American Airlines and United Airlines.

Azerbaijan Airlines launches Baku-Beijing route

Azerbaijan Airlines launches Baku-Beijing route

Azerbaijan Airlines begins its service from Baku Airport to Beijing Airport with 767s.


British Airways starting Chengdu service in September; Chinese airlines maintaining steady 11% growth in 2013

British Airways starting Chengdu service in September; Chinese airlines maintaining steady 11% growth in 2013

The Chinese air travel market is still reporting double-digit growth in 2013, with the massive domestic market still outperforming the international market. We take a look at which airports grew fastest in 2012, and which airlines are preparing for new international services before the end of the year.

Air China launches non-stop flights from Beijing to Houston

Air China launches non-stop flights from Beijing to Houston

Air China inaugurates four-weekly non-stop flights from Beijing Airport to Houston Intercontinental Airport in Texas, US.

Air Mauritius launches flights to Beijing

Air Mauritius launches flights to Beijing

Air Mauritius connects Mauritius Airport and Beijing Airport with a single weekly services.