Articles Tagged ‘PEK’

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.

Yakutia Airlines launches flights to Beijing; adds low-frequency services to Paphos from Krasnodar

Yakutia Airlines launches flights to Beijing; adds low-frequency services to Paphos from Krasnodar

Yakutia Airlines inaugurates low-frequency services from Krasnodar Airport to Beijing Airport and Paphos Airport in Cyprus.

London Heathrow to lose world #1 ASKs ranking to Dubai

London Heathrow to lose world #1 ASKs ranking to Dubai

Despite being at 99% capacity and with little sign of any additional runway capacity any time soon, London Heathrow is still the world’s busiest airport if measured by ASKs. We look to see which other airports make the Top 15 in this slightly unusual way of looking at airports.


Vancouver set for record-breaking year in 2013

Vancouver set for record-breaking year in 2013

With more than half of Vancouver’s residents speaking English as a second language only, the city’s airport, Canada’s second largest and serving the country’s third most populous metropolitan area, boasts an impressive network of services to China, with most routes seeing growth this summer.

China’s biggest country markets S13 versus S12; more services from non-core airports

China’s biggest country markets S13 versus S12; more services from non-core airports

As Geneva joins the growing group of cities connected to China with direct services this week, anna.aero examines how the Middle Kingdom’s international route network has changed since last summer.

Air China makes Geneva its 12th European destination

Air China makes Geneva its 12th European destination

Air China launches four-weekly flights from Beijing Airport to Geneva Airport.


SriLankan Airlines moves in to Sri Lanka’s new international airport

SriLankan Airlines moves in to Sri Lanka’s new international airport

SriLankan Airlines launches flights from Hambantota to Jeddah and Beijing via Bangkok.

Heathrow becomes airport #50 for 787; average sector 3,400km – 25% of its 15,000km range capability!

Heathrow becomes airport #50 for 787; average sector 3,400km – 25% of its 15,000km range capability!

Most of the eight airlines operating the Boeing 787 are keeping them close to base while they build-up familiarity with the new airframe. At 5,245 kilometres, Qatar Airways’ Doha to London 787 route which touched down for the first time on 14 December, is only using around one-third of the aircraft’s 15,000 kilometre range capability.

The big leak: Which airports are on Turkish Airlines’ route network shopping list?

The big leak: Which airports are on Turkish Airlines’ route network shopping list?

anna.aero reveals from a top-level source which points on the map will be added to the nearly 200 destinations already connected to the Istanbul Atatürk hub in the near future.


Hainan Airlines moves from Dubai to Abu Dhabi for its Luanda service

Hainan Airlines moves from Dubai to Abu Dhabi for its Luanda service

Hainan Airlines commences operations from Beijing to Luanda via Abu Dhabi.

Chinese air traffic up almost 9% in 2012 so far; AirAsia, Dragonair and Scoot all starting new routes this winter

Chinese air traffic up almost 9% in 2012 so far; AirAsia, Dragonair and Scoot all starting new routes this winter

China’s airlines continue to report solid growth in 2012 with international growth outstripping domestic growth. Despite the EU’s ETS European carriers have launched several new routes this summer. But which carriers are looking to grow in China this winter?

NordStar Airlines launches low-frequency route to its first Chinese destination

NordStar Airlines launches low-frequency route to its first Chinese destination

NordStar Airlines starts operating flights from Krasnoyarsk to Beijing Capital Airport, its first Chinese destination.