Articles Tagged ‘PEK’

Air China links Beijing with Thai holiday resort of Phuket

Air China links Beijing with Thai holiday resort of Phuket

Air China launches first flights to Phuket in Thailand. Will compete directly with Hainan Airlines.

China Southern launches route to Perth in Australia

China Southern launches route to Perth in Australia

China Southern Airlines now flies to Perth in Western Australia from Beijing via Guangzhou. This is the first route between Mainland China and Perth.

Hainan Airlines launches new route to Maldives from Beijing

Hainan Airlines launches new route to Maldives from Beijing

Hainan Airlines now flies to Malé in the Maldives from Beijing, the capital of China.


Shandong Airlines launches new domestic routes in China

Shandong Airlines launches new domestic routes in China

Shandong Airlines launches a range of new routes in China.

China Southern on track for 80 million passengers in 2011; becomes seventh airline (and first from China) to fly A380

China Southern on track for 80 million passengers in 2011; becomes seventh airline (and first from China) to fly A380

Passenger numbers have quadrupled in just eight years, but what’s happened to China Southern Airlines’ load factor during that period? How big is its international network and which are the leading international airports? At which point in the last five years did demand drop briefly? And which new international services has the airline launched this […]

Spring Airlines now flies between Beijing and Shanghai Hongqiao

Spring Airlines now flies between Beijing and Shanghai Hongqiao

Spring Airlines now flies the trunk route between Beijing Capital Airport and Shanghai Hongqiao Airport.


S7 launches new route from Yekaterinburg to Beijing

S7 launches new route from Yekaterinburg to Beijing

S7 Airlines now flies from Yekaterinburg Koltsovo Airport in Russia to Beijing in China.

Chinese air traffic growth slows to under 5% in August

Chinese air traffic growth slows to under 5% in August

Chinese air traffic growth has slowed in recent months. How does international traffic growth compare with domestic growth? What are the trends in load factor? Which carriers have recently launched new long-haul routes? And which carriers will be launching new Chinese routes in the next few months?

China Airlines launches flights to Sanya on Hainan and Beijing from Taiwan

China Airlines launches flights to Sanya on Hainan and Beijing from Taiwan

China Airlines now serves Sanya on Hainan from Taipei in Taiwan and flies from Taiwan’s Kaohsiung to Beijing.


TAAG Angola launches non-stop flights from Luanda to China’s capital Beijing

TAAG Angola launches non-stop flights from Luanda to China’s capital Beijing

TAAG Angola again serves the Chinese capital Beijing from Luanda. The non-stop route is flown once a week.

US-China air traffic surges 30% in 2010 to 2.65 million; AA, China Eastern, Delta, United all add new services in 2011

US-China air traffic surges 30% in 2010 to 2.65 million; AA, China Eastern, Delta, United all add new services in 2011

How has traffic developed between the world’s two biggest air travel markets during the last 20 years? How many passengers did each carrier transport in 2010 and at what load factor? Which new services have been launched since the beginning of 2010 and how many city-pairs are now served?

Hainan Airlines launches first route to Japan; to Okinawa from Beijing

Hainan Airlines launches first route to Japan; to Okinawa from Beijing

Hainan Airlines now flies to Japan, having launched flights between Beijing and Okinawa.