Articles Tagged ‘PEK’

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.

Chinese domestic air travel growth up 13% in May; international traffic up just 15% versus 2007

Chinese domestic air travel growth up 13% in May; international traffic up just 15% versus 2007

So what’s been happening to the Chinese air travel market in the last couple of months? How do passenger numbers on domestic and international flights compare with 2007? And which airlines have recently launched new long-haul services, and which plan to do so in the near future?

Swiss now serves China’s capital Beijing from its Zurich hub during summer

Swiss now serves China’s capital Beijing from its Zurich hub during summer

Swiss International Air Lines’ leisure subsidiary Edelweiss Air launched a new route between Zurich and Beijing.


Tibet Airlines now flies the historical route between Lhasa and Beijing

Tibet Airlines now flies the historical route between Lhasa and Beijing

Tibet Airlines has launched operations, flying daily between Lhasa and Beijing with its first A319.

Delta launches new route to Beijing from Detroit and between Minneapolis and Reno

Delta launches new route to Beijing from Detroit and between Minneapolis and Reno

Delta launched its third route to Beijing in China when it just began flying from Detroit.

China Southern adds Seoul Gimpo flights in addition to Incheon flights from Beijing

China Southern adds Seoul Gimpo flights in addition to Incheon flights from Beijing

China Southern now flies from China’s capital Beijing to both of the South Korean capital’s airports, now including Seoul Gimpo.