Shenzhen Airlines launched a new route across the Taiwan Strait, from Wuxi in Mainland China to Taipei Taoyuan in Taiwan.
China Eastern Airlines now flies to the Hanseatic port city of Hamburg, Germany’s second largest city, from Shanghai Pudong via Frankfurt.
TransAsia now complements its Taipei Songshan flights to Shanghai with a Pudong service from Taipei Taoyuan.
Zest Air has launched a domestic route between Manila and Cagayan de Oro and international charter flights from Kalibo to Taipei and Chengdu.
TransAsia now flies daily between Taipei and Singapore, competing with five other airlines.
A very busy week with 75 new routes starting in all corners of the world. But which Chinese airline launched its second trans-Pacific route? Which North American airline launched six transatlantic services? And which two airlines relaunched landmark services between Dubrovnik and Belgrade?
The summer season has started with a bang! Although only two days of the new season make it into our report of the latest new routes, we report on an entire 160 new routes. Accompanying the analysis is a downloadable spreadsheet, pictures of 11 gorgeous cakes and a long list of more amazing photos from launch celebrations.
16 new routes have started in the last week, including six by a brand-new airline. But which Chinese airport has received services on two flag carriers? And just how short is the new route between two European capital cities?
Ahead of the major Chinese New Year travel period, airlines in China have been active in the last week. But there is more. Which Italian airport got three new domestic routes? Which airline began serving a US airport marketing itself as a secondary airport for Canadians? And which two major port cities again have an air link?
Over the Christmas and New Year period, 36 new routes were launched across the world and they were far from only to ski and sun destinations. We have analysis and pictures to go with the new routes that range from Transaero’s 11,500-kilometre route between Moscow and Rio to Cape Air’s 300-kilometre hop between San Juan and Anguilla in the Caribbean.
Ahead of Christmas, we have seen 83 new routes launch! You might have thought that route launch celebrations would be more low-key as Christmas celebrations take over, but we dare almost say it has been the contrary. We have fantastic photos from route launches all across the world!