China Eastern’s first flight on the route Taiyuan-Wuxi-Xiamen had a load factor of over 90% and was celebrated with something as unusual – for Mainland China – as a cake! The cream and fruit creation was enjoyed by the passengers and crew on board and we encourage more Chinese cakes!
- China Eastern Airlines launched a new, stopping domestic service on 18 August. The SkyTeam member now flies three times weekly from Taiyuan (TYN) in northern China via Wuxi (WUX) in the east of the country to Xiamen (XMN) in the southeast. Flights are operated with 737 aircraft.