Philippines AirAsia launched twice-weekly flights (Mondays and Fridays) between Cebu and Hangzhou on 18 May. The 2,243-kilometre sector will be operated by A320s and faces no direct competition. The LCC previously operated this route for a short period between January and March 2017 according to OAG schedules.
- Philippines AirAsia launched services between Cebu (CEB) and Hangzhou (HGH) on 18 May. The LCC will operate the 2,243-kilometre airport pair twice-weekly, with flights departing Cebu late in the evening on Mondays and Fridays before returning from Hangzhou in the early hours on Tuesdays and Saturdays. Flights will be operated by the carrier’s A320 fleet and there is no direct competition. OAG schedules show that the airline previously operated this route three times weekly for a short season between 24 January and 18 March 2017. The Cebu link is the carrier’s only current connection to Hangzhou.