Articles Tagged ‘China Eastern Airlines’

Korean Air welcomes its first 747-8 as Boeing further extends its lead in the 2015 delivery race

Korean Air welcomes its first 747-8 as Boeing further extends its lead in the 2015 delivery race

After delivering 64 units in August, the US manufacturer has extended its lead over Airbus by 20 units. August has also witnessed the European manufacturer deliver more A321 units than A320s. Overall both manufacturers delivered a total of 108 aircraft in August.

American Airlines overtakes Delta Air Lines and United Airlines to become #1 at Los Angeles

American Airlines overtakes Delta Air Lines and United Airlines to become #1 at Los Angeles

The merger of American Airlines and US Airways has resulted in the ‘new’ American becoming the number one carrier out of Los Angeles, with the number one carrier in S14, United Airlines, slipping to third. anna.aero investigates to see which airlines are growing the most from the Californian hub, and which markets are becoming more popular.

Air travel in China still booming; international traffic growing really fast; some domestic routes served by as many as 10 airlines

Air travel in China still booming; international traffic growing really fast; some domestic routes served by as many as 10 airlines

Next year China’s airports are forecast to handle 1 billion passengers. We look at recent trends in domestic and international demand, including which routes have the most competition and which new carriers have entered the market.


Boeing extends lead in the 2015 delivery race however Airbus catches up in single-aisle units

Boeing extends lead in the 2015 delivery race however Airbus catches up in single-aisle units

While Transaero Airlines received its first A321 from Airbus in July, the European manufacturer will have to up its game if it wants to catch up with Boeing, which leads the 2015 delivery race by 82 units. Overall, both Airbus and Boeing delivered 107 aircraft in July, equal to that delivered in the same month […]

Vietnam in Asian ANNIES fast-growing airport win double; Spring Airlines surprises in airline awards

Vietnam in Asian ANNIES fast-growing airport win double; Spring Airlines surprises in airline awards

Just like in 80s mega movie Top Gun ‒ “there’s no points for second place” – there are also no certificates for the runners-up in the 2015 Asian ANNIES. However, there will be certificates for the eight airport and six airline winners of this year’s competition. Find out who made Top Gun this time around.

China Eastern Airlines now serves two airports in Lao

China Eastern Airlines now serves two airports in Lao

China Eastern Airlines connects Kunming and Jinghong with Luang Prabang.


LCCs continue to see market share growth in Japanese domestic market; ANA and JAL focus on international growth

LCCs continue to see market share growth in Japanese domestic market; ANA and JAL focus on international growth

LCCs share of the Japanese domestic market has risen to 8%, but All Nippon Airways and Japan Airlines still have almost three-quarters of the market. Capacity to China is growing rapidly with China Eastern Airlines increasing seats by over 40%

Boeing edges ahead in 2015 deliveries while Airbus delivers to its second A350 operator

Boeing edges ahead in 2015 deliveries while Airbus delivers to its second A350 operator

While Vietnam Airlines received its first A350-900 aircraft from Airbus, the European manufacturer will have to add some power if it wants to catch up with Boeing, which leads the 2015 delivery race by 73 units. Overall, both Airbus and Boeing stepped up their deliveries in the sixth month of the year, handing over a […]

China-Europe market analysed; Chinese carriers growing faster than European rivals as tourism market stimulates demand

China-Europe market analysed; Chinese carriers growing faster than European rivals as tourism market stimulates demand

China is already the biggest country market in Asia for non-stop air services from Europe. We reveal how quickly it is growing, which are the leading airlines and how many airports in China now have direct service to Europe.


China-Japan market grows by one-third in just two years; China Eastern Airlines, Shanghai Pudong Airport and Tokyo Narita Airport lead way

China-Japan market grows by one-third in just two years; China Eastern Airlines, Shanghai Pudong Airport and Tokyo Narita Airport lead way

After a few years of stagnation the China-Japan market has seen capacity grow by 33% between 2013 and 2015. We reveal the leading (and fastest-growing) airlines and airports in both countries.

Record April for Airbus and Boeing; easyJet receives its 250th A320 family aircraft

Record April for Airbus and Boeing; easyJet receives its 250th A320 family aircraft

While easyJet received its 250th A320 family aircraft from Airbus, the European manufacturer will have to add some power if it wants to catch up with Boeing, which leads the 2015 delivery race by 54 units. Overall, both Airbus and Boeing stepped up their deliveries in the fourth month of the year, handing over a […]

Boeing stays ahead of Airbus; VietJetAir receives Airbus’ 9000th aircraft

Boeing stays ahead of Airbus; VietJetAir receives Airbus’ 9000th aircraft

Following the busiest February, Airbus and Boeing managed to deliver more than 100 aircraft for the second time in 2015. While VietJetAir received Airbus’ 9000th aircraft, the European producer will have to add some power if it wants to catch up with Boeing, which leads the 2015 delivery race by 50 units.