Articles Tagged ‘China Eastern’

Boeing maintains lead over Airbus; 3 new Asian LCCs receive A320s

Boeing maintains lead over Airbus; 3 new Asian LCCs receive A320s

The gap between Airbus and Boeing remains to the advantage of the American air framer in June. But which start-up airline launched last week with an all-A320 fleet delivered in June? How many 787s did ANA receive last month? And by how many single-aisle frames does Airbus lead over Boeing?

China Eastern launches services from Wuhan to Singapore

China Eastern launches services from Wuhan to Singapore

China Eastern starts flying to Singapore from Wuhan.

China Eastern links Kunming to Chiang Rai

China Eastern links Kunming to Chiang Rai

China Eastern adds new service to Thailand from Kunming.


China's 7th busiest airport at Kunming soon to be replaced

China’s 7th busiest airport at Kunming soon to be replaced

Kunming Wujiaba International Airport handled over 20 million passengers in 2010 but there are no direct services to Europe. By how much did the airport grow last year and what factor is limiting its ultimate growth? Which are the airport’s leading airlines? And who operates international services and to where?

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?

China Eastern launches new route from Shanghai to Honolulu

China Eastern launches new route from Shanghai to Honolulu

China Eastern now flies between Mainland China and Hawaii, launching a new route from Shanghai Pudong to Honolulu.


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?

China Eastern launches new route from Hefei via Ürümqi to Hotan

China Eastern launches new route from Hefei via Ürümqi to Hotan

China Eastern now flies from Hefei to western China; via Ürümqi to Hotan near Tibet.

China Eastern launches two new routes across China

China Eastern launches two new routes across China

China Eastern now flies from Hefei via Xian to Xining as well as from Kunming via Ordos to Harbin.


China Eastern launches new route to Yining in the northwest of China

China Eastern launches new route to Yining in the northwest of China

China Eastern now flies to Yining near the border to Kazakhstan from Nanjing via Urumqi.

New airline routes launched (10 – 16 May 2011)

New airline routes launched (10 – 16 May 2011)

The last week’s 41 new routes range from a US intra-state service of 360 kilometres to a major 13,800-kilometre intercontinental service. But which new low-cost airline launched operations in the last week? And which network carrier added two new transatlantic routes?

China’s airports handled 564 million passengers in 2010

China’s airports handled 564 million passengers in 2010

The world’s second biggest air travel market grew by a phenomenal 16% last year. But how fast did China’s leading airports grow and which are their nearest European equivalents? How fast are the leading airports growing this summer and which airport is actually likely to see fewer passengers and why? Who is planning new international […]