Articles Tagged ‘Chinese airlines’

China's airports handled 486 million passengers in '09; Beijing now world's 3rd busiest airport; HSR a growing threat

China’s airports handled 486 million passengers in ’09; Beijing now world’s 3rd busiest airport; HSR a growing threat

China ranks as the world’s second biggest air travel market after the US. But which airports grew fastest in 2009 and which are the country’s top 12 domestic routes. And what makes Tianjin Airlines unusual?

China’s airlines carried 215 million domestic passengers in 2009 as demand surged 20%

Article Thumbnail: Market TrendsThe world’s second biggest air travel market grew by 20% last year. Domestic traffic is booming while international traffic is still below 2007 levels. Which foreign airport has seen three carriers start new flights from Beijing?

Airbus and Boeing slow deliveries in August; British Airways receives first A318

Article Thumbnail: Market TrendsChinese carriers still dominate deliveries in August. British Airways took delivery of its transatlantic A318 while Qantas received its fourth A380. Air India added three 777s but how many 737s did Ryanair get?


All Routes lead to Beijing; Chinese airline traffic booms 16% in the first half of 2009

Top StoryAir traffic is booming once more in China thanks to the vibrant domestic market. Which are the country’s busiest and fastest-growing airports? Which are the leading carriers at each airport and which services has Beijing welcomed and said goodbye to?

Airbus and Boeing deliveries slow in July; Airbus delivers 1000th A330/A340 to Thai

Article ThumbnailBoth Airbus and Boeing staff seem to have started their summer holidays/vacations a bit earlier this year as deliveries fell to just 67 in July from 94 in June. But the airlines in which country were kept busiest with new deliveries in July?