Articles Tagged ‘Hainan Airlines’

Shanghai - Barcelona largest unserved market between China and Europe; Paris CDG #1 connected airport; Shanghai – Amsterdam fastest growing route

Shanghai – Barcelona largest unserved market between China and Europe; Paris CDG #1 connected airport; Shanghai – Amsterdam fastest growing route

During the past 12 months, 16 previously unserved routes have opened up between Europe and China, with Baku, Manchester, Prague and London Gatwick being the latest airports to gain Chinese route status. anna.aero looks at how the market has developed in the past year, and to see which are the biggest unserved routes between the two markets.

Manchester celebrates awards double at the 138th IATA Slot Conference

Manchester celebrates awards double at the 138th IATA Slot Conference

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Thomas Cook Airlines commences charter operations between Brussels and Ohrid while Glasgow wins big at the ACI Europe Awards. Finally Batumi Airport welcomed Bravo Airways’ first charter flight from Kiev Boryspil.

Hainan Airlines makes it to Manchester

Hainan Airlines makes it to Manchester

Hainan Airlines starts first China-UK route that does not involve London, linking Beijing with Manchester.


Southampton celebrates Cake of the Week win for KLM arrival

Southampton celebrates Cake of the Week win for KLM arrival

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Oakland welcomes the arrival of Norwegian’s London Gatwick route, while Manchester teams up with Hainan Airlines in preparation for the carrier’s launch to Beijing. More news also from Manchester and Munich airports.

Hainan Airlines arrives in Israel

Hainan Airlines arrives in Israel

Hainan Airlines links Beijing and Tel Aviv – competes directly with El Al.

Brisbane-Beijing is Skyscanner “Unserved Route of the Week” with nearly 60,000 searches in 2015 – BNE to host Routes Asia 2018

Brisbane-Beijing is Skyscanner “Unserved Route of the Week” with nearly 60,000 searches in 2015 – BNE to host Routes Asia 2018

Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software shows that 60,000 potential travellers per year want to fly between Brisbane and Beijing – yet the city pair remains unserved. Will this be Hainan Airlines’ next Australian service, following the start of Xi’an to Sydney services last year? Meanwhile, Routes Asia will be hosted by a Brisbane Airport-led consortium in 2018.


Orlando Melbourne Airport and host of Routes Europe 2016 celebrate their anna.aero award wins

Orlando Melbourne Airport and host of Routes Europe 2016 celebrate their anna.aero award wins

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Ryanair announces new services from Dublin for W16/17 while Sun d’Or Airlines announces its plans to commence operations to Georgia. More news also from Wizz Air, Tigerair Australia, Manchester, Aberdeen, Moscow Sheremetyevo and Bristol airports.

China Eastern Airlines poised to smash 100 million annual passengers; Xi’an is biggest route from Shanghai Pudong

China Eastern Airlines poised to smash 100 million annual passengers; Xi’an is biggest route from Shanghai Pudong

China’s second largest carrier, China Eastern Airlines is likely to pass the 100 million passenger milestone in 2016 if its recent annual growth is anything to go by. Our data elves reveal the airline’s biggest routes and country markets, including Australia, from its biggest base at Shanghai Pudong.

Hainan Airlines starts seventh US route, first from Changsha

Hainan Airlines starts seventh US route, first from Changsha

Hainan Airlines starts twice-weekly Changsha to Los Angeles service with 787s.


Arch of Triumph 2015 winner revealed; has Sydney finally done enough to secure top spot from Birmingham?

Arch of Triumph 2015 winner revealed; has Sydney finally done enough to secure top spot from Birmingham?

Will the current leader in the 2015 Arch of Triumph competition, Birmingham Airport, be celebrating the first airport marketing award of 2016? Or has the prolific route celebrator Sydney Airport done enough to snatch victory? First of all, the Australian airport needed to beat off the rest of this week’s offerings.

Hainan Airlines returns to Australia

Hainan Airlines returns to Australia

Hainan Airlines connects Xi’an and Sydney with twice-weekly flights.

Hainan Airlines launches second European route from Xi’an

Hainan Airlines launches second European route from Xi’an

Hainan Airlines now connects Xi’an with Rome Fiumicino twice-weekly.