Articles Tagged ‘NKG’

China Eastern Airlines adds new Canadian link from Nanjing

China Eastern Airlines adds new Canadian link from Nanjing

China Eastern Airlines now connects Nanjing and Vancouver with non-stop flights.

Nanjing Airport set to pass 20 million mark in 2016; only long-haul routes are Frankfurt, Los Angeles and Sydney; China Eastern #1 carrier

Nanjing Airport set to pass 20 million mark in 2016; only long-haul routes are Frankfurt, Los Angeles and Sydney; China Eastern #1 carrier

China’s 12th busiest airport grew by almost 18% in 2015 and has reported traffic growth of 17% in the first half of 2016. We reveal the airport’s historic growth, the leading airlines and just how much competition there is on the airport’s busiest domestic routes.

China Southern Airlines flew 45% of traffic between China and Australia in 2015; capacity between nations grows 30%; next stop Adelaide

China Southern Airlines flew 45% of traffic between China and Australia in 2015; capacity between nations grows 30%; next stop Adelaide

During the past year six routes have launched between these two nations, while a further eight are planned to commence before the end of the year. For the first five months of 2016, traffic in the market has grown 36% when compared to the same period of 2015. We take a closer look at the […]


Chengdu Airport’s double-digit growth over the last five years sees it pass 40m in 2015; Air China still #1 carrier

Chengdu Airport’s double-digit growth over the last five years sees it pass 40m in 2015; Air China still #1 carrier

China’s fourth largest airport, and this year’s World Routes hosts, Chengdu passed the 40 million annual passenger barrier in 2015, having averaged 10% growth over the last five years. Find out which of the airport’s serving airlines and network of routes are growing the fastest.

NokScoot launches second route

NokScoot launches second route

NokScoot now connects Bangkok Don Mueang with Nanjing in China.

Shenzhen Airlines flies to 69 airports; Shenzhen-Beijing is #1 route

Shenzhen Airlines flies to 69 airports; Shenzhen-Beijing is #1 route

A Star Alliance member since November 2012, Shenzhen Airlines has managed to establish itself as the fourth largest operator in China, behind Air China, but above Hainan Airlines. With the carrier operating a total of 221 non-stop routes, anna.aero looks at Shenzhen Airlines’ network for this March.


China Eastern Airlines increases presence in Japan and South Korea

China Eastern Airlines increases presence in Japan and South Korea

China Eastern Airlines starts new routes to Fukuoka and Busan.

Hainan Airlines commences fourth route to Yinchuan

Hainan Airlines commences fourth route to Yinchuan

Hainan Airlines starts six weekly flights from Nanjing to Yinchuan using its 737-800s. Competes against China Southern Airlines and China Eastern Airlines.

Vietnam Airlines starts seventh Chinese route from Da Nang

Vietnam Airlines starts seventh Chinese route from Da Nang

Vietnam Airlines now connects Da Nang with Nanjing with twice-weekly A321 services.


Shandong Airlines starts 10 new Chinese domestic routes

Shandong Airlines starts 10 new Chinese domestic routes

Shandong Airlines has added 10 new domestic routes in China involving 13 airports. Most will be operated daily using the airline’s fleet of over 50 737-800s.

Shandong Airlines grows capacity by 14%; starts flights to third country market - Chiang Mai in Thailand

Shandong Airlines grows capacity by 14%; starts flights to third country market – Chiang Mai in Thailand

Shandong Airlines, daughter carrier to Air China, and the #8 airline in China in terms of weekly seats, has had a busy 2013 so far, launching 19 new routes and adding over 20% more weekly flights since January. anna.aero takes a peek at this dynamic, but somewhat obscure carrier.

Korean Air inaugurates its fourth Chinese route from Busan

Korean Air inaugurates its fourth Chinese route from Busan

Korean Air connects Busan Airport and Nanjing Airport with four-weekly flights.