Articles Tagged ‘PVG’
SAS Scandinavian Airlines has returned to Shanghai Pudong, which is now served five times a week from Copenhagen Airport.
Chinese air traffic growth has slowed in recent months. How does international traffic growth compare with domestic growth? What are the trends in load factor? Which carriers have recently launched new long-haul routes? And which carriers will be launching new Chinese routes in the next few months?
Mahan Air now flies to China, having launched flights between Iran’s capital Tehran and Shanghai Pudong.
China Eastern Airlines now flies to the Hanseatic port city of Hamburg, Germany’s second largest city, from Shanghai Pudong via Frankfurt.
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 now flies between Mainland China and Hawaii, launching a new route from Shanghai Pudong to Honolulu.
TransAsia now complements its Taipei Songshan flights to Shanghai with a Pudong service from Taipei Taoyuan.
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?
Hainan Airlines now flies from Shanghai Pudong via Urumqi to Istanbul Atatürk in Turkey.
Zest Air has added its second route to Shanghai Pudong in China, now flying from Cebu in the Philippines.
Jin Air takes on China Eastern by adding a low-cost air service between Jeju in South Korea and Shanghai Pudong in China.
Air Mauritius became the first African airline to serve Shanghai as it launched a route operated once a week via Kuala Lumpur.