Articles Tagged ‘SYX’

Guangzhou Airport saw 10% boost in traffic in 2017; 74 airlines serving in S18, Thailand is top international market

Guangzhou Airport saw 10% boost in traffic in 2017; 74 airlines serving in S18, Thailand is top international market

Guangzhou Airport welcomed 65.81 million passengers in 2017, a 10% increase on the previous year. Traffic at the Chinese hub has nearly doubled over the past 10 years. Nick Preston examines recent network trends at this year’s World Routes host airport, including its leading airlines and routes. 

China Southern Airlines opens three new markets

China Southern Airlines opens three new markets

China Southern Airlines launches new international routes from Guangzhou, Sanya and Shenzhen.

China Southern Airlines traffic up 9.8% in Q1 2018; 2017 marks first year of double-digit passenger growth since 2010; Shenzhen expanding fast

China Southern Airlines traffic up 9.8% in Q1 2018; 2017 marks first year of double-digit passenger growth since 2010; Shenzhen expanding fast

China Southern Airlines flew 126.30 million passengers in 2017, representing a 10% increase in traffic versus 2016. Last year was the first since 2010 in which the SkyTeam member has reported double-digit growth. Jonathan Ford looks at the airline’s recent expansion and which cities it is growing from the most. 


Sichuan Airlines seats soar; capacity trebles since 2008, Chengdu is leading airport

Sichuan Airlines seats soar; capacity trebles since 2008, Chengdu is leading airport

Sichuan Airlines flew more than 32 million seats across its network in 2017, an increase of 8.1% over the previous year. Nick Preston takes a closer look at the Chinese carrier’s network developments over the past 10 years, a period in which it has consistently increased capacity. The airline’s leading airports and routes are identified, along […]

Hainan Airlines actions Auckland route

Hainan Airlines actions Auckland route

Hainan Airlines starts first route to New Zealand linking Shenzhen and Auckland.

SCAT Airlines heads for Hainan Island

SCAT Airlines heads for Hainan Island

SCAT Airlines starts first Chinese route operating weekly service between Almaty and Sanya.


Jetstar Asia starts fourth Chinese route

Jetstar Asia starts fourth Chinese route

Jetstar Asia connects Singapore and Sanya with twice-weekly flights.

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.

Beijing Capital Airlines starts international operations; fleet of 50 Airbus gives it 2.5% of Chinese domestic market

Beijing Capital Airlines starts international operations; fleet of 50 Airbus gives it 2.5% of Chinese domestic market

Beijing Capital Airlines, part of Hainan Airlines Group (HNA), operates on over 100 routes within China. We reveal the airline’s biggest bases, how the network has evolved, and which destinations have become its first international routes.


Hainan Airlines launches China’s longest domestic route

Hainan Airlines launches China’s longest domestic route

Hainan Airlines operates daily widebody flights from Harbin to Sanya on Hainan Island.

Hainan Airlines grows seats by 7%; Beijing biggest base in terms of flights and destinations served

Hainan Airlines grows seats by 7%; Beijing biggest base in terms of flights and destinations served

Still to join a global alliance, Hainan Airlines is China’s fifth biggest airline, in terms of weekly seats. Easy to believe, as the carrier moves closer to offering 750,000 weekly seats this August. anna.aero takes a look at all of its vital statistics.

Juneyao Airlines’ traffic grows by 33% in 2013; LCC subsidiary expected to be launched in August

Juneyao Airlines’ traffic grows by 33% in 2013; LCC subsidiary expected to be launched in August

Since it was launched in September 2006, Juneyao Airlines has established itself as the 13th largest operator in China (according to weekly seat capacity), with 7.1 million passengers carried last year. As the regional carrier is now serving over 50 destinations in seven countries, anna.aero investigates Juneyao’s rapid expansion and its top 16 routes for […]