Articles Tagged ‘URC’

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.

China Southern Airlines set to pass 100 million passenger mark in 2014

China Southern Airlines set to pass 100 million passenger mark in 2014

China’s largest carrier according to weekly seat capacity, China Southern Airlines has grown remarkably in recent years, serving over 190 destinations this August. As the carrier’s passenger numbers reached 92 million last year, anna.aero investigates the airline’s rapid expansion and its top 12 airports this summer.

China Airlines challenges China Southern Airlines on the route from Taipei to Urumqi

China Airlines challenges China Southern Airlines on the route from Taipei to Urumqi

China Airlines launches flights from Taipei Taoyuan Airport to Urumqi Airport.


China Southern Airlines inaugurates services from Urumqi to Taipei Taoyuan

China Southern Airlines inaugurates services from Urumqi to Taipei Taoyuan

China Southern Airlines launches thrice-weekly service from Urumqi to Taipei Taoyuan.

Juneyao Airlines launches Hangzhou operations

Juneyao Airlines launches Hangzhou operations

Chinese regional Juneyao Airlines opens its Hangzhou base

Uzbekistan Airways returns on the route from Tashkent to Urumqi

Uzbekistan Airways returns on the route from Tashkent to Urumqi

Uzbekistan Airlines resumes services on the route from Tashkent to Urumqi in the north-western Chinese region of Xinjiang Uyghur.


China Southern adds Astana as second Kazakh airport from Urumqi

China Southern adds Astana as second Kazakh airport from Urumqi

China Southern Airlines resumes operations on the route from Ürümqi to Astana in Kazakhstan.

Capacity at China's airports growing by 15% this summer, rest of Asia by less than 3% as India struggles

Capacity at China’s airports growing by 15% this summer, rest of Asia by less than 3% as India struggles

Asia is still a growing aviation market driven by China’s on-going development. But which are the fastest-growing major airlines, major airports and country markets based on scheduled seat capacity? We have some definitive graphs that you will want for your next Asian-themed aviation presentation.

China Southern now serves all Central Asian republics from Urumqi

China Southern now serves all Central Asian republics from Urumqi

China Southern resumes weekly services from Urumqi to Tashkent in Uzbekistan.


Beijing Treble: BCIA takes all three top route development prizes in 2nd Asian ANNIES

Beijing Treble: BCIA takes all three top route development prizes in 2nd Asian ANNIES

Award season is here. The time has come for the second annual Asian ANNIES, awarded to airports and airlines for their route development achievements in the Asia-Pacific region. But which airport takes the most awards? Which airline has launched the most long-haul routes? And which is the biggest new airline in the region?

Sichuan Airlines launches two new domestic Chinese routes

Sichuan Airlines launches two new domestic Chinese routes

Sichuan Airlines now flies to Ningbo, Urumqi and Yining from Xian in China.

China Southern Airlines launches first route to Turkey

China Southern Airlines launches first route to Turkey

China Southern Airlines now flies to Istanbul Atatürk Airport from Beijing via Ürümqi.