Articles Tagged ‘Urumqi’

Urumqi joins China’s 20-million club; tenfold increase in traffic since 2002; China Southern Airlines dominates with over 40% of seats

Urumqi joins China’s 20-million club; tenfold increase in traffic since 2002; China Southern Airlines dominates with over 40% of seats

Located in the north-west corner of China, Urumqi is closer to Astana than Beijing. We look at the rate traffic has grown since 2002, the leading domestic and international routes and which are the leading airlines.

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.

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?