Articles Tagged ‘Xiamen Airlines’

Xiamen Air starts Chengdu to Cebu service

Xiamen Air starts Chengdu to Cebu service

Chinese carrier Xiamen Air started Chengdu to Cebu service on 27 June.

Barcelona takes the glory with a mesmerising entry from Aeromexico

Barcelona takes the glory with a mesmerising entry from Aeromexico

We had a total of six entries and a brand new airline for this week’s arch of triumph, with each contender becoming ever more competitive in a bid to win our coveted award. And now, onto the scores…

New airline routes launched (18 June – 24 June 2019)

New airline routes launched (18 June – 24 June 2019)

A total of 16 new routes were launched by some 13 airlines, including Wizz Air launching an additional three new routes to Baden and Castellon.


Xiamen Airlines adds Yangon to route network

Xiamen Airlines adds Yangon to route network

Xiamen Airlines launched direct flights between Xiamen to Yangon on 22 June.

2018 sees biggest net rise in airline seats between Europe and China this decade; 30 new routes added last year; two new airline players for 2019

2018 sees biggest net rise in airline seats between Europe and China this decade; 30 new routes added last year; two new airline players for 2019

In 2018 there was 17.72 million two-way seats on routes between Europe and China, with this having risen from just 7.47 million in 2009. Jonathan Ford looks at the biggest players in the market, the number of routes that have been added in the past few years, and highlights the recent announcements for 2019. 

Lisbon takes annual Arch of Triumph honours for second time

Lisbon takes annual Arch of Triumph honours for second time

As the final collection of entries are assessed for the 2018 Arch of Triumph competition, we reveal which airport was crowned the annual winner. We received 434 entries in 2018 and competition was fierce but the successful airport is a returning champion. Read on to find out more!


Xiamen Airlines launches first non-stop link from China to Davao

Xiamen Airlines launches first non-stop link from China to Davao

Xiamen Airlines begins a twice-weekly service from Quanzhou to Davao in Philippines. 

Xiamen Airlines now flies between Fuzhou and Paris CDG

Xiamen Airlines now flies between Fuzhou and Paris CDG

Xiamen Airlines begins a three times weekly service between Fuzhou and the French capital. 

Paris traffic climbed 2.8% during H1 2018; 19.56 million more passengers than in 2009; Norwegian becoming a major player

Paris traffic climbed 2.8% during H1 2018; 19.56 million more passengers than in 2009; Norwegian becoming a major player

Paris is served by Beauvais, CDG and Orly airports, with the three processing 105.16 million passengers in 2017, up 23% versus 2009. Jonathan Ford highlights which airports are reporting the biggest net gain in passengers, the top destinations, plus the growth patterns of the French capital’s leading airlines.


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. 

Asia and Asia Pacific S18 review; China in charge; region is home to world's eight busiest routes

Asia and Asia Pacific S18 review; China in charge; region is home to world’s eight busiest routes

In the third and final instalment of our regional review for S18, we examine Asia and the Asia Pacific countries. Nick Preston takes a look at the region’s busiest country markets, airlines and routes for a typical peak week in summer and offers a comparison of this year’s schedules with those of S17.

Xiamen Airlines adds Cambodia to its scheduled network

Xiamen Airlines adds Cambodia to its scheduled network

Xiamen Airlines begins operations on a connection between Quanzhou and Phnom Penh.