Articles Tagged ‘Xiamen’

Xiamen benefits from Taiwan traffic; builds new facilities for continued rapid growth

Xiamen benefits from Taiwan traffic; builds new facilities for continued rapid growth

Mainland China’s 11th-largest airport has seen its traffic boom since traffic to nearby Taiwan liberalised. But which change in airline customers has taken place in recent years? Which is the airport’s only intercontinental route (so far)? And what ambitious plans for further growth are revealed in the airport’s infrastructure developments?

SkyTeam formally accepts Xiamen Airlines as future member; 787s hold key to long-haul expansion plans

SkyTeam formally accepts Xiamen Airlines as future member; 787s hold key to long-haul expansion plans

Another Chinese carrier is set to join the SkyTeam alliance in 2012, but at which airports is the airline strong. How have passenger numbers developed in recent years and how many of the routes it operates (and airports that it serves) are outside of mainland China? And how big does the carrier hope to be […]