Articles Tagged ‘XIY’

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.

United Airlines discovers Xi’an

United Airlines discovers Xi’an

United Airlines begins thrice-weekly services between San Francisco and Xi’an – also launches a daily service to Nashville from the Californian hub.

SCAT Airlines arrives in Xi’an

SCAT Airlines arrives in Xi’an

SCAT Airlines connects Almaty with Xi’an using 737-500s.


China Eastern Airlines poised to smash 100 million annual passengers; Xi’an is biggest route from Shanghai Pudong

China Eastern Airlines poised to smash 100 million annual passengers; Xi’an is biggest route from Shanghai Pudong

China’s second largest carrier, China Eastern Airlines is likely to pass the 100 million passenger milestone in 2016 if its recent annual growth is anything to go by. Our data elves reveal the airline’s biggest routes and country markets, including Australia, from its biggest base at Shanghai Pudong.

Jiangxi Airlines becomes newest Chinese carrier

Jiangxi Airlines becomes newest Chinese carrier

Jiangxi Airlines starts first routes from Nanchang Airport to Urumqi and Xi’an.

Arch of Triumph 2015 winner revealed; has Sydney finally done enough to secure top spot from Birmingham?

Arch of Triumph 2015 winner revealed; has Sydney finally done enough to secure top spot from Birmingham?

Will the current leader in the 2015 Arch of Triumph competition, Birmingham Airport, be celebrating the first airport marketing award of 2016? Or has the prolific route celebrator Sydney Airport done enough to snatch victory? First of all, the Australian airport needed to beat off the rest of this week’s offerings.


Hainan Airlines returns to Australia

Hainan Airlines returns to Australia

Hainan Airlines connects Xi’an and Sydney with twice-weekly flights.

Hainan Airlines launches second European route from Xi’an

Hainan Airlines launches second European route from Xi’an

Hainan Airlines now connects Xi’an with Rome Fiumicino twice-weekly.

China Southern Airlines champions six new routes

China Southern Airlines champions six new routes

China Southern Airlines starts three domestic routes and three to Japan.


Tianjin Airlines add three more Japanese routes

Tianjin Airlines add three more Japanese routes

Tianjin Airlines begins Osaka Kansai service and adds Shizuoka route.

Spring Airlines starts five new routes to Japan

Spring Airlines starts five new routes to Japan

Spring Airlines starts four new routes to Osaka Kansai and one to Asahikawa.

Shenzhen Airlines flies to 69 airports; Shenzhen-Beijing is #1 route

Shenzhen Airlines flies to 69 airports; Shenzhen-Beijing is #1 route

A Star Alliance member since November 2012, Shenzhen Airlines has managed to establish itself as the fourth largest operator in China, behind Air China, but above Hainan Airlines. With the carrier operating a total of 221 non-stop routes, anna.aero looks at Shenzhen Airlines’ network for this March.