Articles Tagged ‘XIY’
Shandong Airlines grows capacity by 14%; starts flights to third country market – Chiang Mai in Thailand
Shandong Airlines, daughter carrier to Air China, and the #8 airline in China in terms of weekly seats, has had a busy 2013 so far, launching 19 new routes and adding over 20% more weekly flights since January. anna.aero takes a peek at this dynamic, but somewhat obscure carrier.
Qatar Airways and AdR jointly celebrate the airline’s 10th anniversary at the airport; anna.aero also has cakes from last week’s celebrations in Dallas/Fort Worth, Helsinki and Malaga airports.
Finnair launches Xi’an Airport and Hanoi Airport as new Asian destinations from its Helsinki Airport hub.
Air Busan launches services on the route from Busan to Xi’an, its fourth Chinese destination.
Air China-owned Shandong Airlines opens four new routes from Xiamen
China Eastern Airlines connects Nanjing and Sydney; Kunming with Hanoi and Phnom Penh; Chengdu with Changchun and Hefei with Yinchuan.
Air China connects Chongqing and Harbin with daily flights via Xi’an.
Thai AirAsia launches flights to Xi’an as its seventh Chinese destination from Bangkok Don Mueang.
Xi’an Xianyang airport, China’s 8th busiest, growing at almost 20% per annum; just 2% of flights are international
With over 21 million annual passengers Xi’an Xianyang International airport is one of China’s busiest. Which are the airport’s leading airlines and routes? And which international markets are served by which non-Chinese airlines? And what new infrastructure did the airport celebrate in May?
Dalian Airlines now flies from Dalian to Hangzhou and Xi’an.
Hong Kong Express Airlines now serves Xi’an from Hong Kong International Airport, competing with China Eastern Airlines.
Sichuan Airlines now flies to Ningbo, Urumqi and Yining from Xian in China.