Cake of week

Juneyao Air inaugurated flights between Shanghai PVG and Brussels BRU on Wednesday 3 July. The 9,045-kilometre route will be maintained by the Chinese carrier 3-weekly, on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays with the 324-seat 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft. it will compete directly against Hainan Airlines’ 4-weekly service between the two cities, although the operating days of the […]

July 17, 2024 | Latest Route News +

PVG-MRS

Shanghai Airlines, a subsidiary of China Eastern Airlines, commenced operations between Shanghai PVG and Marseille on Tuesday 2 July. The 9,535-kilometre service will be maintained 3-weekly, on Tuesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, with the 283-seat 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft. The carrier faces no competition on the route. Flight FM871 departs Shanghai PVG at 00:15 local time, arriving […]

July 16, 2024 | Latest Route News +

CAN-BUD

China Southern Airlines commenced flights between its hub in Guangzhou and Budapest on Thursday 27 June. The 8,420-kilometre service will be maintained 4-weekly, on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays, with the 787-9 aircraft. The carrier faces no competition between the two cities. Flight CZ649 departs Guangzhou at 00:55 local time, arriving in Budapest at 07:20 […]

July 2, 2024 | Latest Route News +

CAN-LGW

China Southern Airlines inaugurated flights between Guangzhou and London LGW on Thursday 20 June. The 9,515-kilometre service will be maintained 3-weekly on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays with the 787-8 Dreamliner aircraft. It faces no competition between the two cities. Flight CZ689 takes off from Guangzhou at 01:35 local time arriving at London LGW at 07:00 […]

June 27, 2024 | Latest Route News +

SHE-FRA

China Southern Airlines commenced operations between Shenyang, the capital of China’s northeast Liaoning Province, and Frankfurt on Thursday 25 April. It marks the first scheduled service to be launched from China’s northeast to Germany. The 8,040-kilometre route will be maintained weekly with the 314-seat A350-900 aircraft. Flight CZ8021 departs Shenyang at 01:30 local time, arriving […]

May 1, 2024 | Latest Route News +

Air Service One Weekly News Round Up March 22

It was another fairly quiet week for new route launches in Europe and North America. Air Service One identified just 18 new routes across the two regions. These were [date of first flight, weekly frequency]: Advanced Air launched two intra-California routes from Crescent City to Oakland [17/3, daily] and Hawthorne[17/3, 2-weekly] using Dornier 328 Jets. […]

PNG-CNS

China Eastern Airlines inaugurated a limited seasonal service between Shanghai PVG and Cairns on Thursday 1 February, marking the resumption of flights between China and Tropical North Queensland after four years. The 5,900-kilometre service will be maintained 2-weekly for just three weeks with alternating departure days. The 230-seat A330-200 aircraft will be used on all […]

February 6, 2024 | Latest Route News +

PEK-IST

Air China inaugurated flights between Beijing PEK and Istanbul IST on Friday 29 December. The 7,080-kilometre service will be maintained 3-weekly, on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, with the 237-seat A330-200 aircraft. The carrier will complement daily flights by its Star Alliance partner Turkish Airlines on the route. Air China becomes the 100thcarrier to serve Istanbul […]

January 3, 2024 | Latest Route News +