Air China is expanding a number of its domestic
and international flight routes. On the domestic side, the airline
has launched four new routes, while on the international side, Air
China has launched two new routes, one between Beijing
International Airport and Tokyo Haneda International Airport, the
other one between Hangzhou and Frankfurt.
Air China has also increased the number of
flights on existing routes in Europe and in the Asia Pacific
Starting on 20 December
2009, Air China will resume its Beijing-Madrid-Sao Paulo service.
Madrid and San Paulo are important business and tourist
destinations, and this route offers passengers a direct flight
between Sao Paulo and the Asia Pacific region.
From 25 October
2009, Air China will increase the number of flights from Beijing
to Stockholm, with an A330 departing from Beijing every Tuesday,
Thursday, Friday, and Sunday. Concurrently, Air China will offer a
daily flight from Beijing to Rome for the first time. In addition,
starting on 27 October, Air China will launch a direct flight
from Hangzhou to Frankfurt.
Improved Asia Pacific Routes
From 14 December 2009 to 31 January 2010, there will be
five weekly flights between Beijing and Sydney. From 30 November
2009 to 27 February 2010, there will be five flights a
week between Beijing, Shanghai and Melbourne, departing every
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. To better accommodate the increasing interest in the Japanese tourism
market, from 25 October, Air China will add two daily flights
between Beijing International Airport and Tokyo Haneda
International Airport, a new Tokyo route, bringing the total
number of daily flights between Beijing and Tokyo to five.
Three New Domestic Routes
the increasing demand for domestic flights, from 25 October 2009, Air
China will launch three new domestic routes, including Beijing to Daqing, which will depart daily.; Chengdu to Zhuhai, which will
depart every Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Sunday; and Shenzhen to
Dazhou, which will depart every Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, and
Six Mainland Cities to
On 31 August 2009, Air China launched routes from
six Mainland cities to Taipei. 27 roundtrip flights are now available
every week, including seven from Beijing, six from Shanghai Pudong
airport, five from Hangzhou, four from Chengdu, three from
Chongqing and two from Tianjin.
Zhang Chunzhi,, Air China's
Director of Marketing, said, “Through expansive network
construction, we are improving our services and offering travelers
many more choices. By exploring new destinations and building a
strong balance between international and domestic routes, we can
offer passengers the optimal travel experience. Over the past few
years, Air China has launched several unique services, including
flights that depart on every hour and through check-in services.
Air China hopes that these services provide passengers with more
comfort and convenience.”
Air China is a Star Alliance member.
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