Xiamen Airlines has appointed APG as General
Sales Agent in Portugal, Turkey, UAE, Vietnam and will be
providing full sales and marketing services as well as call centre
The deal is in addition to APG's IET agreement
with the airline and current GSA agreement in 10 countries.
Xiamen Airlines, the 5th largest carrier in
China, is the only Chinese carrier featuring an all-Boeing fleet -
114 aircraft with a total of 18,824 seats, and an average airplane
service age of 5.48 years.
The SkyTeam member operates more than 220
domestic routes, and almost 30 international and regional routes,
and flies more than 3,200 flights each week.
With bases in Xiamen,
Fuzhou and Hangzhou, Xiamen Airlineís flight network covers major
cities in China and extends to Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan and
Southeast Asian countries.
With total assets exceeding RMB 35
billion and net assets of RMB 13 billion, Xiamen Airlines is the
only Chinese civil airline that has maintained profitability for
28 consecutive years.
The airline will introduce its first
route into Europe, the airline's first ever long haul flight, on
26 July 2015 and will operate its new Boeing 787 Dreamliner three
times a week between Xiamen and Amsterdam during the summer season and
twice a week during winter season. The B787 is configured in a
three class arrangement with 4 First Class, 18 Business Class and
215 Economy seats.
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