Hainan Airlines has unveiled plans to launch non-stop
flights between Shenzhen in southern China and
Dublin, Ireland on 25 February 2019.
The Shenzhen-Dublin route
will be Hainan
Airlines' second direct route between mainland China and Ireland
following the launch of Beijing-Dublin-Edinburgh-Beijing
flights. It is also the airline's third international route launched
from Shenzhen this year.
Hainan Airlines will initially operate the new Shenzhen-Dublin route with two
flights per week on Mondays and Fridays.
A Boeing 787 Dreamliner will service the route.
Hainan Airlines currently operates over
ten international routes originating from Shenzhen, with service
to and from Brisbane, Brussels, Madrid, Oakland, Osaka, Tel Aviv,
Vancouver and Zurich as well as other destinations.