Chinese carriers have introduced 160 new aircraft in the 2017 first half, expanding their total domestic airline fleet to 3,047 airliners as of June 30, according to China's Civil Aviation Data Analysis.
In the first half of 2017, the number of passengers handled by domestic airports of China continued to maintain a growth trend, with the total passenger throughput of 10-million-passenger airports increasing by 10.77%.
HNA Group's Kunming-based subsidiary Lucky Air launched Kunming-Moscow Airbus A330-300 services June 12, becoming the first Chinese low-cost carrier (LCC) to open a long-haul intercontinental route.
Boeing and Xiamen Airlines announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at the 2017 Paris Air Show today for 10 737 MAX 10 airplanes, valued at $1.2 billion at list prices. With this MOU, Xiamen Airlines will become one of the launch custo
Recently, foreign media assert that China has suspended the reception of Russian pilots' job applications. China Aviation Daily (CAD) contacted Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) on Jun 20, and was informed that some media reports were unverifi
According to Civil Aviation Data Analysis System (CADAS), Chinese domestic airlines have newly introduced 22 aircraft in May, and the total number of aircraft in service reached 3013.