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Cross-border group tours still remain suspended: China's tourism authorities

Cross-border group tours still remain suspended: China's tourism authorities
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/21 18:01:00

China Eastern Air Holding to receive $4.6b cash injection from four investors

China Eastern Airlines said on Monday that it will receive a cash injection of 31 billion yuan ($4.6 billion) from four companies, as part of the equity diversification plan amid reforms of state-owned enterprises.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/13 1:37:27

Airlines suffer from low prices, overseas flights

The bleeding aviation industry in China has never been so desperate for a boom since the virus swept the world for more than eight months, and the recent eight-day holidays have given a boost to the industry's recovery.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/9 20:28:40

Finnair becomes first European airline to optimize product sales in cooperation with Chinese companies

Finnish national carrier Finnair announced on Monday that it has cooperated with Chinese companies TravelSky and Tongcheng-Elong to optimize aviation product contribution by using NDC (New Distribution Capability) technology.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/9/29 11:20:44

Manila-Shanghai flights suspended as more imported COVID-19 cases from the Philippines reported

China Eastern Airlines announced on Friday that it would suspend flights MU211 and MU212 between Shanghai and Manila, the Philippines, effective from Friday following Shanghai's reporting of 12 imported cases of COVID-19, nine from the Philippines, two from Jamaica and one from India.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/18 14:50:14

Chinese airline resumes flights to Indonesia

A Xiamen Airlines passenger flight from Fuzhou, East China's Fujian Province arrived in Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia on Thursday carrying 175 passengers. It returned with 179 passengers on the same day.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/18 0:00:40

US revokes 14-day quarantine for travelers from Chinese mainland

The US will loosen travel restrictions on people from the Chinese mainland from Monday, and it will revoke the earlier 14-day quarantine requirement.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/13 19:23:40

Wuhan to resume international flights on Sep 16

Wuhan will welcome its first international passenger flight since the pandemic on September 16, and the first outbound flight will go to Seoul, according to media reports.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/10 1:03:40

China's biggest airshow may go ahead as planned: sources

The Zhuhai airshow, the country's biggest airshow, may go ahead as planned, sources told the Global Times on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/9 23:18:40

China-based plane lessors flood into the global top 50 ranking: report

Despite the COVID-19 outbreak, the number of China-based plane lessors in the global top 50 jumped by more than 40 percent at the end of the second quarter of 2020, compared with the fourth quarter of 2019, a report released by the global travel and data analytics expert Cirium showed.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/9 17:43:40

Frontline staff in civil aviation plan to take COVID-19 vaccine

Frontline employees in civil aviation industry plan to become a key group to take the COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use, a document obtained by the Global Times shows.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/3 12:48:23

Civil aviation regulator gets strict to avoid rise in imported cases

China's civil aviation regulator has said it will strictly control inbound passenger flights, and passenger loads for inbound flights from regions with a high risk of COVID-19 will not be allowed to exceed 75 percent, following the country's continued experience of receiving imported cases.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/1 23:58:44

Shanghai airport handles record number of cargo flights in July, August

More than 11,800 cargo flights took off and landed at Shanghai's Pudong International Airport between July 1 and August 31, doubling the number from the same period in 2019 and reaching a record high, according to the Shanghai Airport Immigration Inspection Station on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/1 23:23:25

Hong Kong bans Air India flights for 2 weeks over imported COVID-19 cases

Air India has been banned from flying to Hong Kong for two weeks after a dozen of passengers onboard a flight operated by the airline have tested positive for COVID-19, Hong Kong's Center for Health Protection (CHP) said on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/8/20 10:58:53

US and China to double flights to eight a week

The US has announced it will double its flights to China to eight a week, equivalent to the total number of flights now permitted by the Chinese aviation authorities for US carriers, according to the statement by the US Department of Transportation.
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/19 9:45:44

Flights between China and Europe continue to rise amid pandemic

Air France said on Monday that it plans to restart weekly flights to Beijing on Thursday, becoming the first airline in Europe to resume service to Beijing amid the pandemic.
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/18 1:50:04

More airlines serve hot meals as coronavirus measures ease

China's domestic civil aviation market continues to pick up as summer tourism enters its peak season, with many airlines hitting new passenger highs following the introduction of products such as "Wild Your Weekends" packages.
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/18 1:11:14

Northeast Chinese city resumes flight to ROK

An air route linking the city of Yanji in northeast China's Jilin Province and Daegu in the Republic of Korea (ROK) will resume operations on Aug. 20, according to the government of Yanbian Korean Autonomous Prefecture.
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/13 14:22:00