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Air China orders 18 Airbus A320neo aircraft

Air China bolstered its order book with the Airbus A320neo. The aircraft are expected to be delivered by 2022....


China’s ‘Big Three’ predict total loss of nearly $4.6 billion

China’s three largest air carriers predicted a total loss of around CNY30 billion ($4.6 billion) for 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic....


Air China Cargo sells 31% of its stake to four Chinese investors

Air China Cargo, a subsidiary of China National Aviation Holding, signed an agreement to sell a total of 31% of its stake.  ...


Can you guess Top 10 largest airlines right now? | Quiz

Some airlines have fared better than others during the current travel downturn. But how well do you know which airline is the largest in the world right now? Take the quiz:...


Are Chinese airlines leading the recovery? | Data

As the first strike of COVID-19 epidemic hit China in January 2020, the world looked on with oblivious naivety. Two months later, the epidemic turned into the pandemic and many countries found themselves experiencing the same situation and making the same mistakes as China did just a short time before.  ...


Major Chinese airlines record total revenue of USD 13.7B in Q1Q2

The three major airlines in China – Air China, China Eastern, and China Southern Airlines had released their 2020 semi-annual report last Friday. The number shows that in the first half of the year, t...


“Huge losses” reported by all three major Chinese carriers

Chinese “Big Three” – China Southern Airlines, China Eastern Airlines and Air China – have released their end-of-quarter statements, warning investors of significant adverse effects of the COVID-19 outbreak.  ...


Air China adds first ARJ21 to its lineup

China’s third-largest airline has reported the inaugural flight of its first ARJ21 regional jet, the much-celebrated domestically produced addition to its fleet, previously consisting of numerous Boeing and Airbus narrow-body aircraft....


U.S. to ban Chinese passenger airlines from flying into U.S.

In a move to counteract uncompetitive conditions for United States-based carriers, the U.S. Department of Transportation will ban Chinese airlines from carrying passengers into the country from June 16:...


China limits international flights to one per week

China's Civil Aviation Administration (CAAC) has issued new operational restrictions to airlines operating in and out of China on international flights. The Administration, following the State Council's requirements, will only allow one weekly flight on one route to any specific country....