Category: China

Air New Zealand announces 787 routes 0

Air New Zealand announces 787 routes

Air New Zealand is the launch customer for the Boeing 787-9 variant. It has recently announced the destinations it will send the aircraft to once it takes delivery in 2014. They are: Auckland –...

Lufthansa A380s coming to Shanghai 0

Lufthansa A380s coming to Shanghai

Lufthansa will introduce its Airbus A380 to one of its flights from Frankfurt to Shanghai Pudong Airport from September. The aircraft will operate on Mondays and Wednesdays (Tuesdays and Thursdays from Shanghai) from 26...

FedEx to establish large Shanghai hub 0

FedEx to establish large Shanghai hub

FedEx have announced plans to build and develop a large hub at Shanghai in China. The new facility, with designated onsite customs clearance, will be located at Shanghai’s Pudong International Airport and is slated...

United Airlines 787s – more routes announced 1

United Airlines 787s – more routes announced

United Airlines has announced more routes that its new Boeing 787 Dreamliners will fly on. Their first aircraft made a test flight looking resplendent in full United colours earlier this week. They should take...

CDI Cargo launches in China 0

CDI Cargo launches in China

CDI Cargo has launched operations after a lengthy startup process. It is backed by significant investment and a strong, experienced, management team. The airline, which operates a single Boeing 737-300 freighter, is based in...

Guangzhou Airport expansion begins 0

Guangzhou Airport expansion begins

Guangzhou Baiyun Airport in the Pearl River Delta has begun a $3 billion expansion that will turn it into one of the top three airports in China. The airport sits amongst other major airports...

Where to see the Malaysian A380s 0

Where to see the Malaysian A380s

For many in the UK, this week’s Farnborough Air Show was a thrilling chance to see and step aboard the new Airbus A380 in Malaysia Airlines colours. Their second example, 9M-MNB, was flown to...

FlyScoot Revealed 0

FlyScoot Revealed

New low cost carrier FlyScoot, which is run by Singapore Airlines, has revealed its first plane in the airline’s full colour scheme. The airline will operate a fleet of Boeing 777-200s out of Singapore...

Best of the Web – Aviation Spotting Videos – Timelapse Trip to China 0

Best of the Web – Aviation Spotting Videos – Timelapse Trip to China

This week’s Best of the Web video is a cool time-lapse of a trip to China filmed on board multiple aircraft, and at multiple airports. You’ll see takeoffs, landings, lots of slow motion flight...