Tag: China Eastern

Carsten Spohr New IATA Board Chairman
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Carsten Spohr New IATA Board Chairman

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 2, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that Lufthansa Group Chief Executive Officer, Carsten Spohr, has assumed his duties as ... Read More

SkyTeam Announces Walter Cho, Chairman and CEO of Korean Air, as Chair of its Alliance Board
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SkyTeam Announces Walter Cho, Chairman and CEO of Korean Air, as Chair of its Alliance Board

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 1, 2019

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has announced Walter Cho, Chairman and CEO of Korean Air, as the new chairperson of ... Read More

China Air Transport Association: 737 MAX fiasco to cost Chinese airlines $579 million
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China Air Transport Association: 737 MAX fiasco to cost Chinese airlines $579 million

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 25, 2019

The China Air Transport Association (CATA) said it estimates losses at Chinese airlines caused by the grounding of Boeing's 737 ... Read More

‘Big losses’: China Eastern Airlines demands compensation from Boeing for 737 MAX grounding
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‘Big losses’: China Eastern Airlines demands compensation from Boeing for 737 MAX grounding

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

Chinese carrier, China Eastern Airlines, has requested compensation from the US aerospace giant Boeing over financial damages the carrier had ... Read More

Keeping Alitalia airline afloat: 900 million euro bridge loan conversion
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Keeping Alitalia airline afloat: 900 million euro bridge loan conversion

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- April 11, 2019

Italy’s last council of ministers have approved a new decree law with 11 new rules presented by the Minister of ... Read More

Václav Havel Airport Prague: Here comes summer
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Václav Havel Airport Prague: Here comes summer

editor editor- March 30, 2019

Spring may have just officially sprung on March 20, but in Prague, summer is starting in just 2 days, and ... Read More

Boeing 737 Max not safe? 2 Crashes, 62 airlines in danger?
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Boeing 737 Max not safe? 2 Crashes, 62 airlines in danger?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

How safe is the brand new Boeing 737 Max 8? This a legitimate question to ask while search and rescue operations are ... Read More

Budapest Airport welcomes Shanghai Airlines
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Budapest Airport welcomes Shanghai Airlines

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

Budapest Airport is delighted to announce another momentous enhancement in its route network development, with the confirmation that Shanghai Airlines, ... Read More

Chinese visitors to GCC will increase 81% by 2022 says ATM report
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Chinese visitors to GCC will increase 81% by 2022 says ATM report

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 19, 2018

The number of Chinese tourists travelling to the GCC is expected to increase 81% from 1.6 million in 2018 to ... Read More

Airbus: 43 aircraft booked, 89 delivered in November
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Airbus: 43 aircraft booked, 89 delivered in November

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 7, 2018

Airbus booked orders for a total of 43 aircraft in its single-aisle A320 and widebody A330 families during November, and ... Read More

Delta expands codeshare with China Eastern, China Southern
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Delta expands codeshare with China Eastern, China Southern

editor editor- February 23, 2012

ATLANTA, GA - Delta Air Lines today announced expanded codeshare agreements with China Eastern and China Southern airlines, two of ... Read More

China Eastern joins SkyTeam
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China Eastern joins SkyTeam

editor editor- June 24, 2011

BEIJING, China - China Eastern and its subsidiary Shanghai Airlines officially joined the SkyTeam global airline alliance at a ceremony ... Read More

HTA issues statement regarding China Eastern Honolulu route
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HTA issues statement regarding China Eastern Honolulu route

editor editor- June 16, 2011

We are pleased that China Eastern Airlines is working with the Hawai'i Department of Transportation to establish nonstop service from ... Read More

Delta starts codeshare flights with China Eastern
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Delta starts codeshare flights with China Eastern

editor editor- June 2, 2011

ATLANTA - Beginning today, customers of Delta Air Lines will enjoy convenient connecting service to more than 20 cities throughout ... Read More

China Eastern Airlines’ profit soars 79%
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China Eastern Airlines’ profit soars 79%

editor editor- August 30, 2010

China Eastern Airlines Corp., the nation’s second-largest carrier by passenger numbers, saw first- half profit increase 79 percent as Shanghai’s ... Read More

Codeshare strengthens between Qantas and China Eastern
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Codeshare strengthens between Qantas and China Eastern

editor editor- June 22, 2010

SYDNEY - Qantas has expanded its codeshare relationship with China Eastern to Read More

Oneworld abandons the idea of courting Chinese carriers
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Oneworld abandons the idea of courting Chinese carriers

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 11, 2010

(eTN) BERLIN - Rebuffed by the choice of China Eastern Airlines to finally choose SkyTeam over oneworld, alliance’s CEO John ... Read More

Second-biggest Chinese carrier to join SkyTeam alliance
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Second-biggest Chinese carrier to join SkyTeam alliance

editor editor- April 15, 2010

China Eastern Airlines Corp, the nation's second-biggest carrier, will join the SkyTeam airline grouping, rejecting proposals from Oneworld and Star ... Read More

China Eastern in talks with all 3 global airline alliances
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China Eastern in talks with all 3 global airline alliances

editor editor- February 26, 2010

SHANGHAI - China Eastern Airlines Corp is in talks with Star Alliance and the other two global airline industry alliances ... Read More

Airlines to merge by the end of the year
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Airlines to merge by the end of the year

editor editor- November 27, 2009

China Eastern Airlines, the country's third biggest carrier, said yesterday that it would complete its merger transaction with Shanghai Airlines ... Read More

China Eastern teams up with Alibaba
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China Eastern teams up with Alibaba

editor editor- November 25, 2009

China Eastern Airlines is teaming up with Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, hoping to cash in on an online shopping frenzy ... Read More

China Eastern to merge with Shanghai Airlines through a shares swap
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China Eastern to merge with Shanghai Airlines through a shares swap

editor editor- July 13, 2009

China Eastern Airlines Corp., releasing details of its agreed takeover of Shanghai Airlines Co., offered about 9 billion yuan ($1.3 ... Read More

As China Eastern and Shanghai Airlines merge, Air China has “no chance” in Shanghai
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As China Eastern and Shanghai Airlines merge, Air China has “no chance” in Shanghai

editor editor- June 10, 2009

Air China Ltd., the world’s second- most valuable airline, may face tougher domestic competition after failing to win a partner ... Read More

Stranded China Eastern Airlines passengers finally depart for Shanghai
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Stranded China Eastern Airlines passengers finally depart for Shanghai

editor editor- June 4, 2009

More than 70 China Eastern Airlines passengers stranded in Los Angeles since the weekend because of mechanical problems with their ... Read More

China Eastern aims to sell 30% of Happy Air
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China Eastern aims to sell 30% of Happy Air

editor editor- January 14, 2009

SHANGHAI - China Eastern Airlines is in detailed talks to sell a roughly 30 percent stake in regional carrier Happy ... Read More

Singapore Airlines says offer for China Eastern expired
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Singapore Airlines says offer for China Eastern expired

editor editor- August 11, 2008

SINGAPORE - Singapore Airlines the world's biggest airline by market value, said on Sunday its offer to buy a stake ... Read More

Airline apologizes for ‘return’ incidents
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Airline apologizes for ‘return’ incidents

editor editor- April 7, 2008

CHINA Eastern Airlines has apologized for its "flight returns" issue in Yunnan Province last week and pledged that affected passengers ... Read More

China airline pilots accused of disrupting flights over labor grievances
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China airline pilots accused of disrupting flights over labor grievances

editor editor- April 4, 2008

SHANGHAI, China - Pilots disgruntled over labor issues disrupted 14 flights out of one Chinese city on Monday in an ... Read More

No plans to revise offer for China Eastern
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No plans to revise offer for China Eastern

editor editor- February 19, 2008

SINGAPORE — Singapore Airlines (SIA) has no plans to revise its bid for a stake in China Eastern Airline which ... Read More

Airline still pursuing partnership
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Airline still pursuing partnership

editor editor- January 25, 2008

SHANGHAI - China Eastern Airlines is preparing for a shareholders' meeting at which partnership with Singapore Airlines will be discussed. ... Read More

Air China vows higher bid in China Eastern battle
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Air China vows higher bid in China Eastern battle

editor editor- January 7, 2008

Hong Kong - Air China's parent vowed on Sunday to pay at least 32 percent more for a coveted slice ... Read More

Air China close to blocking Singapore bid for China Eastern
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Air China close to blocking Singapore bid for China Eastern

editor editor- January 4, 2008

SYDNEY – Air China’s parent, China National Aviation Corp (Group) Ltd (CNAC), has a passion for deal-making. In the past ... Read More