Travelport has announced a new multi-year global content agreement with China Southern Airlines. Effective immediately, the new agreement ensures Galileo and Worldspan travel agency customers worldwide will continue to have full access to the fares and inventories from the airline.
China Southern Airlines has confirmed it will begin flying between London Heathrow Airport and Guangzhou on June 6th after years of negotiations. Guangzhou is the third largest city in China, with China Southern becoming the first airline to offer a direct service.
China Southern Airlines is set to take delivery of its first Airbus A380 aircraft as it prepares to begin operations of the world’s largest passenger jet. The plane took to the skies for the start of a final phase of flight and ground tests earlier.
The first A380 for China Southern Airlines has been rolled out of the Airbus paint shop in Hamburg, Germany.
Brazilian aircraft manufacturer Embraer has landed $1.4bn worth of orders from Chinese airlines as part of a move to boost trade between the two economic giants. The announcement includes firm orders for 20 aircrafts and an option to buy 15 more, and came as Brazil’s President Dilma Rouseff began her visit to China.
Already considered one of the leading lights of the booming Asian aviation market, China Southern Airlines has seen profits increase 17-fold over the last year. In recognition of this success, the carrier has been nominated as Asia’s Leading Airline by the prestigious World Travel Awards.
China Southern Airlines, a member of SkyTeam and the largest airline in The People’s Republic of China will begin three-times-weekly direct air service between Guangzhou and Auckland.
The first of five Airbus A380s for China Southern Airlines has made its maiden flight today after completion of the final assembly and system tests in Toulouse.
China Southern Airlines Company Limited announced that the Company intends to raise funds through the non-public issuance of A Shares and H Shares.
China Southern Airlines is signing a new frequent flyer pact with ACCOR Hotels.