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Mexico's Airline Giant to Bolster Routes With China Eastern Airlines

Mexico's Airline Giant to Bolster Routes With China Eastern Airlines

AeroMexico, Mexico's largest airline, will start sharing routes with China Eastern Airlines in October to expand services to a slew of Chinese cities from just Shanghai at present.

Jun 15, 2018
Chen Shanshan
China’s C919 Jet Passes Cabin Pressurization Tests

China’s C919 Jet Passes Cabin Pressurization Tests

Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China’s C919 airliner has passed cabin pressurization tests as it edges closer to making commercial flights.

Jun 13, 2018
Liao Shumin
China’s Airlines Collect Fuel Surcharges on Domestic Routes for First Time in Three Years

China’s Airlines Collect Fuel Surcharges on Domestic Routes for First Time in Three Years

A host of Chinese airlines are collecting fuel surcharges on domestic routes for the first time in three years after…

Jun 5, 2018
Liao Shumin
Shanghai to Fast-Track Chip, Aviation Sector Plans

Shanghai to Fast-Track Chip, Aviation Sector Plans

The Shanghai government is speeding up development plans for its integrated circuit and civil aviation industries to help the city’s manufacturers catch up with those in other countries.

May 8, 2018
Tang Shihua
New Policies Helped Chinese Airlines Combat Rising Fuel Costs in First Quarter

New Policies Helped Chinese Airlines Combat Rising Fuel Costs in First Quarter

Six of China’s seven listed airlines posted higher first-quarter profits this year, commending new regulations that helped combat the rising cost of fuel.

May 2, 2018
Chen Shanshan
HNA Strikes Government Deals in Tianjin to Bolster Air Transport

HNA Strikes Government Deals in Tianjin to Bolster Air Transport

Struggling conglomerate HNA Group Co. has penned several deals with state-owned companies in China’s northern city of Tianjin to improve…

Apr 25, 2018
Xu Wei
China to Ease Ownership Caps for Foreign Investors in Manufacturing This Year

China to Ease Ownership Caps for Foreign Investors in Manufacturing This Year

China plans to relax share-holding limits for foreign investors in the new energy vehicle, shipbuilding and aircraft manufacturing industries, the country’s top economic planning body said.

Apr 18, 2018
Xu Wei
China’s Nanshan Aluminum to Set Up Airplane Parts JV With France’s Airbus Supplier Figeac Aero

China’s Nanshan Aluminum to Set Up Airplane Parts JV With France’s Airbus Supplier Figeac Aero

Shandong Nanshan Aluminum Co. will cooperate with French airplane parts company Figeac Aero SA to set up a joint venture in China for the production of aircraft components and parts.

Mar 14, 2018
Tang Shihua
Rifa Precision Wins Bid to Supply Configurations for China’s ARJ21-700 Regional Jet

Rifa Precision Wins Bid to Supply Configurations for China’s ARJ21-700 Regional Jet

A unit under Zhejiang Rifa Precision Machinery Co. has won its CNY41-million (USD6.5-million) bid to supply wing-body configurations for the China-made ARJ21-700 aircraft.

Feb 27, 2018
Tang Shihua
Hangxin Aviation Technology Acquires Estonia’s Airline Maintenance Service Provider Magnetic MRO for USD52 Mln

Hangxin Aviation Technology Acquires Estonia’s Airline Maintenance Service Provider Magnetic MRO for USD52 Mln

Guangzhou Hangxin Aviation Technology Co. [SHE:300424] will invest EUR43.1 million (USD52 million) in cash to acquire 100 percent stake in…

Jan 4, 2018
Tang Shihua
Chinese Airlines Scramble to Open International Routes to Snag Government Subsidies

Chinese Airlines Scramble to Open International Routes to Snag Government Subsidies

The Civil Aviation Administration of China has received dozens of new route applications so far this week, as carriers have…

Jan 4, 2018
Chen Shanshan