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  1. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Air China blames yuan depreciation for 55.42pc fall in first-half profit

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 11:17am by SIJIA JIANG

    ... Sijia Jiang sijia.jiang@scmp.com Air China reported a 55.42 per cent fall in first-half earning to 510 million yuan (HK$642.5 million) as mainland airlines suffer from the depreciating ... for its passenger business and 3.31 percentage points to 53.95 per cent for cargo. The mainland’s two other major airlines, China Southern and China Eastern, are due to post results on Thursday. ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Air China pilot prepares for take-off by cleaning windscreen at Chek Lap Kok

    Posted Oct 13th 2013, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry Passengers watch as captain on Air China flight prepares for take-off by cleaning windscreen Don't worry, but the pilot's hanging out of the window As drivers, ... passengers on board. The captain of an Air China flight leaving Chek Lap Kok last Wednesday afternoon decided to pull out his hankie and give the windscreen a quick once-over as passengers filed onto ...

  3. Business - China Business - AVIATION

    Air China says domestic routes showing signs of a rebound

    Posted Aug 30th 2013, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So charlotte.so@scmp.com The drop in air fares will likely narrow as the carrier showed a 9pc decline in passenger yield Air China hints at blue skies for domestic flights The drop in air fares on the mainland will narrow in the second half of the year as demand on domestic routes shows signs of a rebound, Air China said. The Beijing-based carrier saw a 9 per cent ...

  4. News - China - AVIATION

    Air China flight makes emergency landing in London after landing gear failure

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 09:45am by Alex Millson, Chris Luo

    ... Alex Millson and Chris Luo An Air China flight from London to Beijing was forced to turn back and make an emergency landing after landing gear became jammed shortly after take-off. Flight ... The Independent newspaper. No injures were reported on board the Airbus. Air China did not comment on the incident when reached by the  South China Morning Post on Monday.  Industry website Aviation ...

  5. News - China - AVIATION

    Air China pilots warn flight safety under threat by unequal pay and lack of rest

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 05:43pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com Air China pilots 'tired and overworked' More than 100 Air China pilots have signed an open letter alleging that they have an excessive ... made the relationship between Chinese and foreign pilots intense, extremely unhelpful to cockpit management and will eventually threaten flight safety," the letter stated. Air China, which ...

  6. News - China Insider - AVIATION

    Air China faces heat for allegedly sneaking Red Cross official past closed boarding gate

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 05:39pm by Amy Li

    ... Amy Li chunxiao.li@scmp.com Airline denies it let elite-card-toting executive on flight while refusing to let another late passenger board An Air China official batted down accusations ... the executive as Zhao Baige, vice-president of the state-backed Red Cross Society of China. A spokesperson from Air China told the South China Morning Post today that the privileges for life-long ...

  7. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Air China scraps 1b yuan share sale

    Posted Oct 24th 2012, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So charlotte.so@scmp.com Trading in Hong Kong resumes today as Beijing carrier seeks other sources to raise money Air China scraps plans for 1b yuan share sale Shares in Air China will resume trading in Hong Kong today after the carrier scrapped a 1.05 billion yuan (HK$1.3 billion) share sale plan to its parent. Air China's shares rose as much as 3 per cent ...

  8. Business - China Business - AVIATION

    Air China plans more Japan routes

    Posted Aug 31st 2012, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So charlotte.so@scmp.com Carrier plans to fly to Nagoya and launch flights to country from second-tier cities on mainland More Japan routes for Air China Air China plans to open ... per cent of China-Japan traffic- are continuing, incremental increases in the air traffic rights between the two countries are in place. Japan is the most profitable international route ...

  9. Business - China Business - AVIATION

    Overseas flight fees at mainland airports leap for domestic carriers

    Posted Feb 06th 2013, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... charges to account for 10 to 15 per cent of airlines' operating cost in 2013 before the fee rise." Air China and China Eastern Airlines were more vulnerable to the change as one-third ... per cent lower at HK$4.48, Air China lost 3.1 per cent to HK$6.59 and China Eastern Airlines shed 3.1 per cent to HK$3.49. Beijing Airport eased 0.15 per cent to HK$6.61. The Civil Aviation ...

  10. Business - China Business - AVIATION

    China airlines in deadlock over A380s

    Posted Mar 28th 2013, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So charlotte.so@scmp.com Control of two jets on Paris route is sticking point in Air China-China Southern talks Mainland airlines in deadlock over A380s Talks between two state-owned carriers, Air China and China Southern Airlines, over operating Airbus A380s from Beijing seem to have reached a deadlock. Air China has been looking to lease two A380s equipped with cabin ...




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