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  1. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Spring Airlines to offer passenger cars in its in-flight catalogue

    Posted Mar 12th 2013, 12:00am by CHALOTTE SO

    ... Charlotte So charlotte.so@scmp.com Pick up a car while you are high up in the air Spring Airlines, the Shanghai-based budget carrier, is poised to include passenger cars in its in-flight ... For example, the airlines added four new mainland destinations to Hong Kong in November after internet ballots. However, selling cars at 38,000 feet is another thing altogether. "We have been ...

  2. Business - China Business - AVIATION

    Spring Airlines purchases A320 jets

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 04:17am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in London Spring Airlines purchases A320 jets Spring Airlines, the mainland's biggest non-state-controlled carrier, has signed an accord with Airbus for 30 additional A320 jets and may buy more as government policy shifts to favour discount airlines. The Shanghai-based airline signed an agreement on November 22 for the A320 single-aisle jets due from 2015, ...

  3. Business - China Business - AVIATION

    Low-cost Chinese airlines target expansion in Taiwan

    Posted Jul 16th 2013, 12:00am by Ralph Jennings

    ... demand for major routes. Spring Airlines and Juneyao Airlines, both discount carriers based in Shanghai, aim to begin flying to Taiwan, a boom market for mainland carriers since 2008 when ... airlines' normal fares have long been considered affordable, limiting demand for discount services. Nine-year-old Spring Airlines, known for flight attendants dressed as maids and butlers, has ...

  4. Business - Companies

    Spring Air may halt services to Japan

    Posted Feb 05th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg Spring Air may halt servicesto Japan Spring Airlines, China's biggest carrier outside government control, is considering ending flights to Japan after a territorial dispute between the Asian countries last year emptied planes and caused losses. Spring Air has not decided on the 12 weekly flights between China and Japan, chairman Wang Zhenghua said, adding his ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - OPERATION SANTA CLAUS

    Airline staff's airport flash mob springs a seasonal surprise

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 05:54am by LO WEI

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com Cathay staff stun travellers at Chek Lap Kok with unexpected group routine, drawing a big crowd and funds for annual charity drive Airport flash mob dance springs a seasonal surprise As the tune of All I Want for Christmas is You rang out across the arrivals hall of Chek Lap Kok airport, several flight attendants suddenly broke into dance, springing a surprise ...

  6. Business - China Business

    Juneyao eyes launch of budget airline

    Posted Nov 05th 2013, 02:42am by Charlotte So

    ... to regional destinations in Asia later, Choi said. Currently, there is only one budget carrier, Spring Airlines, operating on the mainland, home to the second-largest aviation market in the world. ... Charlotte So charlotte.so@scmp.com Juneyao eyes launch of budget airline Shanghai-based Juneyao Airlines has applied for permission to set up a low-cost carrier in Guangzhou. Juneyao wants ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    A weight off the minds of airline chiefs

    Posted Jul 19th 2013, 12:00am by Hari Kumar

    ... with such people can be a trying job. Then there are the restless hands of some cheeky passengers. Maybe it is with this in mind that Shanghai-based Spring Airlines announced that it would hire ... up as maids. That didn't win Spring much mileage with customers. The competition in the industry is getting pretty high octane and airlines worldwide are rolling out different strategies ...

  8. News - China - AVIATION

    Chinese pilots told to certify for smog 'blind landings'

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 03:03pm by Zhuang Pinghui, Li Jing

    ... pilots' lack of blind landing certification was one reason foreign airlines suffered fewer delays than domestic ones, even when they were landing at the same airports. Their pilots are able to land during poor visibility. About 80 per cent of pilots at Spring Airlines, half of those at China Eastern Airlines and most of those at Juneyao Airlines have already completed the training, ...

  9. Business - China Business - AVIATION

    Low-cost carriers set for fresh take-off in China

    Posted Nov 07th 2013, 03:09am by Charlotte So

    ... to see all these measures," said Zhang Wuan, a spokesman for Spring Airlines, the only budget carrier on the mainland. Spring Air has recently been granted the long-awaited go-ahead to fly ... Kong. Competition is brewing for Spring Air, however, with Hainan Airlines and Shanghai-based Juneyao Airlines saying they will start budget services in Chongqing and Guangzhou, respectively. ...

  10. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Dragonair to curb hiring and buying new planes amid China slowdown

    Posted Jun 26th 2013, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... customers." Yeung said that the aviation market in Hong Kong is already competitive and 96 airlines fly to Hong Kong, 10 of them low-cost carriers (LCCs), including Spring Airlines, AirAsia, Jetstar ... in plans for expansion Hong Kong Dragon Airlines, a fully owned subsidiary of Cathay Pacific Airways, has reduced its recruitment and fleet expansion plans this year because of the slowdown ...




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