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Air Guizhou (1995-1999) merged into China Southern Airlines
China Zhingyuan Airlines (1986-2002) merged into China Southern Airlines
China Northern Airlines (1990-2004) merged into China Southern Airlines
China Xinjiang Airlines (1992-2005) merged into China Southern Airlines


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41 Countries served
206 Destinations served
904 Routes served




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KLM signs cooperation agreement with China's Xiamen Airlines

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KL, Amsterdam) has signed a memorandum of cooperation with Xiamen Airlines (MF, Xiamen) and the City of Amsterdam in a bid to strengthen collaboration and accessibility between the Netherlands and China. Present during the ceremony was KLM CEO Pieter Elbers, Amsterdam mayor Eberhard van der Laan, and Xiamen Airlines’ Chief Operating Officer Zhao Dong.

"I’m pleased that signing this memorandum takes cooperation between KLM and Xiamen Airlines to an even higher level," ...

Jilin province eyes partnership with COMAC for new carrier

Comac (Shanghai Pudong) is reportedly considering partnering the Jilin Province local government in the establishment of a new budget carrier which will use Changchun as its hub. Liu Jianxin, the deputy secretary of the party committee of Jilin Civil Airports Group, told China's WCARN news portal that government intends to use the airline to boost Changchun's overall profile.

The airline would make use of the airport's new multi-billion yuan passenger terminal which is currently under ...

Shenzhen Airlines establishes Chengdu base

Shenzhen Airlines (ZH, Shenzhen) officially launched its Chengdu base at a ceremony held in the Sichuan province metropolis last week. The base, the carrier's eighth overall after Guangzhou, Nanning, Zhengzhou, Changzhou, Wuxi, Shenyang, and Jinan, will see eight aircraft based at the airport initially growing to ten by the end of this year.

According to China's WCARN news portal, Chengdu is also a base for its namesake Chengdu Airlines (EU, Chengdu) as well as ...

Xiamen Airlines given greenlight for Amsterdam flights

Xiamen Airlines (MF, Xiamen) has secured official approval from the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) to begin direct flights from its Xiamen hub to Amsterdam this summer. The WCARN news portal says the flights, which will operate from July onwards on-board Xiamen's fleet of two B787-8s, are a precursor to planned flights to Australia which it hopes to launch by the end of October this year.

The launch of long haul international flights adds to the ...

China's Sichuan Airlines to make Russian debut this May

Sichuan Airlines (3U, Chengdu) will make its Russian début in May this year with a 4x weekly, non-stop service to Moscow. According to China's WCARN news portal, the flight from Chengdu will operate on-board an A330.

Currently, the China Southern Airlines (CZ, Guangzhou) subsidiary's international network is limited to Hong Kong, the Maldives, Australia, Vietnam, Thailand, the Northern Mariana Islands, Taiwan, Canada, and South Korea.


Fleet show complete list

Aircraft TypeActiveInactiveTotalOn Order* BØ Age PCapacity P  
A319-10040 40hiddenhiddenhidden
A320-100/-200117 117hiddenhiddenhidden
A320-200 (sl)3 3hiddenhiddenhidden
A321-100/-20075 75hiddenhiddenhidden
A321-200 (sl)2 2hiddenhiddenhidden
A330-20016 16hiddenhiddenhidden
A330-30016 16hiddenhiddenhidden
A380-8005 5hiddenhiddenhidden
B737-3004 4hiddenhiddenhidden
B737-70024 24hiddenhiddenhidden
B737-700 WIN.7 7hiddenhiddenhidden
B737-80036 36hiddenhiddenhidden
B737-800 WIN.83 83hiddenhiddenhidden
B757-20013 13hiddenhiddenhidden
B777-2004 4hiddenhiddenhidden
B777-300(ER)5 5hiddenhiddenhidden
B777-F9 9hiddenhiddenhidden
B787-810 10hiddenhiddenhidden
EMB-19021 21hiddenhiddenhidden
* Includes new or used aircraft not yet delivered for which a construction/manufacturer serial number is already known.


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