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Air Great Wall (1992-2002) merged into China Eastern Airlines
China Northwest Airlines (1989-2002) merged into China Eastern Airlines
Wuhan Airlines (1986-2002) merged into China Eastern Airlines
China Yunnan Airlines (1995-2004) merged into China Eastern Airlines


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30 Countries served
197 Destinations served
800 Routes served




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Australian regulator mulls vetoing Qantas, China Eastern tie-up

Qantas (QF, Sydney Kingford Smith) could be denied Australian regulatory approval for its planned partnership with China Eastern Airlines (MU, Shanghai Hongqiao) over concerns the tie-up could harm competition on the Sydney Kingford Smith-Shanghai Pudong route. The venture was announced in November last year as part of a renewed five-year agreement which would have given both carriers increased access to each other's markets.

However, in its draft decision, the Australian Competition and ...

Jetstar Hong Kong sells off two more A320s

Jetstar Hong Kong (Hong Kong Chek Lap Kok) has sold off two of its three remaining A320-200 (sl)s shareholder Shun Tak Holdings Ltd has disclosed in a Hong Kong stock market filing.

According to the Hong Kong-based property and transportation conglomerate, the start-up sold the two jets to Chinese lessor, CMB Financial Leasing, for USD41.5 million each (USD83 million in total).

Jetstar Hong Kong had, at one point, held nine A320s in anticipation of launching services in early 2014. ...

China United to begin LCC operations at month end

China United Airlines (KN, Beijing Nanyuan) will complete its transition to a budget operation this month with ultra-low cost flights to go on sale from March 29 onwards. The carrier announced the change in business model back in July 2014 with plans to establish bases at Beijing's Nanyuan Airport, Foshan in Guangdong, and an as-yet-unnamed hub in Western China.

Formed as a joint venture between Shanghai Airlines (FM, Shanghai Hongqiao) and China Aviation Supplies Import and Export Group ...

China's Uni-Top awaiting delivery of first A300 freighter

Uni-Top Airlines (UW, Wuhan) will shortly take delivery of its first A300-600(F), currently undergoing conversion with EADS Elbe Flugzeugwerke (EADS EFW) in Dresden, Germany. Once delivered the freight will be deployed into service on flights from Shanghai Pudong to Seoul Incheon, Shenzhen, Wuhan, and Osaka Kansai.

The Chinese cargo specialist acquired seven A300-600s from China Eastern Airlines (MU, Shanghai Hongqiao) in 2013 with plans to convert them all into freighters.

Croat startup Limitless Airways to launch next month with an A320

Limitless Airways (LIM, Rijeka) has taken delivery of its first aircraft, an A320-200 leased from GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS), ahead of its planned entry into the charter market on April 2 with flights from Rijeka to Scandinavia on behalf of Scandjet (Gothenburg Landvetter).

The Aero Croatia flight blog lists the twinjet as former China Eastern Airlines (MU, Shanghai Hongqiao) machine B-2362 (cn 828) which will now be re-registered as 9A-SLA in Croatia.


Fleet show complete list

Aircraft TypeActiveInactiveTotalOn Order* BØ Age PCapacity P  
A319-10018 18hiddenhiddenhidden
A319-100 (sl)13 13hiddenhiddenhidden
A320-100/-200122 122hiddenhiddenhidden
A320-200 (sl)30 30hiddenhiddenhidden
A321-100/-20032 32hiddenhiddenhidden
A321-200 (sl)8 8hiddenhiddenhidden
A330-20029 29hiddenhiddenhidden
A330-30017 17hiddenhiddenhidden
A340-6002 2hiddenhiddenhidden
B737-30016 16hiddenhiddenhidden
B737-7003 3hiddenhiddenhidden
B737-700 WIN.42 42hiddenhiddenhidden
B737-800 WIN.44 44hiddenhiddenhidden
B767-3006 6hiddenhiddenhidden
B777-300(ER)5 5hiddenhiddenhidden
* Includes new or used aircraft not yet delivered for which a construction/manufacturer serial number is already known.


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