Shandong Airlines

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Shandong Airlines
山东航空
Shandong-Airlines-Logo-2011.png
IATA
SC
ICAO
CDG
Callsign
SHANDONG
Founded 1994
Hubs Jinan Yaoqiang International Airport
Focus cities
Frequent-flyer program Phoenix Miles
Fleet size 75
Destinations 60+
Parent company Air China (22.8%)
Headquarters Jinan, Shandong, China
Key people Sun Yude (President)
Website shandongair.com.cn

Shandong Airlines Co,.Ltd. (Chinese: 山东航空; pinyin: Shāndōng Háng Kōng, nicknamed SDA or 山航 Shānháng) is an airline based in the Shandong Airlines Centre (山东航空大厦 Shāndōng Hángkōng Dàshà) in Jinan, Shandong, China.[1][2] The Chinese carrier operates mainly domestic trunk routes from Jinan, Qingdao and Yantai to major cities in China. It is owned by Air China and holds a 10 percent stake in Sichuan Airlines.

Shandong Airlines was established on 12 March 1994 and started operations in September of the same year. In September 1997, it jointly founded the Xinxing Aviation Alliance along with five of China's provincial airlines.[citation needed]

Shandong Airlines Boeing 737-800

Destinations[edit]

Shandong Airlines operates to the following destinations (as of January 2013):

 China

Fleet[edit]

A Shandong Airlines Boeing 737-300 taxiing at Incheon International Airport

As of March 2014, the Shandong Airlines fleet consists of the following aircraft with an average age of 4.4 years:[3]

Shandong Airlines fleet
Aircraft In Service Orders Passengers
Boeing 737-300
6
?
Boeing 737-700
3
127
Boeing 737-800
62
167
Bombardier CRJ-200ER
5
44
Bombardier CRJ-700ER
2
70
COMAC ARJ21-700
10[4][5]
TBA
Total 78 10

References[edit]

  1. ^ "About SDA." Shandong Airlines. Retrieved on December 19, 2011. "Address: Shandong Airlines Centre, 5746 – East 2nd Ring Road, Jinan, Shandong, PR China."
  2. ^ "山航简介." Shandong Airlines. Retrieved on December 19, 2011. "地址:济南市二环东路5746号山东航空大厦"
  3. ^ 18 February 2014. "Shandong Airlines Fleet in Planespotters.net". planespotters.net. Retrieved 2014-02-18. 
  4. ^ "ARJ21 Regional Jet Aircraft, China". aerospace-technology.com. Retrieved 2013-08-17. 
  5. ^ "COMAC ARJ21 Production List". abcdlist.nl. Retrieved 2013-08-17. 

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