Shenzhen Airlines ( Chinese: 深圳航空; pinyin: ) is a domestic and international airline headquartered in Shēnzhèn Hángkōng Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport in Bao'an District, Shenzhen, Guangdong, People's Republic of China. [1 ] [2 ]
With a fleet of over 100
Narrowbody aircraft (a mix of A320 series aircraft and various 737 types), Shenzhen Airlines is the fourth largest domestic carrier (after China Southern Airlines, China Eastern and Air China) with around 7% of seat capacity and flights. [3 ]
The carrier operates a total of 137 domestic airport-pairs involving 58 Chinese airports, plus nine international routes. In 2010, the airline carried 16.5 million passengers, up 9% on the previous year.
On 6 July 2011, Shenzhen Airlines was formally accepted as a future member of
Star Alliance. On 29 November 2012 the airline officially joined Star Alliance becoming the alliance's second member in China following the departure of [4 ] Shanghai Airlines in 2010. [5 ]
Corporate affairs [ edit ]
This section requires expansion. (October 2012)
At one time the airline had its headquarters in the Lintian Building at Shenzhen Airport.
[6 ] [7 ]
Destinations [ edit ]
Shenzhen Airlines has the following
codeshare agreements (as of January 2013): [8 ]
As of July 2014, the Shenzhen Airlines fleet consists of the following aircraft with an average age of 5.2 years:
[10 ] [11 ]
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ " 聯系方式." Shenzhen Airlines. Retrieved on 30 December 2011. "公司地址：深圳寶安國際機場深圳航空有限責任公司（518128）"
^ " Contact Us." Shenzhen Airlines. Retrieved on 30 December 2011. "Company Address: Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport, Shenzhen Airlines (518128)"
^ a b "Shenzhen Airlines is China’s fourth biggest domestic airline". anna.aero . Retrieved 22 June 2011.
^ "Shenzhen Airlines accepted as future Star Alliance member carrier". Star Alliance. 6 July 2011 . Retrieved 6 July 2011.
^ "World Airline Directory." . 4–10 April 2000. Flight International "Wuhan Airlines" p. 102. "Lintian Building. Lingxiao Garden, Shenzhen Airport, Shenzhen, Guangdong, 518218, China"
^ "World Airline Directory." . 26 March-1 April 2002. Flight International p. 78. "Lintian Building, Lingxiao Garden, Shenzhen Airport, Shenzhen, 518128, China"
^ Shenzhen Air Codeshare Agreements
^ a b http://www.indiainfoline.com/Markets/News/Singapore-Airlines-SilkAir-signs-codeshare-agreement/5688377772
^ Shenzhen Airlines fleet list at planespotters.net Retrieved 15 August 2013
^ Shenzhen Airlines - ch-aviation.ch Retrieved 15 August 2013
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