Chongqing Airlines

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Chongqing Airlines
Chongqing Airlines logo.png
IATA ICAO Callsign
Founded 16 June 2007
Operating bases Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport
Fleet size 19
Destinations 30
Parent company China Southern Airlines (60%)
Headquarters Chongqing, China
Key people Liu Dejun (CEO)
Website [1]

Chongqing Airlines (Chinese: 重庆航空) is an airline based in Chongqing, China. It operates both domestic passenger services within mainland China and international passenger services to Thailand and Vietnam respectively.

Chongqing Airlines had 402 employees in 2008.[1]


Chongqing Airlines is jointly owned by China Southern Airlines (60%) and Chongqing Municipal Development & Investment Company (40%). The airline was established on 16 June 2007, and received its operating licence from the Civil Aviation Administration of China on 4 July 2007.

Chongqing Airlines launched its first flight from Chongqing to Shanghai Pudong International Airport on 8 July 2007.


Chongqing Airlines served the following destinations in January 2016:


A Chongqing Airlines Airbus A320 in standard livery in 2014

The Chongqing Airlines fleet consists of the following aircraft (as of January 2018):[5]

Chongqing Airlines Fleet
Aircraft Total Orders Passengers Notes
F C W Y Total
Airbus A319-100 5 8 120 128
Airbus A320-200 14 8 24 120 152 11 fleets were transferred from China Southern Airlines[6]
4 oldest fleets will be replaced by A320neo
Airbus A320neo 7 TBA Leased from BOC Aviation[7]
Deliveries begins within 2018
Will be completed within 2018
Total 19[8] 7
The Chongqing Airlines Airbus A320 in "Happy Chongqing" livery


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