Loong Air

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Loong Air
Chánglóng Hángkōng
Zhejiang Loong Airlines logo
IATA ICAO Callsign
Founded 2012
Commenced operations 2012 (cargo)
29 December 2013 (passenger)
Operating bases Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport
Frequent-flyer program TBA
Fleet size 36
Destinations 27
Headquarters Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport,
Xiaoshan District, Hangzhou, Zhejiang,
Key people Liu Yi (President)
Liu Qihong (Chinese: 刘启宏) (Chairman)
Website www.loongair.cn

Loong Air (simplified Chinese: 长龙航空; traditional Chinese: 長龍航空; pinyin: Chánglóng Hángkōng) is a Chinese airline with its headquarters in the Loong Air Office Building on the property of Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport in Xiaoshan District, Hangzhou, Zhejiang.[2] Its main hub is in Hangzhou. Approved by the Civil Aviation Administration of China, it started domestic services in 2013.[3] On 25 September 2013, the airline signed a memorandum of understanding with Airbus for the purchase of 20 Airbus A320 twin-engined aircraft.[3]

The company's full name is Zhejiang Loong Airlines Co. Ltd. It was originally a cargo airline named CDI Cargo Airlines (simplified Chinese: 长龙国际货运航空有限公司; traditional Chinese: 長龍國際貨運航空有限公司; pinyin: Chánglóng Guójì Huòyùn Hángkōng Yǒuxiàn Gōngsī),[4] which started services in 2012 with one Boeing 737-300F freighter.[5]


Loong Air serves the Chinese domestic market with Hangzhou as its hub. Its first flight started on 29 December 2013 from Hangzhou to Chongqing and Hangzhou to Shenzhen.[6]

As of June 2015

Country Province City Airport Notes Ref
 Bangladesh - Dhaka Shahjalal International Airport Cargo Charter [7][8]
 China Beijing Beijing Beijing Capital International Airport Passenger + Cargo [9]
Guizhou Bijie Bijie Feixiong Airport [10]
Sichuan Chengdu Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport via Luoyang/Xiangyang [11][12][13]
Chongqing Chongqing Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport [6][14]
Inner Mongolia Chifeng Chifeng Yulong Airport [13]
Liaoning Dalian Dalian Zhoushuizi International Airport Passenger + Cargo
Guangdong Guangzhou Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport Passenger + Cargo
Guizhou Guiyang Guiyang Longdongbao International Airport via Wanzhou [15]
Hainan Haikou Haikou Meilan International Airport via Nanning
Zhejiang Hangzhou Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport
Heilongjiang Harbin Harbin Taiping International Airport via Chifeng/Tongliao [13]
Yunnan Kunming Kunming Changshui International Airport Passenger + Cargo
Lijiang Lijiang Sanyi Airport via Bijie [10]
Shandong Linyi Linyi Shubuling Airport [13]
Henan Luoyang Luoyang Beijiao Airport [12][16][17]
Guangxi Nanning Nanning Wuxu International Airport
Jiangsu Nantong Nantong Xingdong Airport Cargo Only
Guangdong Shenzhen Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport Passenger + Cargo [6]
Inner Mongolia Tongliao Tongliao Airport
Chongqing Wanzhou Wanzhou Wuqiao Airport [15]
Shaanxi Xi'an Xi'an Xianyang International Airport [18]
Hubei Xiangyang Xiangyang Liuji Airport [11]
Ningxia Yinchuan Yinchuan Hedong International Airport via Luoyang [16][17]
Henan Zhengzhou Zhengzhou Xinzheng International Airport [13]
 Vietnam - Da Nang Da Nang International Airport Charter [19]
- Nha Trang Cam Ranh International Airport Charter [19]



Airbus A320 with Loong Air livery at Toulouse-Blagnac airport

The Loong Air fleet consists of the following aircraft (as of September 2018): [20]

Aircraft In service Orders Passengers Notes
Y+ Y Total
Airbus A320-200 28 174 174
Airbus A320neo 5 4 18 156 174
Cargo Fleet
Boeing 737-300F 3
Total 36 4

* The airline has an MoU with Airbus for the purchase of 11 Airbus A320ceo and 9 Airbus A320neo.[3]

** The airline has a letter of intent with Airbus for the purchase of 20 A220s.(previously Bombardier C series)[21]

See also[edit]


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  2. ^ "联系我们 Archived 2014-05-11 at the Wayback Machine.." Loong Air. Retrieved on April 24, 2014. " 地址ADDESS [sic] 浙江省杭州市萧山国际机场5号路长龙航空办公大楼"
  3. ^ a b c Zhejiang Loong Airlines signs MoU for 20 A320 Family aircraft
  4. ^ "CDI Cargo to transport passengers, renames as China Loong Airlines". ATW. July 11, 2013. 
  5. ^ " "CDI Cargo Airlines launches operations". 21 August 2012. 
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  16. ^ a b "银川机场开通银川—洛阳—杭州航班 每天1班". 民航资源网. 2014-04-14. Retrieved 2015-06-01. 
  17. ^ a b "洛阳机场恢复杭州—洛阳—银川航班". 民航资源网. 2015-05-20. Retrieved 2015-06-01. 
  18. ^ "西安咸阳国际机场迎来第39家航空公司入驻". 民航资源网. 2013-12-31. Retrieved 2015-06-01. 
  19. ^ a b "LoongAir Makes International Debut in late-June 2016". routesonline. Retrieved 30 June 2016. 
  20. ^ "Loong Air Fleet Details and History". planespotters.net. 23 August 2018. Retrieved 23 August 2018. 
  21. ^ "Chinese Operator Zhejiang Loong Airlines Co., Ltd. Signs Letter of Intent for 20 Bombardier CSeries Airliners". Bombardier Aerospace Press Release. 2014-07-14. Retrieved 1 November 2016.