Urumqi Air

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Urumqi Air
Urumqi Air Logo 2014.png
IATA ICAO Callsign
Commenced operations2014
HubsÜrümqi Diwopu International Airport
AllianceU-FLY Alliance
Fleet size13
Parent companyHainan Airlines
HeadquartersÜrümqi, China

Urumqi Air (simplified Chinese: 乌鲁木齐航空; traditional Chinese: 烏魯木齊航空) is a low-cost airline[1] headquartered in Ürümqi, Xinjiang, People's Republic of China. It operates scheduled passenger services. Its main hub is Ürümqi Diwopu International Airport in Ürümqi.[2] The airline is one of the four founding members of the U-FLY Alliance.


Boeing 737-800 Urumqi Airlines
Country City IATA ICAO Airport Note
 China Aksu AKU ZWAK Aksu Airport
 China Changsha CSX ZGHA Changsha Huanghua International Airport
 China Chengdu CTU ZUUU Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport
 China Haikou HAK ZJHK Haikou Meilan International Airport
 China Hefei HFE ZSOF Hefei Xinqiao International Airport
 China Hotan HTN ZWTN Hotan Airport
 China Karamay KRY ZWKM Karamay Airport
 China Kashgar KHG ZWSH Kashgar Airport
 China Lanzhou LHW ZLLL Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport
 China Lianyungang LYG ZSLG Lianyungang Baitabu Airport
 China Ürümqi URC ZWWW Ürümqi Diwopu International Airport Hub
 China Mianyang MIG ZUMY Mianyang Nanjiao Airport
 China Xi'an XIY ZLXY Xi'an Xianyang International Airport
 China Yining YIN ZWYN Yining Airport
 China Zhengzhou CGO ZHCC Zhengzhou Xinzheng International Airport
 Russia Irkutsk IKT UIII Irkutsk International Airport [3]


As of November 2018, the Urumqi Air fleet consists of the following aircraft:[4]

Urumqi Air fleet
Aircraft In Service Orders Passengers Notes
Boeing 737-800 15 186
COMAC ARJ21 5[4] TBA Deliveries begin in 2019.[4]
Embraer 190 1 106
Total 16 5


  1. ^ "[1]." CAPA. Retrieved on November 15, 2017. "Urumqi Air Profile."
  2. ^ http://centreforaviation.com/profiles/airlines/urumqi-airlines
  3. ^ Liu, Jim (15 June 2018). "Urumqi Air proposes Irkutsk late-June 2018 launch". Routesonline. Retrieved 15 June 2018.
  4. ^ a b c "China's Urumqi Air commits to five ARJ21s". ch-aviation.com. 7 November 2018.

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