Business Travel

Xiamen Airlines launches first flight service to US, via Shenzhen, Seattle

September 29, 2016

XIAMEN - Xiamen Airlines has launched a Xiamen - Shenzhen - Seattle service, creating an air bridge connecting two of China's major special economic zones and an economic heavyweight on the US West Coast. It is both the first long haul route originating in Xiamen with an end point in the United States and the first direct international service between Shenzhen and the US.

SIA adding Singapore-Sydney route via Jakarta

September 28, 2016

SINGAPORE - Singapore Airlines will launch a new service to Sydney via Jakarta from November 23, increasing its frequency to and from Sydney to 34 flights weekly. The new service will operates three times weekly, departing Sydney on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at for arrival in Jakarta at 3.45pm and in Singapore at 6.10pm (local times). Flights will depart Singapore on Monday, Wednesday and Friday at, arriving in Jakarta at and in Sydney at next day (local times).