New routes connect New York with cities Chengdu and Chongqing, Scoot launches flights to Palembang and more.
Hainan Airlines Links NYC With Western China
Hainan Airlines has introduced two new routes between New York’s John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and cities Chengdu and Chongqing, with each route operating twice weekly.
Services to Chongqing commenced on October 21 while flights to New York from Chengdu will begin on October 27.
On Wednesdays and Fridays, flights from Chongqing to New York depart at 22.00, and will land at 00.50 the following day. The return flight, on Thursdays and Saturdays, will depart New York at 02.50 and arrive in Chongqing at 05.55 the following day.
Scoot To Launch Flights To Palembang
Scoot has launched ticket sales for its four-times-weekly services between Singapore and Palembang, commencing on November 23.
Operating on an Airbus A320 aircraft, flight TR250 departs Singapore at 15.00 on Tuesdays and Sundays and will arrive in Palembang at 15.10. On Thursdays and Saturdays, it departs Singapore at 10.30 and 11.05 respectively, for arrival in Palembang at 10.40 and 11.15.
On the route’s launch day, Scoot will also add a third daily service between Denpasar and Singapore, served by an Airbus A320 aircraft.
TR284 will depart Singapore at 10.30 for arrival in Dempasar at 13.20. On the return, TR285 leaves Denpasar at 14.05 and arrives in Singapore at 17.00.
Air China To Launch Inaugural LA-Shenzhen Route
From December 7, Air China will launch thrice-weekly services connecting Los Angeles to Shenzhen.
Operated with a Boeing 787-9, flight CA769 will depart Shenzhen on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 23:30 and arrive in Los Angeles at 20:00, while flight CA770 leaves Los Angeles at 22:50 those same days, for arrival in Shenzhen at 05.40 two days later.