Xiamen Airlines begins Xiamen-Shenzhen-Seattle service

Xiamen Airlines has launched its Xiamen-Shenzhen-Seattle service, creating an air bridge connecting two of China´s major special economic zones and an economicly strong city on the US West Coast, the company said.

The company said the service will be handled by a Xiamen Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner, with three flights per week, on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

Xiamen Airlines operates an all-Boeing aircraft fleet in China.

XiamenAir a Chinese airline based in Xiamen, Fujian Province , operating scheduled passenger flights out of Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport and, to a lesser extent, Fuzhou Changle International Airport and Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport. The airline is owned by China Southern Airlines (55%), Xiamen Construction and Development Group (34%), and Fujian Investment & Development Group (11%). Xiamen Airlines holds a 99.23% stake in Hebei Airlines, 60% stake in Jiangxi Airlines.