Manchester Airport sets new yearly record for passenger numbers

April 14, 2016 by · Comments Off on Manchester Airport sets new yearly record for passenger numbers 

LONDON, April 13 — Britain's third biggest airport, Manchester, flew more passengers in the 2015/16 financial year than in any other year in its 78 year history.

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Hainan Airlines to launch direct flight from Xi'an to Rome

November 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on Hainan Airlines to launch direct flight from Xi'an to Rome 

XI'AN, Nov. 10 — China's Hainan Airlines will inaugurate a direct flight from Xi'an to Rome on Dec. 9 to link the starting and end point of the ancient Silk Road by air, sources with the company said at a press conference in Xi'an on Tuesday.

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Charter flights to whisk Chinese tourists to heart of Shakespeare's country

March 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on Charter flights to whisk Chinese tourists to heart of Shakespeare's country 

LONDON, March 4 — Britain's second biggest city, Birmingham, is rebranding its airport as Shakespeare's Airport to attract thousands of Chinese tourists to central England.

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