China Southern

Websites: cs-air.com - cs-air.nl

By 2014 this is a much much larger airline with even A380

It's main route base is in Southern China in the city of Guangzhou.

In september 2007 the airline ordered 55 Next Generation Boeing 737.

In 2007 China Southern was the largest airline in The People's Republic of China for the past 23 years. China Southern Airlines connects a growing list of major business and vacation destinations served in China and around the world in 2007, including Beijing, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Guilin, Hong Kong, Kunming, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Wuhan. International service includes Amsterdam, Bangkok, Fukuoka, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, Los Angeles, Manila, Melbourne, Osaka, Penang, Phnom Penh, Seoul, Singapore, Sydney and Tokyo.

In 2005 China Southern used 29 Boeing 757-200, 5 Boeing 777-200 and 5 Boeing 777-200ER. From Airbus they used 29 A320, 19 A319 and 7 A321. They also had 6 A300-600 and 4 A330-200. They also used 66 Boeing 737, most of which 737-300. Also from Boeing they used two Boeing 747-400 Freighters. And they had a total of 22 MD 80 and 13 MD 90-300 aircraft.

Throughout 2004 the China Southern Group continues to rank first among all Chinese airlines in terms of volume of passenger traffic, number of scheduled flights per week, number of hours flown, number of routes and size of aircraft fleet.

In 2004, the Group operates more than 320 routes, of which 260 are domestic (85 destinations), 39 International (including key International destinations, including: Amsterdam, Bangkok, Fukuoka, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, Los Angeles, Manila, Melbourne, Osaka, Paris, Penang, Phnom Penh, Seoul, Singapore, Sydney and Tokyo) and 20 Hong Kong routes.

In 2004 China Southern airlines group operates a fleet of more than 200 aircraft, consisting of more than 90 Boeing aircraft, including: 737-200; 737-300; 737-500; 737-700; 737-800; 747-400; 757-200 and 777-200 ... as well as Airbus A320-200 and A319 series aircraft. Most of the fleet aircraft were held under finance and operating leases.

In 2004 in addition to its main route base in Guangzhou, at the all-new Baiyun International Airport the Group maintains 10 regional route bases.

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