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2014-01-14 16:20:38

--Increase in frequency for the route comes less than a year after its inaugural flight on July 11, 2013-- HOUSTON, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Eight months after China's exclusive national flag carrier launched its nonstop flight between Houston (IAH) and Beijing (PEK), the Houston Airport System and Air China announced today the increase in frequency for this route from four times weekly to daily service starting March 30, 2014. "The city of Houston welcomes this...

2013-12-30 08:20:51

- The carrier's fleet operated in the market will be upgraded to B777-300ERs. BEIJING, Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting February 11, 2014, Air China will upgrade the airliner on its Beijing - San Francisco route to B777-300ER, an aircraft type very popular among business travelers around the world. By then, the entire fleet that Air China uses to serve its destinations on the continental United States - San Francisco, New York, Los Angeles and Houston - will have been upgraded...

2013-12-27 12:21:15

HONG KONG, Dec. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Cathay Pacific Airways announced that Cathay Pacific has ordered an additional 747-8 Freighter and three 777-300ER (Extended Range) airplanes. The order, valued at about $1 billion at current list prices, will bolster Cathay Pacific's 747-8 Freighter fleet and 777-300ER fleet to 14 and 53, respectively. "We are very pleased to confirm this latest aircraft purchase from The Boeing Company," said John Slosar, Chief...


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