Saturday, 23 June 2018

China Southern Airlines Sanya to London flight to start 12th July

Sanya Government and China Southern Airlines have announced that the first direct flight from Sanya to London will be launched on July 12th and the Airbus A330-200 wide-body jet will be put into service. This is the first regular route and the first international line from Hainan Province to European opened by CAAC after the policy of Hainan Free Tread Zone (Port) construction and the Visa-free Policy for 59 countries.

TThe flights will take around 12.5 hours and are scheduled for Thursday and Sunday with flights departing Sanya at 13:15, arriving in London at 18:45, and the flights departing London at 22:10, arriving in Sanya at 16:00 the next day.  The airline will operate the services with the Airbus A330-200 wide-body jets which feature 4 cocoon first-class seats, 24 business-class seats and 187 economy-class seats as well as 9-inch personal TV for each seat.