Flight opens between Xi'an and Zhoushan
en.xa.gov.cn     Updated: 2020-07-30

A flight linking Xi'an, capital city of Northwest China's Shaanxi province, and Zhoushan, a city in East China's Zhejiang province, opened on July 29, becoming the only direct flight between the two places.

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Passengers border the plane from Xi'an to Zhoushan at Xi'an Xianyang International Airport. [Photo/people.com.cm]

Using an Airbus A320 operated by Spring Airlines, the flight is scheduled four times every week.

With a distance of more than 2,400 kilometers, the journey will take 2 hours and 35 minutes.

The opening of the flight will help build a bridge for east-west cooperation, coordinated development, resumption of work and production, and win-win cooperation.

It will also further promote exchanges and cooperation in the tourism, cultural, and business sectors of the two cities.