Hainan Airlines to fly from southwest China to New York
The Chongqing-New York route, scheduled to launch on October 20, will be the first direct connection between China's southwest and New York.
On Oct 26., the airline will launch a non-stop flight between Chengdu and New York, it said.
The two routes will strengthen tourism, economic and cultural cooperation between China and the United States.
Hainan Airlines currently operates 12 direct flight routes between China and North America. ■