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Delta expands codeshare with China Eastern, China Southern

ATLANTA, GA - Delta Air Lines today announced expanded codeshare agreements with China Eastern and China Southern airlines, two of the largest carriers in the People's Republic of China, which will pr

China Eastern joins SkyTeam

BEIJING, China - China Eastern and its subsidiary Shanghai Airlines officially joined the SkyTeam global airline alliance at a ceremony held in Beijing today.

HTA issues statement regarding China Eastern Honolulu route

We are pleased that China Eastern Airlines is working with the Hawai'i Department of Transportation to establish nonstop service from Shanghai, China to Honolulu.

Delta starts codeshare flights with China Eastern

ATLANTA - Beginning today, customers of Delta Air Lines will enjoy convenient connecting service to more than 20 cities throughout China under a new codesharing agreement between Delta and China Easte

China Eastern Airlines’ profit soars 79%

China Eastern Airlines Corp., the nation’s second-largest carrier by passenger numbers, saw first- half profit increase 79 percent as Shanghai’s World Expo spurred travel and a stronger yuan cut t

Codeshare strengthens between Qantas and China Eastern

SYDNEY - Qantas has expanded its codeshare relationship with China Eastern to

Oneworld abandons the idea of courting Chinese carriers

(eTN) BERLIN - Rebuffed by the choice of China Eastern Airlines to finally choose SkyTeam over oneworld, alliance’s CEO John McCulloch puts a temporary stop at the alliance’s search for a partner

Second-biggest Chinese carrier to join SkyTeam alliance

China Eastern Airlines Corp, the nation's second-biggest carrier, will join the SkyTeam airline grouping, rejecting proposals from Oneworld and Star Alliance, according to sources.

After Kingfisher, Oneworld looks again at China Eastern to join

Will 2010 turn into a triumphal year in Asia for Oneworld?

China Eastern in talks with all 3 global airline alliances

SHANGHAI - China Eastern Airlines Corp is in talks with Star Alliance and the other two global airline industry alliances as it moves to boost its profile, a senior company executive said on Thursday.

Airlines to merge by the end of the year

China Eastern Airlines, the country's third biggest carrier, said yesterday that it would complete its merger transaction with Shanghai Airlines by the end of the year.

China Eastern teams up with Alibaba

China Eastern Airlines is teaming up with Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, hoping to cash in on an online shopping frenzy to boost ticket sales.

China Eastern to merge with Shanghai Airlines through a shares swap

China Eastern Airlines Corp., releasing details of its agreed takeover of Shanghai Airlines Co., offered about 9 billion yuan ($1.3 billion) as it seeks to dominate air travel in the nation’s financ

As China Eastern and Shanghai Airlines merge, Air China has “no...

Air China Ltd., the world’s second- most valuable airline, may face tougher domestic competition after failing to win a partner in Shanghai, the country’s commercial capital.

Stranded China Eastern Airlines passengers finally depart for Shanghai

More than 70 China Eastern Airlines passengers stranded in Los Angeles since the weekend because of mechanical problems with their plane finally departed for Shanghai Tuesday night.

China Eastern aims to sell 30% of Happy Air

SHANGHAI - China Eastern Airlines is in detailed talks to sell a roughly 30 percent stake in regional carrier Happy Airlines to Aviation Industry Corp of China (AVIC), which owns a majority of Happy A

China Eastern Airlines stock suspended in Shanghai

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Singapore Airlines says offer for China Eastern expired

SINGAPORE - Singapore Airlines the world's biggest airline by market value, said on Sunday its offer to buy a stake in China Eastern expired on Aug 9 and that it will now seek other ways to build ties

Airline apologizes for ‘return’ incidents

CHINA Eastern Airlines has apologized for its "flight returns" issue in Yunnan Province last week and pledged that affected passengers will receive relevant compensation. The carrier's Yunnan subsidiary said passengers could submit their boarding passes and names to the company and they would be compensated after verification.

China airline pilots accused of disrupting flights over labor grievances

SHANGHAI, China - Pilots disgruntled over labor issues disrupted 14 flights out of one Chinese city on Monday in an unusual display of defiance, state-run newspapers reported Thursday.

No plans to revise offer for China Eastern

SINGAPORE — Singapore Airlines (SIA) has no plans to revise its bid for a stake in China Eastern Airline which the Chinese carrier's shareholders had rejected, SIA chief executive Chew Choon Seng said Monday.

Airline still pursuing partnership

SHANGHAI - China Eastern Airlines is preparing for a shareholders' meeting at which partnership with Singapore Airlines will be discussed. China Eastern president and chairman Li Fenghua said yesterday the company was still keen on the Singaporean carrier becoming a partner.

Air China vows higher bid in China Eastern battle

Hong Kong - Air China's parent vowed on Sunday to pay at least 32 percent more for a coveted slice of China Eastern than rival suitor Singapore Airlines had agreed to, upping the ante in their contest for China's No.3 carrier.

Air China close to blocking Singapore bid for China Eastern

SYDNEY – Air China’s parent, China National Aviation Corp (Group) Ltd (CNAC), has a passion for deal-making. In the past few years, it has been intimately involved in some of the biggest structural reforms of the Chinese aviation industry, including leading the consolidation of airline ownership interests in the Mainland (China) and Hong Kong.