Hainan Airlines Company Limited (HNA) is the privately owned largest airline of China which has flights to both national and international destinations. It came into existence in the year 1989as Hainan Provincial Airlines and established its operations in the HNA Development Building in Haikou. It became China’s first joint-stock air-transport enterprise in January 1993 and began scheduled services on 2 May 1993.Jointly owned by an American billionaire, the airline has now evolved as one of the leading aircraft carriers in China. Its main base is Haikou Meilan International Airport with a hub at Beijing Capital International Airport and several focus cities. Hainan Airlines is ranked as a 5-star airline bySkytrax. This made it the first mainland Chinese carrier to win that award Hainan Airlines has an extensive network across the People’s Republic of China, and connecting Asia, Europe, America and Africa.
Fleet of Hainan Airlines
Presently the, Hainan Airlines fleet comprises of a number of big and small planes such as ERJ 145, ERJ 190, Airbus A340-600, Boeing 737-300, Boeing 737-800, Boeing 767-300ER and Boeing 787-8. With its gigantic fleet of nearly113 aircrafts million travellers commute each year. . In order to meet the increasing needs of air transportation, Hainan Airlines is keenly planning to rapidly expand its fleet and has ordered nearly 34 new aircrafts. Hainan Airlines has code-share accords with a lot of foremost airlines of the world that embrace Royal Bruner airlines,Singapur Airlines, Philippines Airlines, Royal Nepal,EgyptAir , Air Canada, GMG airline , Libyan Airline and Mahan Airways Air Berlin, Hong Kong Airlines, Hong Kong Express Airways, Brussels Airlines, Rossiya Airlines and Vladivostok
Hainan Airlines -Baggage allowance
Hainan Airlines permits every traveler to have two bags checked in, as far as they are less than 32kg each for the traveler traveling in Business class, and 23kg for the ones who are traveling by the Economy class. On the whole the size of each case should not exceed 158cm -62.2in. You’re allowed to take one carry-on bag, which measures up to 10″ H x 17″ W x 24″ L (25 x 43 x 61 cm), including wheels and handles plus one personal item, such as a purse, briefcase or laptop computer. The elite members with Hainan Airlines Bonus points will avail extra weight allowance for transatlantic flights
Hainan Airlines -Destinations and services
There are numerous and cheap flight deals available with Hainan Airlines for nearly 90destinations. Hainan Airlines is extensively, covering Asia, United Arab Emirates (UAE) North America, Europe and Africa and to many other domestic destinations including Novosibirsk, St. Petersburg, Moscow, and Male; Beijing to Luanda (transfer in Dubai); Beijing, Xi’an, Dalian, Ningbo, Guangzhou, Haikou to Taipei; Urumqi to Astana; Sanya to Seoul; Beijing, Haikou, Hangzhou to Bangkok; Dalian via Hefei to Singapore. Even in India, Hainan Airlines offers low-priced flight tickets are obtainable for Hyderabad, Bangalore, Mangalore, Trivandrum and Jaipur. All Hainan Airlines passengers are offered sumptuous hot meals, comfort and entertainment facility.