Shanghai Airlines Flight Status
History of Shanghai Airlines
Shanghai Airlines was founded in 1985, with its headquarters located in Shanghai, China. It was once a member of Star Alliance from December 2007 until November 1, 2010, when Shanghai Airlines merged with China Eastern Airlines and joined China Eastern Airlines as an affiliate member of the SkyTeam airline alliance. The merger was to be expected at the time to reduce excess competition between the two airlines (both Shanghai-based carriers) and to allow the two airlines to compete more effectively with rivals Air China and China Southern Airlines, it was also aimed to strengthen Shanghai Airline’s status as an international aviation hub. The airline is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of China Eastern Airlines.
Shanghai Airlines hubs are located in Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport and Shanghai Pudong International Airport.
Shanghai Airlines Fleet
Shanghai Airlines has a fleet size of 104 aircraft which consist of Airbus A330, Boeing 737, and Boeing 787 Dreamliner. It has an average fleet age of 6 years.
Shanghai Airlines Interesting Facts
Before the merger between Shanghai Airlines and China Eastern Airlines, Crane Club was the frequent flyer program of Shanghai Airlines. The Crane Club, however, merged with China Eastern’s Eastern Miles Program after the merger in 2011.
Shanghai Airlines Flight Status: Arrival and Departure
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Shanghai Airlines Destinations
Shanghai Airlines flies to over 140 domestic and international routes and destinations. The international destinations it serves include Bangkok, Budapest, Busan, Chiang Mai, Denpasar, Hong Kong, Macau, Kota Kinabalu, Kuala Lumpur, Osaka, Phuket, Seoul, Taipei, Tokyo, and Toyama in Japan. It also flies to Krabi in Thailand and Male in the Maldives in seasonal. Its domestic destinations on the other hand, include Baotou, Beijing, Changchun, Chengdu, Changsha, Chongqing, Dalian, Fuzhou, Guangzhou, Guilin, Guiyang, Haikou, Hangzhou, Harbin, Hefei, Hohhot, Huangshan, Jieyang, Jinan, Jinghong, Jining, Jinzhou, Kunming, Lanzhou, Lijiang, Linyi, Mianyang, Nanchang, Nanjing, Nanning, Qingdao, Qiqihar, Sanya, Shenyang, Shenzhen, Shijiazhuang, Taiyuan, Tianjin, Turpan, Urumqi, Wanzhou, Wenzhou, Weihai, Wuhan, Xiamen, Xi’an, Xiangyang, Xining, Xuzhou, Yanji, Yantai, Yichang, Yinchuan, Yuncheng, Zhangjiajie, Zhanjiang, Zhengzhou, and Zhuhai.
Shanghai Airlines also has codeshare agreements with airlines that include China Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Hong Kong Airlines, and Korean Air, which broaden its network of service.