Sanya Phoenix Int’l Airport to open 5 new flight routes for CNY holiday
Sanya Phoenix International Airport plans to open 5 new flight routes including Sanya-Yiwu, Sanya- Zhanjiang, Sanya-Wuhan and Sanya-Xilinhot flight routes during the 40-day Spring Festival travel peak (the period from Jan.26 to March 6).
Besides, the airport will increase the number of flights from Sanya to 14 domestic cities such as Beijing, Xi'an, Guangzhou and Harbin.
During the Spring Festival, the number of airlines that make use of the airport will reach 173, and 7 airlines including Hainan Airlines, China Southern, China Eastern and Air China will continue to increase their flights to Sanya. 1,116 flights are expected to be added, up 28.4% from the previous year.
The daily passenger throughput of the airport is expected to hit nearly 50, 000, an increase of 6.5% compared to last Spring Festival.