4 September 2014
Air China and Kunming Airlines said they have signed a codeshare cooperation agreement in the city of Kunming on September 3, 2014, and the two carriers will start code share in the form of free marketing on each other´s selected domestic flights from September 15, 2014.
According to the agreement, the two carriers will connect the city of Kunming to their respective route networks. With the cooperation, Air China will put its code CA on the nearly 500 weekly flights of 26 routes operated by Kunming Airlines, which will extend its route network to the cities of Yunnan province and other neighboring cities. At the same time, Kunming Airlines will put its code KY on about 210 weekly flights of nine routes operated by Air China, which will extend its network to most of China´s big and medium-sized cities.
Air China is China´s only national flag carrier and also the largest carrier between China and Europe and between China and America. Its route network serves over 162 destinations in 32 countries and regions worldwide.
Kunming Airlines is an enterprise in the field of commercial aviation established with the approval of Civil Aviation Administration of China on February 25, 2007. Based in Changshui International Airport, the carrier operates both domestic trunk and feeder routes. Its website is at www.airkunming.com.