China Eastern Airlines, Plaza Premium Open Co-Branded Lounge

China Eastern Airlines has partnered independent lounge operator Plaza Premium Group to open the world’s first co-branded airport lounge, the No. 77 China Eastern Plaza Premium Lounge at Shanghai’s Pudong International Airport.   Situated in Terminal 2 near gate 77, the 1,800-square meter space has been conceived with an ‘east-meets-west’ design philosophy, opting for oriental accents … Continue reading

China Eastern Airlines Unveils New Cabin Products

China Eastern Airlines has unveiled its new First, Business and Economy Class cabin products, set to debut on its upcoming Boeing 777-300ER jets. The Shanghai-based carrier has ordered 20 of the popular aircraft, which will replace its aging Airbus A340-600 fleet and support long-haul expansion plans.   First Class The airline is raising the bar … Continue reading

Garuda Indonesia Inducted Into Skyteam

Global airline alliance Skyteam, welcomed its 20th member today. Garuda Indonesia became the second Southeast Asia airline to join the grouping, boosting its ambitions as it seeks to spread its coverage beyond the region. The Indonesian carrier’s customers will now enjoy seamless access to Skyteam’s 1,064 destinations, the earning and redemption of miles on member-operated … Continue reading

Skyteam To Extend SkyPriority Across All Members

Global airline alliance Skyteam has announced it is to extend SkyPriority, a series of distinctively branded priority airport services offered to its Elite Plus and premium cabin customers, across its member airlines. The move is intended to align the alliance to a common and consistent service standard on the ground.   The SkyPriority services will be distinctively … Continue reading

China Airlines Becomes 15th Skyteam Member

Taipei-based carrier China Airlines has officially joined Skyteam, opening a host of benefits for its passengers and bolstering the airline alliance’s presence in the Greater China region. The airline celebrated the event with a ceremony held at its headquarters yesterday and also took the opportunity to present a refreshed brand image, as well as outline plans for … Continue reading