Jetstar Asia executive director Chan Choy Kee met with Kunming Airport on 07-Sep-2011 to discuss the possibility of the carrier launching direct services to the city, according to China Civil Aviation Online. According to Innovata data, China Eastern Airlines and SilkAir currently operate on the sector.
Jetstar Asia launched three times weekly Singapore-Ningbo service on 09-Sep-2011. Frequency on the route will increase to four times weekly from 31-Oct-2011 - see Route Changes Table for more information. The carrier is also preparing to launch services from Singapore (and Melbourne) to Beijing on 24-Nov-2011. [more - original PR]