New air route links central China city with MoscowStaff Writer | April 7, 2017
A direct flight opened between Changsha, capital of central China's Hunan Province, and Moscow.
Air traffic From Changsha Huanghua international airport
On Thursday, the inaugural flight carried 314 passengers from Changsha Huanghua international airport to Moscow.
In 2016, 67 airlines operated in Changsha with 158 air routes linking Changsha with other cities at home and abroad, including Los Angeles, Sydney and Melbourne.
It is the fifth intercontinental air route to operate at Changsha airport. It is expected to meet the growing demand of outbound tourists and boost the local economy. ■