China Eastern Airlines fleet exceeds 700 in 2018, pax exceeds 121m

    China Eastern Airlines announced (07-Jan-2019) it took delivery of 67 new aircraft in 2018, with its fleet exceeding 700 during the year. The carrier also reported the following traffic highlights for 2018:

    • Passengers: 121 million, +9.6% year-on-year;
    • Number of flights: 930,000, +6.1%;
    • Flight hours: 2.2 million hours, +6.4%.