After intensive long months of work the Israeli Government, the Israeli Embassy in Beijing, the Israeli Ministry of Tourism together with Unique 1 Asia succeeded in the negotiations with Hainan Airlines and with the Chinese People’s government support, to launch a new direct flight route from Beijing to Tel Aviv.
Hainan Airlines initially will start the route with 3 weekly flights to boost the 2-way tourism and cooperation between both countries. This route will complement the the current El-Al service from Beijing which currently operates only 4 weekly flights.
Hainan Airlines is a Skytrax 5 star airlines and the largest privately owned airline in China.
The exact launch date will be decided at a late date and the potential airplane taking this route should either be Airbus A330 or Boeing 787 Dreamliner.