China Express Airlines has announced that it has set up a base in Xiamen and will open six new routes.
From September 1, 2008, the company will launch two new routes from Xiamen to Jiujiang and Huangshan, respectively; from September 2, it will open four routes from Xiamen to Jingdezhen, Anqing, Zhoushan, and Nantong. These new services will be operated using CRJ-200 aircraft. It is reported that these flight will be convenient for passengers taking cross-strait weekend charter flights.
With the previously opened routes from Xiamen to Ganzhou and Linyi, China Express Airlines currently has eight routes from Xiamen.