Chengdu-based Sichuan Airlines is considering joining an alliance to pave the way for rapid international expansion. According to a company source, Sichuan has set up a task force to conduct feasible studies on whether to join an international alliance and, if so, which one. No timetable on a selection has been given. Sichuan Airlines’ stakeholders include China Eastern, China Southern and Shandong airlines. Local industry analysts speculate Sichuan may decide to join SkyTeam with ...

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