China Southern Airlines (CZ) will operate an Airbus A380 on its Guangzhou-Los Angeles route from Oct.12 to accelerate its international expansion pace. Industry analysts said Chinese travel to the US has increased after the US government loosened its visa issuance policy for Chinese citizens. CZ ordered five Airbus A380s and introduced its first A380 last October (ATW Daily News, Oct. 17, 2011). It has taken delivery of three A380s, which operate on two domestic routes, Beijing ...

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