Shenzhen Airlines is taking advantage of the upturn in Chinese domestic demand and is ramping up its expansion, announcing an agreement yesterday with the Harbin municipal government to establish a branch company in the northeastern city. The carrier will add nine aircraft to its Harbin base and plans to operate 12 by 2016. It will expand its domestic network to include Xi'an, Dalian and Sanya among other cities, and also will fly to Russia. It launched a branch company in Nanjing in March ...

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