Hainan Airlines A330-200. By Rob Finlayson Hainan Airlines (HU) has signed a cooperation agreement with the Fujian provincial government to launch a new subsidiary, Fuzhou Airlines, as it expands into the South China market. HU did not give a specific timetable for the launch, which needs approval from the Civil Aviation Administration of China. The regulator has raised the bar for new entrants in recent years, citing safety concerns (ATW Daily News, March 1, 2011). Industry ...

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