HNA Group subsidiary Lucky Air will launch West China Airlines, HNA's new LCC, by June 18 in Chongqing with three 737-300s transferred from the parent company. The new carrier is expected to receive its operating license from CAAC soon. It will join HNA's other western venture, Western Airlines, which it has been working on since December 2005 with Chongqing Real Estate Group. That carrier has yet to be approved by CAAC. HNA is the parent of Hainan Airlines. Lucky Air and Jianying Investment ...

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