Air China will launch 4X-weekly Beijing-Mumbai Airbus A330-300 flights from Oct. 25. The first direct service between Beijing and Mumbai will enable passengers to travel the route in about 7 hr. without transferring in Hong Kong or other hubs. “Air China’s Beijing-Mumbai service is an important part of the endeavor to build the Bangladesh-China-India-Myanmar corridor,” the Beijing-based carrier said in a statement. The route announcement comes on the heels of the Star ...

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