China Southern Airlines (CZ) and Air China (CA) have agreed to codeshare on the Beijing (PEK) to Paris route using an Airbus A380 from October, according to CA CEO Cai Jianjiang, pending regulatory approval. An industry insider said both carriers would also consider setting up a future joint venture to share operating expenses and revenues. CZ, which ordered five Airbus A380s, has taken delivery of three of the type. It is scheduled to introduce the fourth aircraft this month and the ...

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