Shenzhen Airlines 737-800. Photo: By Rob Finlayson. Air China is pressing ahead with requiring its majority-owned subsidiary Shenzhen Airlines to join Star Alliance, an industry insider told ATW. The source noted that Star is still evaluating the carrier and there is no specific timetable for a formal agreement. CA formally joined Star at the same time as Shanghai Airlines at the end of 2007, but SAL terminated its membership last October following its merger with China Eastern ...

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