China Eastern to launch Shanghai – Honolulu

The Hawaii Tourism Authority has announced that it is working with China Eastern Airlines (IATA:MU) to launch direct flights between Shanghai and Honolulu.
The flights are planned to operate as scheduled charters, commencing on 9th august, and will be flown twice weekly.
The airline has already applied to the US Department of Transportation for approval. The schedule for the new service is yet to be announced.
The airline operated charter flights between the two cities during 30Jan-10Feb,2011, which Hawaii Tourism Authority says, brought in $1.7m in tourist expenditures.

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