China’s Hainan Airlines plans to introduce service
Daily flights will begin in June
using either 233-seat Boeing 767-300 aircraft or 222-seat Airbus 330-200
aircraft, the carrier says in a US DOT filing.
Eventually, Hainan will
use Boeing 787-8 aircraft on the route. The aircraft will have a seating
capacity of between 184 and 215.
The airline says it recently
accepted delivery of its first A330-300, and expects to receive six additional
No carrier currently links Beijing with Seattle,
according to Innovata.