China Eastern Airlines has applied to increase its international services out of the southern Chinese city of Nanjing from October,

The carrier is targeting twice-weekly services to Nagoya in Japan and twice-weekly services to South Korea's Jeju Island, according to the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC). China Eastern hopes to use Airbus A320s on both services, it adds.

There are no other carriers serving both routes, according to Innovata.

Source: Air Transport Intelligence news