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West Air

 
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CHB
 

West Air Airbus A319-100

West Air
CQA Office
Chongqing Jiangbei Airport
Chongquing 401120
CHINA

Tel.: +86 755 8313 6061
Fax:
Email:
Website: www.chinawestair.com

Type: Scheduled, domestic, passenger
Owner: Jianying Investment (35%); Lucky Air (35%); Shenzhen Guori Investment (10%); Sichuan Three Star GA (10%); others
Base: Chongqing (CKG)
Hubs: -
Start of ops: June 2007
West Air operates this equipment: Executives:
  • 3 x Boeing 737-300
 

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West China Airlines China West Air
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CHB
China Chongqing 2007-
Originally code-named Chongqing Airlines but re-branded before formal creation because of name conflict with China Southern's own Chongqing-based subsidiary. AOC granted 18/6/07 as a joint venture between Lucky Air (HNA Group, 35%), Jianying Investment Co (35%) along Sichuan Three Star General Aviation Co, Shenzhen Guorui Investment Co and Xinjiang Siweida Technology Co. New capital injected in 5/11 by Chongqing Yufu Capital Mgmt Co (controlled by the Chongqing municipal government). Announced 5/13 that it will change its business model to LCC.

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