As a well-known transportation hub and tourist city, Chengdu is famous for its extensive transportation system as it is the communication junction of Southwest China and the gateway to Tibet. Conveniently connected to over 100 domestic and international airports, Chengdu is accessible from and to almost all the major countries in the world.
Jul 24, 2014
Chengdu Strives to Become Int’l Aviation Hub
On April 12, 2014, CAAC (Civil Aviation Administration of China) released a communique regarding the statistical productivity of china’s airports in 2013, publishing the business data including passenger traffic and cargo throughput in 2013. The statistics show the Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport ranked fourth in the country and Chengdu is praised as the “Fourth Aviation City in China.”
Jul 01, 2014
Chengdu sweetens deal in visa-free visits
The government of Chengdu recently released a series of incentives to attract more foreign transit tourists to use its 72-hour visa-free policy. Visitors entitled to the policy can enjoy discounts at hotels and airport shopping areas as well as dedicated transit lounges and free transportation between airport terminals. Buses are provided to commute from the airport to the most popular scenic spots such as Kuanzhai Alley, Jinli Ancient Street, Jinsha Site Museum and Temple of the Marquis of Wu.
Jul 01, 2014
More travelers flying overseas from Chengdu
An increasing number of people are taking international flights from Chengdu as the city seeks a more global presence. Latest data from Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport show that the passenger load for flights from Chengdu to London and Amsterdam stayed beyond 90 percent from Jan 1 to 10.
Jul 01, 2014
Benefits from Airport
Conveniences offered by the Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport
Jul 04, 2014
Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport
Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport, about 16km from downtown Chengdu, is the busiest airport in Middle West China.
Jul 21, 2014
Chengdu Airport Reports Record Exit-Entry Number
The number of the passengers through Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport has hit a record 2.8 million this year.
Nov 16, 2014
First Airport Waiting Hall in Scenic Spot to be Put into Use
The Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport’s waiting hall inside the Dujiangyan scenic area will be put into service on December 1.
Nov 18, 2014
Nation’s Largest Underground HRS to Open in CD’s Airport
A station at the Shuangliu International Airport, an important one along the Chengdu-Mianyang-Leshan intercity high-speed railway, is now under construction, and upon completion it will be the largest underground high-speed rail station (HRS) in China
Nov 28, 2014
Shuangliu Airport’s Passenger Traffic Hits Record High
Statistics from Sichuan Frontier Defense Corps released that by December 5 Chengdu aviation port’s inbound and outbound passenger traffic had hit 3 million person-time.
Dec 08, 2014
Airport’s T2 Wins Jeme Tien-You Award
On Dec. 4, the Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport’s Terminal 2 (T2) project was granted the Jeme Tien-You Award, which is the most prestigious award in the field of civil engineering construction in China.
Dec 12, 2014
Airport’s Check-in Lounge in Dujiangyan Operational
As the first airport check-in lounge located in a scenic spot in Sichuan, the Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport’s departure lounge inside the Dujiangyan scenic area was put into service on Dec. 26.
Dec 29, 2014
Aircraft to be Solar-powered at Chengdu Airport
The Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport recently became the first one among its home counterparts to be equipped with solar hybrid power supply equipment for aircraft.