Hainan Airlines Launches New Route to Cambodia

Hainan Airlines' Boeing 737 with 155 passengers on board landed here at Phnom Penh International Airport late last week, at night, to inaugurate the first direct flight between Sanya city of China's Hainan Island and Phnom Penh, the capital city of Cambodia.

At the same night, 162 Cambodian tourists left here for Hainan on the same flight.

The establishment of this direct flight, three flights a week - two to Phnom Penh capital and one to Siem Reap cultural province, is aimed to attract more Chinese visitors to Cambodia and vice-versa.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press