Abstract : The Chinese mainland launched its first regular cargo air route to Athens, the capital of Greece, in central China's Henan Province.
ZHENGZHOU, April 19 (Xinhua) — The Chinese mainland launched its
first regular cargo air route to Athens, the capital of Greece, in
central China’s Henan Province.
The route started operation from Zhengzhou, the capital city of Henan
Province, to Athens on Sunday evening. Its first flight, carried out by
a B757-200F plane, was loaded with goods such as clothes, toys and
Currently, the route has two air cargo flights every week and is
expected to expand its service to four flights a week according to
market changes in the future.
As of mid-April, the cargo throughput via the airport in Zhengzhou
this year has exceeded 200,000 tonnes, up 69 percent year on year,
making the city one of China’s major hubs. Enditem
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Source: Int’l air freight route connects central China’s Zhengzhou, Athens