Sichuan Airlines Begins Chengdu-Tokyo, Chengdu-Osaka Routes
Flights from Tokyo Narita will depart at 8:30 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, arriving at Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport at 12:50 a.m. the next day. From Chengdu, flights will depart at 1:20 p.m. and arrive in Tokyo at 7 p.m.
Flights are scheduled to depart Osaka’s Kansai International Airport at 8:25 p.m. on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, and arrive in Chengdu at 12:15 a.m. the next morning. Flights from Chengdu to Osaka will depart at 1:45 p.m. and arrive at 6:55 p.m.
Sichuan Airlines was founded in 1986, and is headquartered in Chengdu. The carrier operates a fleet of 106 Airbus aircraft, and flies mainly domestic routes, although, in addition to the new service to Japan, it offers various select long- and short-haul international routes.
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