China Southern Airlines have announced that it has introduced Premium
Economy Class on services From Guangzhou to Sydney Australia.
Addition expansion of the Premium Economy service will continue from 31
October 2010 when it is expanded to Brisbane and Melbourne bound routes.
The full media release from China Southern Airlines can be read below:
Southern Rolls Out Premium Economy Class To Australia
China, September 3, 2010 – China Southern Airlines, (NYSE:ZNH) (HKSE: 1055)
(SHA: 600029) – www.csair.com/global – a member of SkyTeam and the largest
airline in The People’s Republic of China has started rolling out Premium
Economy Class service on its Guangzhou – Sydney route using all-new Airbus
Southern Premium Economy travelers enjoy an exceptional class of seating and
superior cabin service from standard Economy with special advance round trip
fares starting as low as RMB 6200 (1,003 AUD).
October 31, China Southern Airlines’ Premium Economy service will be further
available on the Guangzhou – Brisbane and Guangzhou – Melbourne routes.
Premium Economy Class on China Southern Airlines offers a premium travel
experience and includes:
Additional Space: Seat pitch has been extended from Economy pitch of 32 to 37
inches for expanded legroom. China Southern’s fully re-designed Airbus A330-300
cabin offers 47 Premium Economy seats (separated by curtains) and portable
doors to guarantee travelers a discreet private space;
Cabin Services: Special personal touches include newspapers, double-thick wool
blanket and pillows; fresh seasonal fruits, noise-reduction headphones, private
washing kit and savory red and white Australian wines
Premium Economy Check-in Counter: Travelers can enjoy the special privilege of
a private Premium Economy check-in counter and an extra luggage allowance of
Ground Service: Priority baggage delivery upon arrival, boarding at passengers’
convenience and priority class upgrade (if Premium Economy cabin is
- Bonus FFP
Miles: Sky Pearl Club members travelling in Premium Economy Class will earn
110% FFP mileage … and through December 30, 2010, will receive an additional
3,000 bonus FFP miles.
more than 31 years, China Southern – www.csair.com/global – has ben the
largest airline in The People’s Republic of China and is headquartered at the
ultra-modern Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport. China Southern operates a
fleet of 400 modern aircraft and serves 172 cities in 30 countries and regions,
forming an extensive network with Guangzhou and Beijing as its hubs.