At 11:10 of February 9, a Boeing 737-800 airliner landed on the Dalian Airport smoothly, which means the first flight of 9 Air succeeded on the route of Guangzhou-Wuxi-Dalian. This is the first time for Dalian Airport to introduce 9 Air.
This airline flies on every Thursday and Saturday and flies back and forth on the same day. All flights will be Boeing 737-800 airliners and the special fares start from 299 yuan. The specific flight information is as follows: the leave flight number is AQ1037 and the departure time is 06:15 at Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport, the arrival time to Wuxi Shuofang International Airport is 08:50, after 40 minutes’ stop, it takes off from Wuxi and the arrival time to Dalian Zhoushuizi International Airport is 11:10; the return flight number is AQ1038 and the departure time is 20:15 from Dalian, the arrival time to Wuxi is 22:10, after 45 minutes’ stop, it takes off from Wuxi at 22:55 and arrive Guangzhou at 01:25.
From Dalian to Wuxi, compared with the price of the similar products in other airline companies ranging from 560 to 990 yuan, the ticket price of 9 Air is only 359 yuan. From Guangzhou to Dalian, compared with the price of the similar products in other airline companies ranging from 750 to 1020 yuan, the ticket price of 9 Air is only 549 yuan.
Besides, as a low-cost airline company, the cheapest tickets and discount tickets do not include meals or free baggage allowance. If the passenger has too much luggage, he or she will be suggested to purchase “additional baggage” allowance on the 9 Air official website before boarding the flight. The difference between online and offline price is more than 3 times. The more luggage you have, the cheaper price you get. You should pay 50 yuan for 5 kg luggage and pay only 160 yuan for 20 kg luggage.
As a low-cost airline company, 9 Air meets different passengers’ demand starting from the market needs. The routes of Guangzhou-Wuxi-Dalian and Dalian-Guizhou have been opened, which are two first low-cost airlines. The market of Dalian Airlines is further subdivided.