New Harbin-Urumqi flight starts
Updated : 2020-07-10
By ( e.my399.com )
A company spokesman said the Harbin-Lanzhou-Urumqi flight will be served by an Airbus 320 and is scheduled to operate daily.
The new service will operate using the flight number LT4321/2.
The flight departs Harbin Taiping International Airport at 6:20, stopping in Lanzhou in Northwest China’s Gansu province for one hour and arriving in Urumqi at 13:45.
After a 105-minute stop at Urumqi Diwopu International Airport, the return flight takes off at 15:30 , arriving in Lanzhou at 18:20, before finally arriving in Harbin at 22:30 .
Tickets for the service have gone on sale and preferential ticket prices have been introduced. A single ticket from Harbin to Lanzhou is only 550 yuan ($78.53) and a single trip from Harbin to Urumqi is 999 yuan.
Officials said the new service will play an important role in promoting economic and trade exchanges between the Northeast China and Northwest China regions, especially with implementation of the central government's strategy of supporting Xinjiang and helping Xinjiang's economy to prosper.
Harbin regained the honorary title of "National Civilized City" on Aug 21.
Harbin Economic and Development Zone recently issued measures for the innovative development of the industrial chain.
The Harbin area of China (Heilongjiang) Pilot Free Trade Zone recently moved to streamline its small business licensing regulations to help stimulate the zone’s economy.
Heilongjiang province will leverage all its formidable array of natural advantages to develop its popular winter tourism.