The carrier will be operating the new route beginning September 19, at first with a flight (J9621/J9622) each fortnight, moving to a week by week later. The flights, worked by an A320neo airplane, will a technical layover at Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan for refueling.
“This a real milestone for Jazeera to be flying all the way to China. Commercial ties between Kuwait and China have been growing and we see a positive outlook for developing our network further into the region,” said President Rohit Ramachandran.
Xian is Western China’s third biggest city with a populace of 12 million individuals.