Xiamen University

Fuel surcharge suspended on China domestic flights

    Chinese carriers are suspending fuel surcharges on domestic routes starting January 5th, 2019 after fuel buying costs fell below a government-set level.   Several Chinese carriers, including Xiamen Airlines, Hainan Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines, and Lucky Air announced on their websites that they would temporarily scrap the fuel surcharges for domestic flights.   The surcharge will apply regardless of route length, the airlines said. Previously, they applied different surcharges for different route