Cathay Dragon customers travelling on Shenzhen Airlines codeshare flights will be able to check-through baggage to their final destination. Tickets for the new codeshare services are now open for sale for travel commencing 11 July 2017. The airlines’ existing agreement, which has seen Cathay Dragon codeshare on Shenzhen Airlines flights between Hong Kong and Jinjiang, has been in place since January 2015. With the addition of Yantai, Jinan and Harbin, Cathay Dragon’s network in Mainland China will increase to 27 destinations. Effective from 11 July 2017, Asia Miles members will be able to earn and redeem miles on selected Shenzhen Airlines flights encompassing domestic sectors within Mainland China and sectors between Mainland China and Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan.
Cathay Dragon, Shenzen expand
Cathay Dragon has expanded its codeshare agreement with Shenzhen Airlines that will see the airline add three new destinations to its network in Mainland China. In the strengthened agreement, Cathay Dragon’s ‘KA’ code will be placed on Shenzhen Airlines’ flights between Hong Kong and Yantai, Jinan and Harbin, while Shenzhen Airlines’ ‘ZH’ code will be placed on Cathay Dragon’s services between Hong Kong and Nanjing and Xi’an.