To meet the booming demand for travel between U.S. and China, China Eastern Airlines will increase their flight frequency on non-stop flights between New York (JFK) and Shanghai starting June 25 through August 18, 2014 to accommodate travel during the peak summer travel season. These flights will be in addition to the daily flights between New York and Shanghai that will take place every Monday, Thursday and Saturday. China Eastern Airlines will also increase the frequency on their flights between Los Angeles/Honolulu and Shanghai.
China Eastern will also launch a new non-stop service between Toronto and Shanghai starting June 25, 2014. The service will be offered every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.
The new Toronto route will be China Eastern’s sixth North American gateway, joining its existing gateways in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Honolulu and Vancouver.