In 2015, China Southern transported more than 110 million passengers, with the passenger traffic surpassing all other carriers in Asia and topping airlines in China for 37 years consecutively.
The China Southern fleet consists of the latest Airbus and Boeing aircraft, offering passengers safe and reliable flight transportation services. China Southern has tallied a record of 15.29 million safe flight hours and has safely carried more than 900 million passengers, leading both the domestic and international civil aviation industry.
China Southern Airlines A380 adopts the classic three-cabin arrangement (First Class, Business Class, and Economy Class) with 506 seats. The upper deck features 70 flat-bed seats in Business Class and 76 seats in Economy Class. The main cabin offers 8 Platinum Private Suites and 352 seats in Economy Class. The total area of the twin decks is 550 square meters, equals to three tennis courts. China Southern’s A380 adopts the lightest, cleanest and the most environment friendly engines in the industry today.
Five new Airbus A380 superjumbo aircraft are currently in service. The A380 allows China Southern Airlines to bring this new standard of service and space to its popular routes between the China and the United States, as well as high-volume domestic routes in China. China Southern operates its A380s in four major network, including Beijing-Guangzhou, Guangzhou-Los Angeles, Chengdu-Beijing, and Beijing-Amsterdam.
Extraordinarily comfortable A380 flight experience starts with the cabin environment in this super jumbo in the sky. Cabin air is recycled every three minutes with a super-efficient air filtration system, which refreshes you for a long-haul journey. Boosting this feeling is the sophisticated mood lighting system that creates a special ambience throughout the cabin. The A380 also offers a window to the world, with 180 windows that increase the amount of natural light inside and provide breath-taking vistas as you fly.
The A380 equates to quite comfort. It’s one of the quietest flight experiences in the world, with its minimized engine noise. China Southern Airlines’ A380s have fewer seats than the standard layouts - ensuring maximum comfort and space for all passengers. In the passenger cabin, you can connect to the USB interface to browse through video records of your trip. A380 also provide real-time interactive air route examination functions to familiarize you with the progress of your trip. There is an in-flight, tax-exempt shopping/entertainment system available for you to experience and enjoy unique “in-flight shopping”. You can also browse through an extensive collection of e-books while you relax during your flight. China Southern Airlines is delighted to have Japanese, Korean, Australian, French and Dutch flight attendants on board to provide localized service to international passengers.
On November 15, 2007, China Southern officially joined SkyTeam as the first Chinese airlines to be a member of a global airline alliance - marking an exciting new chapter of the international presence of China’s civil aviation. SkyTeam proudly introduces SkyPriority - the alliance-wide, red carpet treatment for top customers. SkyPriority unites the most exclusive airport benefits of all 20 SkyTeam alliance members into one, consistent experience for customers who purchase China Southern Airlines’ First/Business Class tickets on Sky Pearl Club Gold Card members. Look for “SkyPriority” on boarding pass and the SkyPriority airport signage that will speed you through your journey.