04 Aug 2016
Las Vegas, United States
Las Vegas News Bureau
LAS VEGAS -- Hainan Airlines today filed an application with the U.S. Department of Transportation to launch an historic new route connecting Las Vegas to Beijing, the first-ever nonstop flight between Las Vegas and Mainland China. The service will begin December 2, 2016 and will initially operate Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
Rossi Ralenkotter, President/CEO of the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority talks about the announcement of the first direct flight from Beijing to Las Vegas starting in December. The flight will come from Hainan Airlines and is the product of many years of work by the LVCVA and McCarran International Airport.
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