China Southern Airlines (CSAir) will open a new direct air route connecting Zhanjiang, Guangdong province with Nanjing, capital of Jiangsu province, on Oct 28.
Zhanjiang travelers will be just two or three hours away from Huangshan Mountain, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and Qingdao, known as the Sailing City.
To tap into the burgeoning aviation market, China Eastern Airlines launched a new Qingdao-Hangzhou-Zhanjiang air route on July 3.
Zhanjiang Airport launched a new air route to Ganzhou of Jiangxi province and Zhengzhou of Henan on June 1.
The Jiangmen-Zhanjiang section of the Shenzhen-Zhanjiang High-Speed Railway began trial operations on May 28.
Zhanjiang's first "mobile nursing station" was put into use at Suixi County People's Hospital on May 25.
Xicheng Expressway, a key passage linking downtown Zhanjiang with Zhanjiang West (High-speed) Railway Station, will finish construction by the end of September.
Over the past five years, Zhanjiang has taken strong steps to care for handicapped residents and build the city into a disability-inclusive society.