Shenzhen Airlines flight ZH9309 landed at Zhanjiang Airport on April 1, marking the official launch of the Zhanjiang-Huizhou-Wenzhou air route.
Zhanjiang Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau rolled out a series of measures to ensure that the airport will be able to handle passengers and goods smoothly.
The recently announced summer-autumn timetable at Zhanjiang Airport has listed more flights to seven cities and two new destinations between the dates of March 25 and Oct 27.
Construction on a 760-meter trestle, which forms a major part of Tiaoshun Cross-sea Bridge in Zhanjiang, has recently been completed. With the addition of the new part, the overall bridge is expected to come into operation in June 2019.
Zhanjiang Airport will open new air routes to Taiyuan, capital of Shanxi and Yichang of Hubei province from March 25 to Oct 27 to meet the surging summer and autumn travel demands.
The expansion of Zhanjiang Avenue (Haixi Express Line) and Shugang Highway is scheduled to begin in March, part of the city's efforts to increase its traffic handling capability.
As the festive atmosphere slowly weans off, Zhanjiang's job markets once again gear up for the upcoming year.
Xuwen county, Zhanjiang has responded quickly to the surging passenger flow from Hainan province after a daylong halt of ferry services across the Qiongzhou Straits on Feb 19 due to heavy fog.