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Hainan Airlines Kicks off Welcoming Ceremony for First 787 Dreamliner and "Fly Your Dream" Program



Hainan Airlines Kicks off Welcoming Ceremony for First 787 Dreamliner and "Fly
                             Your Dream" Program

  PR Newswire

  HAIKOU, China, July 8, 2013

- - Beyond The Dream - Hainan Airlines' Five-Star Flight

HAIKOU, China, July 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hainan Airlines Co., Ltd. (Hainan
Airlines, stock code: 600221) formally took delivery its first 787 Dreamliner
aircraft on 7 July, when the plane successfully landed at Haikou Meilan
International Airport. With the delivery completed, Hainan Airlines becomes
the second Chinese airline with the Boeing 787 Dreamliner as part of its
fleet. At the welcoming ceremony, Hainan Airlines simultaneously also kicked
off the "Fly Your Dream" program, during which the airline will hand out free
787 Dreamliner air tickets.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121204/CN22399LOGO )

Hainan Airline's first two Boeing 787 Dreamliners will initially be used on
domestic routes: Beijing-Haikou, Beijing-Shanghai, and so on, and then will
become available for North America's long-haul international flights including
Beijing-Chicago, Beijing-Seattle and Beijing-Toronto.

At the delivery ceremony, Hainan Airlines president Liu Lu announced the start
of 2013 Hainan Airlines 787 "Fly Your Dream" program, during which the airline
will hand out hundreds of free 787 Dreamliner air tickets to poor students
taking the college admission examinations, excellent party members, model
workers and aviation-fanciers as well as randomly selected group of
romantically-engaged couples and ordinary citizens, providing an unparalleled
flying experience for the lucky recipients.

Hainan Airlines CEO Li Xianhua said, "Hainan Airlines looks forward to
realizing its dream with the Boeing 787 Dreamliners, and undertaking the
social responsibility and mission of helping anyone and everyone who has a
dream of flying of being able to achieve that dream, which demonstrates our
commitment to give back to society."

Boeing 787 is highly regarded for its excellent performance, innovative design
and low-carbon footprint. The aircraft uses composite materials to increase
efficiency and reduce fuel consumption. With bright red - the representative
color of the Chinese nation and its people - as the dominant color, the layout
and design of the cabin demonstrates Hainan Airlines' service positioning and
brand image as the "The Beauty of the Orient." The roomy cabin features 213
seats (36 business class seats and 177 economy class seats), the lowest number
among all the 787 Dreamliners delivered into China. The economy class cabin
features upgraded seats providing a higher level of comfort and its entire
aircraft is equipped with varied hardware devices, including individual
15-inch in-flight entertainment screens.

Contact: Huang Zengyan, +86-89-68875427, zy_huang@hnair.com
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