China Southern Airlines is a one of the three biggest airlines in China. It operates daily flights between Urumqi and Kashgar. The new flight route reported on China Daily news between Hongkong and Kashgar with a short stopover in Urumqi. It reported that the new flight opened with the hope to boost economic and cultural exchanges and cooperation between two regions.
The agreement between China Southern Airlines and Kashgar local government signed the agreement on last Friday. It reported that the flight duration between two cities will be six hours and forty minutes with a stopover in Urumqi.
Kashgar is a prefecture and known as Kashi in Chinese. It borders with Pakistan, Tajikistan, Afghanistan, Kyrgyzstan and India. It is also the important passway to Central Asia, Western Asia, Southern Asia and Europe.
Source: China Daily