Chongqing T3 terminal in use for a year!
Direct flights from Chongqing connect many countries and regions.
Chongqing opened 73 international and regional flights to 55 cities on five continents
“Since the opening of the T3 terminal, Chongqing Airport has started new international routes to New York, Melbourne, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh, Sihanoukville, etc., and domestic routes to Longnan, Meizhou and Wugang.” According to the staff of the Airport Marketing Department, there are currently 291 flight routes for Chongqing Airport connecting 182 cities.
In the first half of this year, Chongqing Airport has opened five international routes to Hanoi, Hat Yai, Ho Chi Minh, Chongqing-Zhanjiang-Bangkok and Sihanoukville. So far, there are 73 international and regional routes for Chongqing Airport, including 59 for passengers and 14 for cargoes, connecting 55 cities in 22 countries on 5 continents. Among the 59 passenger routes, there are 15 intercontinental routes, connecting London, Rome, New York, Melbourne, Helsinki, Moscow, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Sydney, Auckland, etc., and 14 of them are direct flights.
According to Chongqing Airport, this year, it plans to open international routes connecting Toronto, Chicago, Paris, Colombo, Kathmandu, etc. to further improve the international route network to cover Europe, America, Australia, Asia and Africa.
Intelligent trolleys neatly parked in the T3A terminal of Chongqing Airport.
Advanced technology all over the terminal, smart airport construction helps the continuous increase of service level
For more safe and convenient, Chongqing Airport has successively launched an intelligent system of face recognition for security check, portable baggage-owner corresponding system, paperless flight, self-service baggage consignment, terminal intelligent navigation, temporary identity certificate self-service system, parking lot express payment and reverse search of vehicles. The application of technology has intellectualized passengers’ entry and exiting process of the airport.
At the same time, the T3 terminal has also full coverage of WIFI and has put more than 200 smart trolleys in use. A free rental service for baby strollers is available. Sharing between multiple national airport are in trial, in an effort to build a chain service brand.
It is worth noting that in the passenger evaluation initiated by Airports Council International for the second quarter, Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport ranked first in the world for “passenger throughput of 25 million to 40 million” for two consecutive quarters, maintaining a leading position in airports of the same level.
“Chongqing Airport will next create a leisure and entertainment area for passengers, introducing sleeping capsules, mini-singing bars, reading pavilions and other service facilities to provide passengers with a more comfortable and convenient service experience.” A person in charge at Chongqing Airport said that passengers throughput for Chongqing Jiangbei Airport will exceed 40 million this year, and is expected to reach 50 million by 2020. (Translated by Yang Lifu, Fathom Language Limited)