Per disclosure of results from latest round of China Russia aviation talks held in Beijing in late July:
Russian airlines got allocated 12.5%
of additional PKX slots reserved for international carriers for winter 2019
Allowed pax frequencies have increased from 32 to 37 per week for Beijing-Moscow city pair, and from 28 to to 32 for Shanghai-Moscow.
Overflying frequencies for pax and cargo service have expanded from 698 to 757
per week btwn the two sides.俄罗斯航企获得大兴机场外航新增时刻的12.5%
Separately, British Airways is rumored to be planning a 2nd daily Daxing service btwn Beijing and London per Chinese aviation rumors online.
Which, if true, would surely raise some very interesting speculations and issues because CZ with whom BA has just forged a close partnership is also planning the imminent launch of its own long-awaited PKX-LHR flights.
Then how would BA and CZ coordinate their schedules and aircrafts
? Would the two be able to form a JV on Sino-UK routes someday? We'll find out.