Daxing Airport welcomes the maiden voyage of Hong Kong Express Airlines. Hong Kong teachers and students feel the pulse of development in the Mainland.

  Xinhua News Agency, Beijing, March 12 (Reporter Luo Xin) On the 12th, flight UO260 of Hong Kong Express Airlines successfully arrived at Beijing Daxing International Airport, marking the official arrival of Hong Kong Express Airlines at Daxing Airport.

  It is reported that Hong Kong Express Airlines Beijing Daxing round-trip route plans to carry out one round-trip flight every day, with flight numbers UO260 and UO261 respectively. Li Ziwei, Business Manager of Aviation Business Department of Daxing Airport, said that after the opening of Hong Kong Express Airlines, not only the daily average flight volume from Daxing Airport to Hong Kong has been improved, but also the flight time distribution covers the morning, noon and evening, which has effectively improved the service level and market competitiveness of Daxing Airport.

  As an international aviation hub, Hong Kong has a unique geographical location and connectivity advantages. The opening of this route will further promote economic cooperation, trade and cultural exchanges between Beijing and Hong Kong, and better meet the travel needs of business, tourism, study and other passengers in the two places.

  Under the arrangement of airport staff, a visiting group from Hong Kong started a study tour: stamping and punching cards next to the 3D printed landscape, and taking a group photo in front of the Beijing central axis art installation … …

  "Daxing Airport gives people a spacious and comfortable feeling. Today, we are taking students to study at the airport. The design concepts and artistic installations in the airport have made us feel Beijing’s profound cultural heritage and technological innovation." Li Weilang, a teacher at Huaren Primary School in Panyu Club, Hong Kong, said, "In recent years, the school has strengthened exchanges and enhanced mutual understanding with sister schools in the Mainland. In the future, I hope to learn more about the daily life of mainland citizens and deepen mutual friendship. "

  "I was very excited when I flew for the first time. All kinds of snacks on the plane were delicious." Yi Yijia, a primary school student at Hong Kong Jiulong Lixian School, said, "Beijing is beautiful. This trip to Beijing is short. I want to visit the Forbidden City and the Great Wall in the future."

  "This is my second visit to Beijing. Daxing Airport is very spectacular. Today’s study tour has taught me a lot about Daxing Airport. I am very proud to see the five-star red flag hanging above the terminal building of Daxing Airport. " WangJunXi?, a sixth-grade student from Hongkong, said.

  According to reports, thanks to the strong recovery of short-distance leisure tourism, the flight volume of Hong Kong Express Airlines has returned to the pre-epidemic level in 2023. Hong Kong Express Airlines hopes to promote cultural exchanges between Hong Kong and the Mainland through the expansion of the route network in the Mainland, so that Hong Kong people, especially young people, can have a deeper understanding of the history, culture and social development in the Mainland.