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Shandong Airlines


45 Reviews
Headquarters: Shandong Airline Building No. 5746 Er Huan East Road, Jinan 250014 China +86-95369 Website
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Level 6 Contributor
168 reviews
70 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

My First time for this airline as it was the only direct flight. The flight was an hour late, but they boarded quickly. I did like the Chinese calligraphy on each side of the on the inside. This was a red eye flight. The were many odors from people coughing and sneezing. The Chinese have no clue on covering their...

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Southeast Asia Economy Qingdao - Bangkok

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PERTH AUSTRALIA
Level 5 Contributor
80 reviews
10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean aircraft and efficient staff. Liked the overall efficiency level seen during my short flight. Take off and Landing very smooth too.

Southeast Asia Economy Guangzhou - Hanoi
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New York City, New York
Level 6 Contributor
189 reviews
163 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Needed to get from Beijing to Qingdao and back-- is a quick hour or so flight. Was on time and the crew was courteous. It was one leg of multi city trip so was booked first class. There was really no reason to spend extra on the first class (just 4 seats in cabin) as the only benefit is getting...

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Domestic First Class Beijing - Qingdao

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San Zenone degli Ezzelini, Italy
Level 6 Contributor
194 reviews
47 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is a good company, I used several time for my business. As usual, in this flight I had good and quite professional crew, better standard compare with Chinese Domestic crew average. Clean aircraft. Flight on time. This is a good company for China

North Asia First Class Seoul - Jinan
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Laixi, China
Level 5 Contributor
90 reviews
55 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Shandong airlines as far as I'm concerned are the worst airline going, checkin is always long and sometimes difficult. The cabin crew I have always found quite unhelpful and instead of giving you the food and drink they more or less throw it at you. On flights of an hour they have changed the hot snack to a small pack...

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Domestic Economy Qingdao - Shenzhen

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Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Level 4 Contributor
47 reviews
16 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2017

A small regional carrier, but quite efficient nonetheless. The big advantage was that this airline also used English in its announcements, in-flight instructions and documentation. The staff - from the check-in staff to the flight crew - all were very helpful to a first-time Chinese domestic traveler like me This is a HUGE advantage over other regional airlines in China,...

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Domestic Economy Shanghai - Qingdao

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Vancouver, Canada
Level 6 Contributor
141 reviews
48 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Very busy.. everyone pushing a shoving.. unfortunately standard for short haul flights within China. 1st Class "Meal" consists of 3 open pieces of stale bread with stale meat like slices of processed something.

Domestic First Class Qingdao - Beijing
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Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

I took a connection flight from New Delhi to Guangzhou. I thought that I would have just one stop in Jinan. But the plane stopped in Kunming for crossing the boarder with China and there weren't ant info about it. It was freezing outside and they kept us in this coldness for 10min. When we finally got to the airport...

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North Asia Economy New Delhi - Guangzhou

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Rizhao, China
1 review
Reviewed 31 January 2017

I booked my ticket for this flight on CTrip and got a good price. Seating is tight in Coach. Mystery meals were served and entertainment consisted of screens dropping down every 3rd row with sub titles. The flight attendants worked hard and were nice.

Southeast Asia Economy Qingdao - Bangkok
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Sangli, India
Level 5 Contributor
63 reviews
38 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Flights were comfortable. Food was as expected quality but poor in taste. Disembark and re-enter in Kunming was useless and stupid process.

North Asia Economy New Delhi - Qingdao
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“Just Hop and Enjoy”
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“Be early for your flight.”
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“None needed”
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“There is no reason to pay extra for the first class. Economy is just fine on these flights”
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About Shandong Airlines
A subsidiary of Air China (CA), Shandong Airlines (SC) is based in the Chinese city of Jinan, which is the capital of the Shandong province. It has a hub at Jinan Yaoqiang International Airport (TNA) and has designated Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK), Qingdao Liuting International Airport (TAO) and Yantai Penglai International Airport (YNT) as focus cities. Shandong Airlines flies to more than 60 destinations. The majority of these are domestic destinations, but the airline also has international service to 10 international destinations in Cambodia, Indonesia, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and Thailand. Its fleet consists of 88 aircraft.
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