A Hainan A330-300 in Berlin (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Fabian Behr)

Glasgow Airport Makes Initial Step in Establishing First Nonstop Route to China

Glasgow Airport and the Shanghai Airport Authority have formed an alliance in an effort to expand tourism between the two cities, which could see the introduction of nonstop flights for the first time. A Memorandum of Understanding was signed on Thursday after months of negotiation. A number of long-haul routes operate out of Glasgow International (GLA); Emirates has operated a twice-daily service to Dubai since 2004, with United, Delta, Westjet, Air Transat, Virgin Atlantic, and TUI all offering a mixture of…