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…