The Mexican presidential jet, a Boeing 787-8 (Photo: Mexican Government)

Mexican Presidential Jet Returns to Mexico From U.S., Waits for Offer

The luxury presidential jet Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner returned after being in the U.S. for more than 18 months for maintenance and in search of a buyer. The TP-01 presidential jet “José María Morelos y Pavón” landed at 2:36 p.m. on July 22 at Benito Juárez International Airport in Mexico City. The aircraft will remain inside the presidential hangar. According to Reuters, the sale has been hamstrung in part by Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s unwillingness to accept offers below…

Hainan Airlines Announces Xi’an Service From Los Angeles

Hainan Airlines has announced plans to launch nonstop service between Xi’an and Los Angeles starting Dec. 31, 2018, making this the first scheduled non-stop service between the Chinese city and Los Angeles, as well as North America in general. China's largest privately owned carrier maintains a hub in Xi'an, serving…