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30 May 2018

Touchdown: Darwin welcomes inaugural Donghai Airlines flight

It’s an exciting day for the Territory, with the first non-stop Donghai Airlines flight to touchdown in Darwin, direct from Shenzhen, China.

Following a formal ceremony at the Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport with Minister for Tourism and Culture, Donghai Airlines Chairman Mr Huang Chubiao and President Mr Yang Jianhong and a performance by the Territory’s own award winning Aboriginal dance stars Djuki Mala, the new airline service was welcomed to Darwin International Airport with a traditional water cannon salute.

Read the full media release on Touchdown: Darwin welcomes inaugural Donghai Airlines flight.