Based in Xiamen, Fujian Province, XiamenAir is the first airline operated in the course of modern enterprise in China. Xiamen operates scheduled passenger flights out of Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport and, to a lesser extent, Fuzhou Changle International Airport and Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport. XiamenAir is the only Chinese civil airline that has maintained profitability for 28 consecutive years.
With bases in Xiamen, Fuzhou and Hangzhou, Xiamen Airline's flight network covers major cities in China and extends to Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan and Southeast Asian countries. Xiamen Airlines has six branches in Fuzhou, Hangzhou, Tianjin, Nanchang, Beijing, and Hunan, one operation base in Quanzhou, 48 domestic and international business departments and offices and owns Hebei Airlines as its subsidiary. As the only Chinese airline featuring an all-Boeing fleet, Xiamen Airlines has a fleet of 123 aircraft, Xiamen Airlines operates more than 220 domestic routes, and almost 50 international and regional routes, and flies more than 3,200 flights each week.
XiamenAir was honored with the title of "The Best Airline In Mainland China" for 19 consecutive quarters in the "Airlines Service Survey" made by CARNOC.com. Xiamen Air is also recognized as the operator of Fuzhou Changle International Airport's first direct North American route, which commenced in February of 2017, to New York-JFK. In 2012, XiamenAir was officially welcomed as the 19th member of SkyTeam airline alliance.