The third budget airline to form in China, 9 Air, will begin flying in about two months, targeting tourists and laborers with its flights operated by three leased Boeing 737s. The aircraft, eventually to be followed by 50 737s for which the carrier signed a conditional purchase agreement in May, will seat 189 passengers in all-economy layouts. With Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport as its base, the Juneyao Airlines offshoot has been promised support from the governments of Guangdong ...

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