YINCHUAN, Oct. 14 (Xinhua) -- A new direct air route linking Yinchuan, capital of northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, with Pattaya, a resort city in Thailand, opened Saturday.
It is the first regular direct flight between the two cities.
The flight will leave Pattaya at 7: 00 p.m. and arrive in Yinchuan at 11:30 p.m. Beijing time on Sunday. It will depart Yinchuan at 0:30 a.m. and arrive in Pattaya at 5 a.m. Beijing time on Monday.
The flights will be operated by Thai airline Nok Air.