JD.com, Air China initiate crowdfunding flight project at online e-commerce p
BEIJING, Jan. 12 (Xinhua) -- Chinese e-commerce leading player JD.com (JD.NASDAQ) and Air China (601111.SH, 00753.HK) jointly kicked off China's first crowdfunding flight project at JD.com platform on Monday.
The crowdfunding targets at sponsoring two flights from Chengdu to Chongqing, two major cities in southwest China, to be carried out respectively on February 15 and February 16, 2015.
The crowdfunding for the two flights will close on February 2.
The two sides initiate this project to give people a new way to return home for the Spring Festival celebration, said head of the project Gao Hongsi.
The Spring Festival, Chinese lunar new year, will arrive on February 19 this year.( Edited by Zhang Yuenan, email@example.com)