Passenger Guide

Useful Phone

Left Baggage
0532-83788071
Domestic Baggage Search
0532-83788317
International Baggage Search
0532-83788360
Eastern Airlines Domestic Baggage Search
0532-83789204/9205
Eastern Airlines International Baggage Search
0532-83789212/9215
Shandong Airlines Baggage Search
0532-88696893
Disabled passenger service station call for assistance
0532-83788385
helpline
0532-96567

Common Sense of Delay

There are many causes to flight delays, such as weather conditions, traffic control, airlines and passengers.

Weather Conditions

The plane will be affected by the bad weather during taking off, landing and flight. There are many causes to affect planes’ security, such as thunderstorm, thick clouds, low visibility, headwind, fast flow, bumps, ice. These factors will affect taking off, landing and flight, causing lots of flight delays and passengers stranded in origin or destination airport.

Flow control

Civil flight routes are in the restricted airspace. In order to ensure flight safety, air traffic control departments take measures to control the flow of the plane in the larger flow routes or airports. The purpose is to avoid dangerous approaching or air collision between planes.

Airlines

There are many factors about airlines themselves to cause flight delays, such as mechanical failure, crew timeout, flight schedule adjustment.

Passengers

It is shown that delays caused by passengers are 5% of the abnormal delays. Therefore, reducing delays also depends on the passengers themselves to a certain extent.