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China Hainan Airlines' maiden flight arrived in Zaventem International Airport from its Shanghai-Beijing-Brussels route in the afternoon of 20 July.
The flight was received by De Croo, President of Chamber of Representatives and Verhofstadt, Prime Minister of Belgium.
An inaugural ceremony was jointed held afterwards by Hainan Airlines and SN Brussels in the airport. Prime Minister Verhofstadt, Zhang Qiyue, Chinese Ambassador to Belgium, Yan Zhize, Deputy Director General of CAAC and Chen Feng, Chairman of Board of Hainan Airlines Group, delivered speeches that congratulate the opening of direct flight between China and Belgium.
Mr. Chen Feng was decorated the Commander of the Order of the Crown by Prime Minister Verhofstadt.