AMSTERDAM, May 17, 2006 – China Southern Airlines, (NYSE: ZNH, HKSE: 1055, SHA 600029) – www.cs-air.com/en – with the largest and most technically advanced aircraft fleet in The People’s Republic of China is pleased to announce that it will be launching daily Boeing 777 from Amsterdam to Guangzhou with a stop in Beijing.

China Southern currently operates four times weekly from Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport to Beijing – continuing onward to Guangzhou. This service, operated under code-share service with KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (www.klm.com), will increase to five times weekly on June 24 before going daily on August 14. For additional information and reservations in Amsterdam, please phone your travel agent or China Southern at (31) 20412-0302.

The largest airline in The People’s Republic of China for the past 27 years, China Southern Airlines – www.cs-air.com/en – connects more than 80 cities around the globe. Major business and vacation destinations served in China include: Beijing, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Guilin, Hong Kong, Kunming, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Wuhan and as well as international service, including: Amsterdam, Bangkok, Fukuoka, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Islamabad, Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, Los Angeles, Manila, Melbourne, Moscow, Osaka, Paris, Penang, Phnom Penh, Seoul, Singapore, Sydney and Tokyo.

For China Southern Airlines reservations and information, please contact your local travel agent.