American Airlines

China air freight growth seen

PUBLISHED : Monday, 03 March, 1997, 12:00am
UPDATED : Monday, 03 March, 1997, 12:00am

A United States airline executive says mainland carriers will inevitably increase the number of freighters they operate and start developing a domestic air cargo network in the near future. American Airlines' China vice-president, Matthew Chen, said China was on the brink of a major step in the evolution of its aviation industry.