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  1. News - China - AVIATION

    Beijing to streamline approval time for private jets

    Posted Nov 24th 2014, 05:43am by Andrea Chen

    ... Andrea Chen andrea.chen@scmp.com Beijing to simplify approval for low-altitude flights Beijing aims to give aviation a lift by streamlining the time it takes to approve low-altitude ... is trying to catch up with the global trend [to open low-altitude airspace], but its defences lag behind," Ministry of Transport search-and-rescue pilot Li Jia said. Yue Gang, a Beijing ...

  2. News - Asia - AVIATION

    Air Asia hopes to beat rivals with regional travel pass

    Posted Nov 21st 2014, 04:01am by AP

    ... Airlines planes. AirAsia X was also hurt as Malaysia's national airline lowered fares to boost sales after the tragedies, he said. In March, Flight 370 from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing disappeared ...

  3. Business - China Business - AVIATION

    ZTE tests waters with inflight Wi-fi services

    Posted Nov 12th 2014, 06:29am by Sophie Yu

    ... Corp has unveiled plans to offer experimental Wi-fi services on Air China flights between Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou. "The experimental Wi-fi service we will provide for passengers ... The mainland's largest listed telecommunications equipment manufacturer ran an experimental civil aviation 4G broadband service with Air China on two flights between Beijing and Chengdu in April after ...

  4. News - China Insider - AVIATION

    Emergency on smog-diverted Chinese plane as two airports refuse landing: report

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 01:46pm by Chris Luo

    ... Chris Luo chris.luo@scmp.com Chinese aviation authorities have defended their handling of a Beijing-bound passenger aircraft's diversion to an eastern city after a newspaper alleged that the flight's pilots had been forced to declare an emergency as its fuel ran low.  Pilots of the Beijing-bound China Eastern Airlines MU750 declared an emergency when smog forced the plane to divert ...

  5. Business - China Business - AVIATION

    Civilian pilots keen to fly as airspace opens

    Posted Nov 04th 2014, 05:37am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing Civilian pilots keen to fly as airspace opens The national civil aviation authority says about 500,000 civilian pilots will need to be trained by 2035, up from just a few thousand now, as wannabe fliers chase dreams of lucrative jobs at new air service operators. The aviation boom comes as authorities allow private planes to fly below 1,000 metres from next ...

  6. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Airbus Helicopters sees China, Hong Kong as biggest global market in 6 years

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 02:33pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing Airbus Helicopters sees China as biggest market Airbus Helicopters, the world's largest civil helicopter maker, expects China to become its biggest market within six years as Beijing starts to lift restrictions on the use of low altitude airspace from next year. Airbus Group's helicopter division expected to increase its annual sales in China ...

  7. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Business jet slump fails to deter new players

    Posted Sep 29th 2014, 03:58am by SIJIA JIANG

    ... jet airport in Sanhe, Hebei, just south of Beijing. It is expected to be built over the next year while Zhuhai is also planning a general aviation airport. That is a start but for business ...

  8. Business - China Business - AVIATION

    Hong Kong drives China airports

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 09:25am by SIJIA JIANG

    ... Sijia Jiang sijia.jiang@scmp.com Shanghai beats Beijing for the first time as the busiest travel hub with international flights growing faster than domestic routes Hong Kong a key driver of mainland airport revenue Shanghai has beaten Beijing as the busiest mainland air hub for the first time in the first half but for both cities, Hong Kong is fast becoming one of the most important ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Cathay pilots reward 'heroes' who saved heart attack passenger

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 04:49am by Phila Siu

    ... the South China Morning Post yesterday. The flight made an emergency landing in Beijing, where Monks accompanied the man to hospital- where he was discharged 10 days later- while Goomber and Li continued on the flight to Hong Kong. Monks said Cathay arranged a business class seat for him to get back to Hong Kong from Beijing. ...

  10. News - China Insider - AVIATION

    Chinese airline 'failed to stop smoking on flight'; passengers threaten to sue

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 04:10pm by Chris Luo

    ... are now threatening to sue the carrier. Passengers on China United Airlines (CUA) flight 5216 on Saturday said they found people smoking in a toilet as the plane flew from Chengdu to Beijing ... according to The Beijing News. CUA responded by saying on its official microblog that its cabin crew immediately ordered the passengers to cease smoking and confiscated their cigarettes and matches ...




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