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  1. Slice of Life

    Posted Sep 11th 2007, 12:00am by Alex Price

    ... 'unless you are fortunate enough to establish another airport elsewhere'. The Civil Aviation Department has refused to comment on the calls for a second airport. It is known, however, ... of increasing air traffic into Kai Tak. Three million passengers passed through last year and air traffic is doubling every three years. Civil Aviation Department officials accept that Kai Tak will have ...

  2. In Brief

    Posted Apr 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on Thursday with a total of 891 flight movements, 14.2 per cent more than the daily average. Civil Aviation Department figures show most of the extra flights were to destinations on the mainland, and in northeast and Southeast Asia. Bangkok was the most popular destination, followed by Kunming and Osaka. 'The daily flight movements hit a new record for the second time this year. The department ...

  3. It is time for Legco to rein in big-spending Airport Authority

    Posted Dec 27th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at how the Airport Authority is spending what is public money. This is especially important during these hard times. It has been set up to run the airport, with the help of the Civil Aviation Department. Yet it has expanded into a shopping centre, hotel, convention centre and cinema business. What will be next? All Hong Kong needs is an airport that levies reasonable charges on users so we ...

  4. Forget economy... Private jets go mass market

    Posted Feb 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... which had its operating licence approved by the city's Civil Aviation Department in December, aims to expand its fledgling fleet of two planes to as many as 15 by the end of this year ... venture with a local partner on the mainland and it hoped to launch the operation by the end of the year. The firm, which calls itself the world's fastest-growing private aviation company, ...

  5. Letters

    Posted Aug 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and this also puzzles me. The problems we are experiencing could be eased if the route was shifted northeast. I would like the Civil Aviation Department to provide me with details of current flying ... uneasily beside a burgeoning working class, unrest will soon follow. At present, Hong Kong remains a civil and orderly society, yet it takes the smallest of incidents to trigger a chain reaction. ...

  6. Talkback

    Posted Mar 14th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... business in Hong Kong. I think it is the latter. It is running hotels, a cinema, shops, and everything else that is not related to aviation. The real business of getting planes moving is left to the Civil Aviation Department. The government must step in to see what the Airport Authority is actually doing using public money to build its empire that is of no benefit to the general public. ...

  7. Talkback

    Posted Nov 15th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I would hope there is some government consistency and the Transport Department is as efficient in giving the green light on the surcharge as the Civil Aviation Department was in allowing airlines ...

  8. Ramp up in spending on media training

    Posted Sep 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... officials that discuss handling interviews in Chinese and English, press conferences, and radio phone-in programmes. Other departments that run their own media training programs include Civil Aviation, Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation, and Transport. The Home Affairs Department said that it had not organised any internal media training for its staff in the past five years. Ying ...

  9. Letters

    Posted May 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to the public. Natalie Wong Hoi-yi, To Kwa Wan Flights deal can attract more tourists I think the new civil aviation agreement with Taiwan will lead to an increase in visitors to Hong Kong ('HK, ... and North District. I believe it is widespread because Hongkongers do not see it as something wrong. This has been reinforced by the Fire Services Department and the police telling me that for two ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Nov 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... for the offending airlines to refuse disabled passengers on board? I strongly urge the Civil Aviation Administration of China to update its policies to be in line with the mainland's ... to an examination. In the 1960s, the health department hired doctors who were not registered as assistant medical officers. They never took any exams. The objection to recruiting overseas doctors may ...




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