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  1. News - China - AVIATION

    Chinese tourist hub Sanya wants to reclaim land for new airport projects

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 03:23pm by Alice Yan

    ... on reclaimed land Sanya is considering building a new airport by reclaiming land from the sea, to cope with the massive influx of tourists to the southern resort, according to a mainland media report. ... However, the local government has predicted that tourists to the city would soon number 20 million a year. The proposed Sanya airport would be built with enough capacity to handle the tourist boom. ...

  2. News - China - AVIATION

    Travel warning issued after budget airline delay

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 05:47am by DON WEINLAND, He Huifeng

    ... Don Weinland and He Huifeng Mainland tourism body advises 'caution' after 235 passengers stranded in Thai resort Warning over delays on budget airline China's central ... their customers' flights be cancelled while outside the country. Despite lower fares, some mainland travel agencies said they were wary of booking with newer budget carriers. Jet Asia was established ...

  3. Business - Companies - AVIATION

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

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

    ... Reuters in Beijing Airbus Helicopters, the world’s largest civil helicopter maker, expects mainland China and Hong Kong to become its biggest global market within six years as Beijing starts to lift restrictions on the use of low altitude airspace from next year. The Airbus Group’s helicopter division expects to increase its annual sales in China to 150 units by 2020 from ...

  4. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Business jet slump fails to deter new players

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

    ... may have already dented the mainland's already struggling private jet industry but that has not stopped new players entering the market with innovative business models. Warren Buffett's NetJets pioneered the model of shared ownership of aircraft in the US in the late 1980s and is preparing to try it out on the mainland after winning an operational permit last week ...

  5. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Revenue boost for two mainland aviation firms on helicopter sales

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 02:57pm by SIJIA JIANG

    ... aviation in the mainland. Revenue at Hong Kong-listed AviChina Industry and Technology rose 11.75 per cent to 10.4 billion yuan (HK$13 billion), which the firm attributed to growth ... to be announced regarding general aviation development in China may provide share-price support to counter the weak results." The mainland's National Airspace Management Committee has rolled out ...

  6. Business - China Business - AVIATION

    Comac's C919 jet to complete assembly by September 2015

    Posted Sep 25th 2014, 06:26am by SIJIA JIANG

    ... for only 11 to 16 per cent of the jets in service in the country. The mainland is forecast to need at least 4,000 passenger jets over the next 20 years, a market worth more than US$560 billion ...

  7. Business - China Business - AVIATION

    Tianjin leads China in plane leasing

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 04:28am by SIJIA JIANG

    ... Sijia Jiang in Tianjin sijia.jiang@scmp.com Tianjin leads mainland in plane leasing China's US$400 billion aircraft leasing market is heatting up, with Tianjin emerging ... on the mainland," Zhang said. Forty aircraft have been leased through Shanghai, two from Shenzhen, and two via Xiamen, which are other pilot zones permitted to conduct aircraft leasing with preferential ...

  8. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Cargo revival hinges on US economy, says Cathay

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 04:40am by SIJIA JIANG

    ... There is a good chance [the iPhone 6] will help improve not only the China market but also the Hong Kong market." Mainland China is Cathay's largest cargo market after Hong Kong, while ...

  9. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Tourists shore up Hong Kong-Taiwan flights

    Posted Jul 19th 2013, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So charlotte.so@scmp.com While business travellers opt for cross-strait services, the leisure market is keeping two-way demand strong, says China Airlines chairman Tourists shore up HK-Taiwan flights Demand for airline tickets between Hong Kong and Taiwan has stood up well five years after the launching of direct flights across the strait, with demand from tourists ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Millions of Hong Kong fliers delayed by mainland military restrictions

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 11:40pm by Phila Siu

    ... mainland airspace at a minimum altitude of some 4,800 metres. The city's proximity to mainland airspace meant the flights leaving Chek Lap Kok had to fly in circles to reach that height, Tam ... of the current capacity of about 60, according to a government study in 1992 when the "sky wall" did not exist. Tam said the Hong Kong government should talk to the mainland authorities about ...




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