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  1. News - China - AVIATION

    Military exercises cause major flight delays in China as PLA carries out live fire drills

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 05:38am by Amy Li

    ... Amy Li chunxiao.li@scmp.com Exercises cut capacity at airports in country's east by up to two-thirds Another day, another airport delay Air travellers in eastern provinces were again hit by massive flight delays yesterday, with capacity cut by up to two-thirds thanks to ongoing PLA military exercises. The civil aviation regulator issued an orange alert- the second highest ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1560122/another-day-yet-another-delay-chinas-airports-including-shanghai
  2. News - China - AVIATION

    PLA drills a factor in recent flight delays, China's aviation chief confirms

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 04:42am by Alice Yan

    ... Alice Yan ting.yan@scmp.com Civil aviation authority says military exercises and the weather have hit services at 12 airports PLA drills add to passengers' flight delays The mainland's civil aviation regulator confirmed yesterday that PLA military exercises and the weather have caused widespread delays at 12 busy airports in the east of the country. A statement from ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1558500/pla-drills-factor-recent-flight-delays-chinas-aviation-chief-confirms
  3. News - China - AVIATION

    China to face widespread flight delays due to three-week ‘military exercises’

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 05:03pm by Andrea Chen, Nectar Gan

    ... Andrea Chen and Nectar Gan PLA exercises thought to be cause of weeks of disruption in Shanghai, Nanjing and elsewhere 'Drills' force delays at 12 busy airports in east Twelve mainland airports, many of them among the busiest, will be hit by widespread delays until the middle of next month because of what are believed to be PLA military exercises. The mainland's ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1557191/pla-military-drills-believed-cause-25pc-cut-flights-12-mainland-airports
  4. 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

    ... Airlines was formed in 1986 by the PLA Air Force. The airline was acquired by commercial China Eastern Airlines in 2004 and now operates as a budget carrier. CUA is the only commercial airliner ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china-insider/article/1583702/chinese-airline-failed-stop-smoking-flight-passengers-complain
  5. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Millions of Hong Kong fliers delayed by mainland military restrictions

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

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com About 100,000 flights using Chek Lap Kok each year have up to 20 minutes added to flight time thanks to height restrictions, analysis shows PLA's wall ... imposed by the PLA was extending flight times by between 10 and 20 minutes. "We found that, between 2010 and 2012, about 30 per cent of planes needed to fly through this 'sky wall'. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1563783/millions-hong-kong-passengers-have-their-flights-affected-military
  6. News - Asia - AVIATION

    Search for missing flight MH370 to focus on new area of Indian Ocean

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 02:48pm by AP

    ... in its search-and-rescue zone, said the vessel Fugro Equator, which it contracted, had begun its work mapping the ocean floor. It will be joined by PLA navy ship Zhu Kezhen in conducting ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1536857/mh370-search-zone-relocate-south
  7. News - China - AVIATION

    China considers monitoring civilian pilots after disappearance of flight MH370

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 03:02am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... The People's Liberation Army developed a pilot monitoring system that was being used by its air force, the PLA Daily reported in 2005. Its core components are contained in a lightweight vest which ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1493985/china-considers-monitoring-civilian-pilots-after-disappearance-flight
  8. News - China - AVIATION

    China loosens military control over airspace

    Posted Nov 21st 2013, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com Small commercial flights will no longer need the approval of the PLA, making it quicker and easier to use a private plane on the mainland Nation's ... which applies only to general aviation and will not affect scheduled flights- was announced by the PLA and the Civil Aviation Administration. "Some people regard it as a ground-breaking ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1361532/pla-loses-grip-airspace
  9. News - China - AVIATION

    Model of newest fighter jet on display at Zhuhai air show

    Posted Nov 14th 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... on the sky as P.L.A. offers glimpse of new jet Aircraft enthusiasts hoping to catch a glimpse of the nation's state-of-the-art military aircraft are out in force in Zhuhai this week as it hosts the nation's largest air show, which opened yesterday and lasts until Sunday. Twenty PLA aircraft will make an appearance, including the newly unveiled WZ-10 attack helicopter, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1081901/model-newest-fighter-jet-display-zhuhai-air-show
  10. News - China - AVIATION

    Y-20 heavy transport aircraft to boost military capabilities

    Posted Jan 04th 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com The Y-20 aircraft is part of the PLA's plans to modernise its hardware, but engine problems continue to hinder its successful development New ... but appears to be of a size that might fit somewhere between the C-17 and the Airbus A400M. As such, it appears that the Y-20 will be wide enough to accommodate most large PLA combat and support ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1119357/y-20-heavy-transport-aircraft-boost-military-capabilities

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