Between 2011 and 2015, Spring Airlines’ operating costs were 35 per cent less than the country’s three largest network carriers, according to data from Deutsche Bank. Photo: AFP
Celia Chen
Opinion

Opinion

Across The Border by Celia Chen

How low-cost carriers are changing the shape of China’s aviation industry

With their cheap tickets and low operating costs, the mainland’s budget airlines are flying high while their long-haul rivals are struggling

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Between 2011 and 2015, Spring Airlines’ operating costs were 35 per cent less than the country’s three largest network carriers, according to data from Deutsche Bank. Photo: AFP
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