Passengers at Beijing’s Daxing Airport ahead of the lifting of restrictions next month.  Photo: EPA-EFE
Passengers at Beijing’s Daxing Airport ahead of the lifting of restrictions next month. Photo: EPA-EFE

China’s air industry told to prepare for surge in travel after borders reopen

  • An aviation industry body has predicted that passenger numbers will return to 70 per cent of the pre-pandemic total next year
  • China has said it will start issuing passports and visas again, but it will take time for more flights to become available

Passengers at Beijing’s Daxing Airport ahead of the lifting of restrictions next month.  Photo: EPA-EFE
Passengers at Beijing’s Daxing Airport ahead of the lifting of restrictions next month. Photo: EPA-EFE
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