Chinese airlines add 14,000 Spring Festival flights
Published on Jan 10, 2012
Chinese airlines have been given the green light to add 14,000 domestic flights to meet an expected surge in demand during the 40-day peak Spring Festival travel season. Xinhua reported the Civil Aviation Administration China (CAAC) as saying yesterday that it expected passengers to make 34.88 million air trips during the 40- day Spring Festival – 7% more than the same period last year. As part of this extra capacity, airlines are being permitted to add 412 weekly flights to Taiwan.
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