Chinese carriers profit from Chinese New Year Holiday

Dino D'Amore
By Dino D'Amore February 25, 2015 21:24

Chinese carriers profit from Chinese New Year Holiday

Figures from the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) show that Chinese airlines carried up to 8.25 million passengers during Chinese Lunar New Year holiday from February 18 to 24. There was a 7.8% increase in flights during the week also, with more than 60,000 flights being operated.

Annually, Chinese carriers flew 7.3% more passengers year on year from 7.69 million to 8.25 million. Daily passenger numbers exceeded 1.35 million on February 23 and 24.

Dino D'Amore
By Dino D'Amore February 25, 2015 21:24