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First airlines on judicial auction in China aviation history

Despite being the first market to recover and cheer the aviation industry worldwide, China is witnessing its first airline victim going for judicial auction in history.Longjiang Airlines(LJ Air), an a...


Gabriele Petrauskaite

Turkey’s Istanbul Airport becomes “Chinese friendly”

Turkey’s Istanbul Airport launched a “Chinese Friendly Airport” project with the aim to provide a personalized experience for Chinese travelers, and make them feel “at home.”...


Valius Venckunas

China to surpass recovery, increase flights by 10% over 2019

China expects record air traffic volume between October 1 and 8,  2020, the upcoming holiday week. Over 15 million domestic flight trips will be made, 10% increase in comparison with the same period in 2019....


Valius Venckunas

Taiwan accuses China of second airspace breach, simulating attack

Taiwan’s Ministry of National Defense claims Chinese bombers and fighters breached its airspace on September 19, 2020, entering the country’s territory in a pincer movement and prompting Taiwan to scramble its own jets....


Clement Charpentreau

Taiwan scrambles fighters to intercept Chinese strategic bombers

The Ministry of National Defense of Taiwan reported that no less than eighteen Chinese military aircraft crossed the midline of the Taiwan Strait on September 18, 2020. As a response, fighter jets were scrambled for an interception....


Pijus Jauniskis

China to ease policies and increase flights for domestic routes

The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) has adjusted domestic flight schedules for its three biggest airports as the country’s air traffic nears complete recovery....


Valius Venckunas

9 of top 10 airline stocks are Chinese, gauge shows

Bloomberg’s gauge of the airline sector shows that over the past three months, almost all of the ten world’s strongest airline stocks have been Chinese, with all shares except Air China showing two-digit gains....


Valius Venckunas

Photo of new FC-31 Chinese stealth jet prototype emerges

New photo of FC-31 Gyrfalcon, China’s second 5th generation stealth fighter and a competitor to Lockheed Martin F-35, started circulating on Chinese social media. It shows an upgraded and refurbished jet in what may have been a flight test....


Clement Charpentreau

Taiwan MoD denies shooting down Chinese fighter jet

Footage of a Chinese fighter jet crash emerged on social media, accompanied by claims that it was shot down after entering Taiwan airspace. Taiwan Air Force Command denied the allegations....


Gabriele Petrauskaite

China offers trial COVID-19 vaccine to aviation professionals

The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) announced that two experimental China-made COVID-19 vaccines will be offered to aviation industry employees. The decision to inoculate aviation professionals has reportedly been taken as a measure to prevent a possible second wave of coronavirus infections after economies reopen....