BUSINESS May shows rebound in China civil aviation

BUSINESS

May shows rebound in China civil aviation

China Daily

16:38, June 30, 2022

A total of 257,100 passenger flights took off and landed from airports throughout China, significantly rising 44.58 percent month-on-month, National Business Daily reported on Thursday, quoting the latest data from Variflight.com.

Hainan Airlines planes are seen at the international airport in Haikou, Hainan province. [Photo/Xinhua]

Compared with April, six listed domestic airlines also saw their passenger amount rebound sharply in May. China Eastern Airlines crowned the highest recovery with 74.21 percent, followed by Juneyao Air (66.92 percent), Spring Airlines (58.34 percent), Hainan Airlines (56.48 percent), China Southern Airlines (52.35 percent) and Air China (36.10 percent).

Air cargo performance also rebounded in May. Statistics from Variflight.com showed the daily average of cargo flights rose 3.5 percent month-on-month. Both domestic and international flights increased.

SF Airlines held the top position in amount of cargo flights in the domestic air cargo market in May, accounting for 53.2 percent of total cargo flights, up nearly 2 percentage points from a month earlier. In international air cargo market, six Chinese airlines were among the top 10 in terms of cargo flight numbers.

Terms of Service & Privacy Policy

We have updated our privacy policy to comply with the latest laws and regulations. The updated policy explains the mechanism of how we collect and treat your personal data. You can learn more about the rights you have by reading our terms of service. Please read them carefully. By clicking AGREE, you indicate that you have read and agreed to our privacy policies

Agree and continue