The next Asia-Europe Meeting is running in BeijingÂ this week.Â The 7th Asia-Europe Meeting is being held in Beijing from October 24th to 25th. Authorities in Beijing are cooperating on a comprehensive strategy to manage every step of this event. The aim is to ensure maximum convenience and security as participants set foot in China’s capital.
To provide efficient services, the local aviation authority says it has teamed up with the customs regulator, airport operators, and securities departments. Together, they have drawn up arrangements to ensure maximum convenience for participants and minimal impact on regular passengers.
Around 18 private jets, and 26 special flights are involved in bringing people to Beijing for the Asia-Europe Meeting. Aviation officials say this means there will be planes landing every 10 minutes during peak hours.
Liu Zhonghua said ‘We have arranged tight and comprehensive security at every step to guarantee the safety of foreign government officials. It will be just like the Olympic Games.’
Aviation authorities also say temporary traffic controls will be adopted during certain hours on the airport express high-way. Travelers should bear this in mind.