China's aviation authority announced it was stepping up safety inspections of foreign airlines as part of the process of opening up the country's skies to increased services. Starting from 2005, foreign airlines applying for passenger or cargo business in China will have to undergo a qualification examination from regional civil aviation authorities. The 74 foreign airlines that are already operating flights into and out of the country will also have to undergo similar examinations before 2007, officials said.
You must log in to post a comment.
Yes, I would like to receive emails from China Economic Review. (You can unsubscribe anytime)
Copyright © 2018 SinoMedia Group Limited All rights reserved