15-Apr-2011 11:40 AM

30 foreign airlines unable to obtain slots at Beijing Capital

CAAC Director General Li Jiaxiang stated due to airspace resource constraints in Beijing, more than 30 foreign airlines that have been granted access rights to Beijing Capital have not been able to arrange a slot (Beijing Business, 14-Apr-2011). Mr Li stated the 30 airlines include those that are seeking to launch their first Beijing route as well as airlines seeking to increase their Beijing presence.