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CAAC to take further measures to reduce domestic delays

23-Aug-2010 12:20 PM

CAAC Minister, Li Jiaxiang, stated China is taking further measures to reduce delays on domestic services, with CAAC stating that on busy routes – especially out of Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou – services which are delayed by more than four hours should be cancelled earlier (Global Times, 23-Aug-2010). CAAC added that between 10-Feb-2010 and 30-Apr-2010, there were 102 flight delays at Beijing Capital Airport, 93 at Guangzhou Baiyun Airport, 45 at Shanghai Pudong Airport and 41 at Shanghai Hongqiao Airport.