11-Aug-2009 10:21 AM

Regular cross-Strait services to commence on 31-Aug-09

Taiwan's Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) stated Taiwan and China plan to launch regular (ie scheduled) cross-Strait services on 31-Aug-09 (DPA, 10-Aug-09). Once the regular services are launched, Taiwanese and Chinese airlines will operate 270 return weekly services across the Taiwan Strait, an increase from the current 108 weekly charter services.