22-Jun-2011 11:32 AM

Tibet Airlines awarded air operators licence

Tibet Airlines has received (20-Jun-2011) its public air carriers licence from CAAC, after receiving approval from the aviation authority in Mar-2010. Details include:

  • Name: Tibet Airlines
  • Airport base: Lhasa Airport;
  • Business type: Limited liability company;
  • Registered capital: CNY280 million (USD43.1 million);
  • Legal representative: Yan Wei;
  • Business scope: domestic air passenger and cargo transportation;
  • Application status:
    • Has received approval from the National Development and Reform Commission to purchase three A319 aircraft;
    • Has signed ground service agreement and operational safety protocols with the Tibet AR Regional Administration;
    • Received approval from Airworthiness Division for its corporate logo and aircraft livery;
    • Has hired 21 flight crew;
    • IATA code: TV.