Domestic Travel Jumps 40% For China’s Spring Festival

Shuangliu International airport
Credit: Noel Celis / AFP / Getty Images
SINGAPORE—More than 5 million people traveled by air during the week-long spring festival between Jan. 31 and Feb. 6. Despite strict restrictions in place to handle the omicron coronavirus variant as well as the Beijing Winter Olympics, total passenger volume was up 40.2% year-on-year (YOY)...
Chen Chuanren

Chen Chuanren is the Southeast Asia and China Editor for the Aviation Week Network’s (AWN) Air Transport World (ATW) and the Asia-Pacific Defense Correspondent for AWN, joining the team in 2017.

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