Flight Friday: What Impact Has China's Reopening Had So Far?

Travelers make their way through Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport ahead of the Chinese Lunar New Year holiday in January.

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Flight Friday this week looks at the effects of China removing its “zero-COVID” policy. In early December 2022, China announced it was abandoning its zero-COVID policy. This led to a large uptick in coronavirus infections, but also allowed the aviation sector to open up. A traditional high travel...
Daniel Williams

Based in the UK, Daniel is Director of Fleet Data Services for Aviation Week Network. Prior to joining Aviation Week in 2017, Daniel held a number of industry positions analyzing fleet data.

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