On July 17th, following a successful acceptance inspection, the Yulin General Aviation Company was granted a CCAR Part 91 Operation Certificate from the CAAC Northeast Regional Administration.Yulin General Aviation Company is a subsidiary of the Harbin Hongda Construction Development Group. Its aviation park project will include a general aviation airport that can accommodate helicopters, small fixed wing aircraft and business aircraft under 60 seats.
Heilongjiang Province’s 10th regional airport, the Fuyuan Dongji Airport, was commissioned on May 26th, cutting the distance from Harbin to Fuyuan down from 17.5 hours by train to 80 minutes by plane. Fuyuan Airport is located 23 kms from Fuyuan County. With an airport reference code of 4C and 2,500 meter long runway, the airport is designed to accommodate an annual volume of 260 thousand passengers and 1,430 tons of mail and cargo by the year 2020. Fuyuan Airport is China’s 200th civil airport, the 11th airport in Heilongjiang Province,
The reporter has learned from the Administrative Committee of the Beichuan General Aviation Industrial
Recently, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) approved the feasibility reports of Ankang’s new airport.
By the end of July, in China there were a total of 37 civil airports with a passenger volume of over 1 million in 2014.
China is purposely ignoring and maintaining distance in proper general aviation development, resulting in a critical missing piece in the jigsaw puzzle of the image of a harmonious society the Chinese government is trying to build.
General aviation covers all aviation activities outside scheduled airlines, including business aviation, medical evacuation, aerial photography, crop dusting and forestry, firefighting and rainmaking, news gathering, public security, pilot training, sport and private aviation, among others.