The Chongqing GA Forum was held on May 16th. After several years’ development, Chongqing’s general aviation industry has grown very fast. Chongqing Aviation Industrial Park, which was invested into by the Liangjiang New Area, was recently kicked off, with plans for it to covers 8 square kilometers.
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 2013 National Aviation Development Statistical Bulletin issued by the CAAC
The State Council of the P.R.C (the “State Council”) and the Central Military Commission have approved the
To adapt to the requirements of the developing aviation industry and to
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.