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Volume 14,Issue 3 Autumn 2012

Communiqué Describes China's General Aviation Statistics for 2012



1.Operation Hours in 2012

During the year 2012, China's general aviation (GA) industry logged a total of 517 thousand flight hours, representing a total growth rate of 2.8% over the previous year. Of the 517 thousand total hours, industrial operations accounted for 77.1 thousand hours, showing a growth rate of 36% over the previous year. Agriculture and forestry operations on the other hand accounted for 31.9 thousand hours, showing a 3.9% decline from last year. All other GA operations experienced a 1.2% decline from last year’s figures, accounting for the remaining 408.1 thousand hours.

2.China's GA Companies as of 2012

By the end of 2012, 146 GA related companies had been certified in China. The regions hosting the enterprises are broken down as follows:

Northern China Region 41

Central and southern China Region 27

East China Region 29

Northeast China Region 16

Southwest China Region 16

Northwest China Region 11

China's Xinjiang Region 6

3. China's GA Aircraft Numbers

By the end of 2012, China had registered a total of 1,320 GA aircraft, among which 328 are operated for flight training purposes.







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