China's civil aviation sector grows 7.9% in 2019
01/07/2020|5:23:14 PM|Xinhua

China's civil aviation industry posted steady growth in 2019, reporting expanded size and improved service quality, according to the country's civil aviation regulator.

The industry operated 660 million passenger trips in 2019, up 7.9 percent year on year, said Feng Zhenglin, head of the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC), at a work conference for 2020 held Monday.

Total transport turnover of the sector reached 129.3 billion tonne-kilometers, with cargo and mail volume hitting 7.53 million tonnes, up 7.1 percent and 1.9 percent year on year, respectively.

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