The China Regional Aviation Forum will be held in Boao of south China's Hainan province on March 26-28, marking the beginning of China's centennial commemorations of its aviation history.
Under a theme of discussing methods to promote the regional jet market in China, the General Administration of Civil Aviation of China and nearly 30 domestic and foreign airline companies, as well as aircraft manufacturers will gather together during the forum.
Experts said that 100 years ago human beings realized their dream of flight. To date, world aviation manufacturing and transportation have achieved remarkable progress.
In China, the regional jet market has become a new bright spot in economic development, with the country expecting to need at least 660 new regional jets in the next 20 years.