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China's flight punctuality rate rises in 2011

By Lin Hongmei (China Military Online)

15:35, February 10, 2012

Edited and translated by Ma Xi, People's Daily Online

The flight punctuality rate of China's civil aviation reached 77.9 percent in 2011, up 2.1 percent compared with the previous year, which was operated under a high density of 17,900 flights each day.

The air traffic control system insured 6.55 million take off and landing of airplanes, with a year-on-year growth of 8.2 percent, said Wang Liya, the director of the Air Traffic Control Bureau under the Civil Aviation Administration of China.


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