China’s Labor Day Holiday May See 67% Fewer People on Flights, CAAC Says

ZHANG YUSHUO

(Yicai Global) April 30 — Some 2.9 million people in China are expected to travel by air during the upcoming five-day Labor Day holiday, which is 67 percent less than a year ago, according to the Civil Aviation Administration of China.

The passenger load factor is expected to be no more than 70 percent, much lower than usual, the CAAC added in its statement today.

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