Tibet Airlines enters into a new stage of development

By: China Tibet News
Updated: Nov. 14, 2018
Nov.14,2018-- Along with rapid economic development, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region Airlines has entered a new stage of development and gradually become a mature regional airline company with huge investment. Recently, Tibet Airlines purchased its 19th aircraft A319 (B-304M), then the fleet size was expanded to 30. It is estimated that by the end of the"13th Five-Year Plan", the fleet size will reach more than 40.
Since the first voyage on July 26, 2011, the Tibetan civil aviation has maintained a fast development in terms of both passenger and cargo handling capacity. At present, Tibet Airlines is striving to build itself as an internationalized modern air transport enterprise with plateau operation characteristics and create a strategic layout with Lhasa, Sichuan, Chongqing, and Xi'an as bases. Now, the airlines network of Tibet Airlines has covered all civil aviation airports in Tibet, realizing the normalization of night flights, and opening nearly 60 domestic and international routes. [Zhi Xinghua, He Huizhong]
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