Cover: Red China builds an airline.

Red China builds an airline.

Published 1966

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Discussion of the development and current status of civil aviation in China, based on data drawn from the open literature. The Chinese have moved slowly in expansion of air service and development of an aircraft industry. It is concluded that domestic services, route patterns, and the amount of specialized services will need much improvement before the Chinese civil air fleet will pose a threat to other airlines in Southeast Asia or have an impact on transportation in any military campaign.

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