Changsha Airport Passenger Volume up 60% in Spring Festival Holiday

The passenger throughput of Changsha airport hit an all-time high during the seven-day Spring Festival Holiday. The Changsha Huanghua International Airport handled 174 international flights and received 27,090 passengers in total, respectively up 41.46% and 63.87% compared with the same period last year.In the first three days of the first lunar month, over 30 international flights were operated through the airport eachday.

According to the chief of the Changsha Border Defense Inspection Station, as many as 10,240 tourists flew to Germany in 2014. The launching of direct flight from Changsha to Los Angeles operated by Dynamic Airwaysin December of 2014 further drove the craze of outbound travel during thisSpring Festival Holiday. 1,809 residentswent to the United States, a year-on-year growth of 134 percent.

Translator: Zhang Minsi

Source: Hunan Official Web Portal