The first weekend of charter flights across the Taiwan Strait concluded Monday with 11 carriers having offered services, which many regard as an important step toward the opening of scheduled flights between the Chinese mainland and Taiwan. The 11 airlines are Air China, China Southern Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Hainan Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, Xiamen Airlines, China Airlines, Mandarin Airlines, TransAsia Airways, Uni Air and EVA Air. (ATWOnline, July 3) Taiwanese aviation ...

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