IATA and Cathay Pacific Airways warned Friday that urgent attention is needed to relieve air traffic congestion in the burgeoning Pearl River Delta region, noting that the crowding is capping movements at Hong Kong International Airport at 53 per hr. instead of a potential 75. Speaking at an Aerospace Forum Asia lunch in Hong Kong, IATA DG and CEO Giovanni Bisignani said the congestion is costing airlines HK$1 million ($128,461) per day. Cathay CEO Philip Chen added that the "airline has ...

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