China’s Tibet Airlines is awaiting approval from the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) to open new international routes, which have not yet been disclosed. Tibet Airlines—from the Tibetan Autonomous Region of China—is based at Lhasa Gonggar Airport, one of the world’s highest airports at an altitude of 12,000 ft. It launched operations in 2011 and operates a fleet of nine Airbus A320 aircraft. Currently, the carrier connects 27 destinations within ...

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