Privately run Uni-Top Airlinesis expected to gain approval from CAAC for its formal launch although the regulator has tightened its grip on new entrants. The Wuhan-based cargo carrier is scheduled to receive an operating certificate from CAAC soon, the last step before approval to commence operations. In October, CAAC announced it would continue to suspend approval of new entrants except “cargo carriers and the carriers that operate [domestically produced] aircraft and [are] based ...

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