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Changsha-Dhaka all-cargo air route resumed

Source:Hunan Daily
Updated:2022-04-12 14:58:27

A B757-200 all-cargo aircraft of SF Airlines took off from the Changsha Huanghua International Airport at around 11:00 am on April 11, and would arrive in Dhaka, capital of Bangladesh, at 8:00 pm on the same day. This marked the resumption of Changsha airport’s third international all-cargo flight route this year, after the Changsha-Kuala Lumpur route of AirAsia Airlines and the Changsha-St. Paul route of Belarusian Airlines.

The newly-resumed route operates three times a week on Mondays, Tuesdays and Saturdays. It will mainly satisfy the trading demands for the imports and exports of garments, garments textile raw materials, cloth rolls, machinery and equipment, among other things.

Cargo to be shipped.

To ensure the route’s smooth resumption, the Freight Service Branch Company of the Hunan Airport Industry Co., Ltd. proactively strengthened on-site supervision; coordinated with the customs, aircraft maintenance organs, the Hunan General Station of Exit-Entry Frontier Inspection, and the Changsha Epidemic Prevention and control Headquarters; and, made preparations in advance for flight scheduling, personnel arrangement, operation control, safety guarantee, and epidemic prevention and control.

On the day of resumption, the company strictly followed relevant rules on epidemic prevention and control, and implemented the work requirements of “four fixed and two centralized” --fixed operation personnel, operation site, production equipment and rest area and centralized working and residing areas. These efforts ensured the smooth export of 26 tons of cargo.

The resumption of the route is of great significance to the steady economic development of Hunan province under the current situation of normalized epidemic prevention and control. It has greatly enriched Changsha airport’s international airline network; greatly improved the air transport efficiency between Changsha and Bangladesh; given full play to the advantages of Changsha airport as an air gateway; and, played a positive role in promoting Hunan’s further development in cross-border e-commerce enterprise clusters and import and export business.

Translator: Kuang Zhenzhen