Tue, 09 Mar 2021

China to continue suspending flights to and from UK

10 Jan 2021, 21:51 GMT+10

Aerial photo taken on June 25, 2019 shows the terminal building of the newly-built Beijing Daxing International Airport in Beijing, capital of China. (Xinhua/Zhang Chenlin)

BEIJING, Jan. 10 (Xinhua) -- China will continue suspending regular passenger flights to and from the United Kingdom to cope with the possible impact of the variant of the coronavirus found in the UK, the civil aviation regulator announced Sunday.

The renewed suspension will take effect from Monday, according to the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC).

The CAAC requires domestic and foreign airlines to coordinate services regarding ticket refunds and flight changes for affected passengers. ■

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