Harbin airport passenger flows spike during festival
Updated : 2019-04-11
By ( chinadaily.com.cn )
Harbin Taiping International Airport experienced a spike in passenger numbers due to the Qingming Festival holidays which concluded on April 7, according to officials.
Statistics released by Harbin airport reveal that it handled 1,142 flights and 152,000 passengers over a three-day period.
Staff members at the airport said that domestic cities -- including Shanghai, Wuhan, Hangzhou, Nanjing, Kunming and Xiamen, Jinan and Qingdao, as well as international cities such as Seoul, Tokyo and Osaka -- are the top travel destinations for Harbin residents.
They added that most Harbin tourists head to the cities to enjoy the scenic delights of the blossoms.
The flow of return passengers at the airport peaked on April 7, with 54,000 passengers and 399 flights that day. Incoming flights to Harbin mainly came from Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Nanjing, Shenzhen, Qingdao and Yantai.
The autumn schedule for power grid maintenance in Harbin, Northeast China’s Heilongjiang province concluded on Oct 30.
The High People’s Court of Heilongjiang province officially launched Thunderbolt Action.
About 10 government departments in Daoli district, Harbin, Heilongjiang province, carried out joint enforcement June 1 to remove more than 20 illegal constructions with a total area of over 2000 square meters to advance an expropriation project.
Harbin has seen a dramatic reduction in traffic congestion, according to statistics released by Amap, a Chinese navigation service provider.