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Business aviation in China

People's Republic of China is in Asia.
CAAC - Civil Aviation Administration of China - www.caac.gov.cn

Registered business aircraft:
1,325

Based business air charter operators:
46

Based business aircraft for charter:
198

Business air charter brokers:
39

Most prevalent aircraft types:

1Airbus Helicopters H125/AS350124
2Bell 40790
3Cessna Caravan87
4Airbus ACJ32081
5Boeing B-73759
6Gulfstream G500/G55054
7Airbus Helicopters H215/H225/AS33245
8Agusta A11938
9Gulfstream G65035
10Sikorsky S-7634
11AgustaWestland AW13933
12Gulfstream G400/G45033
13Airbus Helicopters H13532
14Quest Kodiak31
15Global 6000/Express/XRS30
16Beechcraft King Air 30029
17Bell 505 Jet Ranger X28
18Bell 206B JetRanger28
19Enstrom 48026
20Agusta A10926
21Robinson R6626
22Challenger 800 series25
23Airbus Helicopters H155B23
24Citation 560XL22
25Pilatus PC-1222
26Fairchild Dornier Envoy 321
27Beechcraft King Air 9018
28Bell 42917
29Airbus Helicopters AS36517
30Airbus Helicopters H12016
31Bell 206L LongRanger16
32Falcon 7X15
33Airbus Helicopters H13014
34Tecnam P2006T14
35Challenger 60514
36Sikorsky S-9214
37Cessna CitationJet/CJ113
38Pilatus PC-612
39Global 500010
40Gulfstream G2807
41Airbus ACJ3197
42Embraer Legacy 600/6507
43Gulfstream G200/Galaxy6
44Challenger 3005
45Learjet 35/365
46Airbus ACJ3185
47Bell 4125
48Airbus Helicopters H1754
49Airbus ACJ3304
50AgustaWestland AW1694
51Piper PA-424
52MDH 902 Explorer4
53Citation 550/5514
54Aerospatiale SA315B4
55Boeing BBJ14
56Citation Sovereign3
57Embraer Phenom 3003
58Learjet 603
59Hawker 750/800/9003
60Airbus Helicopters H1453
61MDH 520N2
62Mil Mi-17 Hip-H2
63Bombardier CRJ2002
64Beechcraft King Air 2002
65P180 Avanti2
66Bell 2122
67Challenger 6042
68Falcon 900EASy2
69Piper twin piston2
70Mil Mi-8 Hip2
71Global 75001
72Kamov Ka-321
73Citation X1
74Schweizer 3331
75Jetstream 31/411
76Citation Mustang1
77Falcon 2000 EASy1
78Diamond DA621
79Falcon 8X1
80HondaJet1
81MDH 6001
82Beechjet 4001
83Citation 6501
84Bell 4271
85MDH 5001
86Embraer Lineage 10001

Major business aviation airports:

1Beijing (Capital)39  business aviation companies active
2Hong Kong International29
3Shanghai (Hongqiao)20
4Shanghai (Pudong)18
5Guangzhou (Baiyun)18
6Shenzhen (Bao'an)12
7Tianjin (Binhai)9
8Xiamen (Gaoqi)9
9Chengdu (Shuangliu International)7
10Nanjing (Lukou)7
11Xi'An (Xianyang)6
12Hangzhou (Xiaoshan)6
13Haikou (Meilan)6
14Chongqing (Jiangbei)5
15Wuhan (Tianhe)4
16Shenyang (Taoxian)4
17Changsha (Huanghua)4
18Sanya (Phoenix International)4
19Beijing (Daxing International)3
20Yichang Sanxia International 3
21Zhuhai (Jiwan)3
22Urumiqi (Diwopu)3
23Qingdao (Jiaodong International)3
24Nanning (Wuxu)3
25Kunming (Changshui International)3
26Jinan (Yaoqiang)3
27Guilin (Liangjiang)3
28Fuzhou (Changle)3
29Dalian (Zhoushuizi)3
30Nantong (Xingdong)2
31Rizhao (Shanzihe)2
32Zhengzhou (Xinzheng)2
33Shijiazhuang (Zhengding)2
34Nanchang (Changbei)2
35Hohhot (Baita)2
36Hefei (Xinqiao)2
37Harbin (Taiping)2
38Changchun (Longjia International)2
39Chengdu (Tianfu International)1
40Tangshan Sannvhe1
41Manzhouli Xijiao1
42Nanping (Wuyishan)1
43Longyan (Guanzhishan)1
44Hong Kong (Sky Shuttle Heliport)1
45Xishuangbanna (Gasa)1
46Taiyuan (Wusu)1
47Ningbo (Lishe)1
48Jiamusi1
49Wuhan (Hannan General Aviation)0
50Guiyang (Longdongbao International)0
51Linyi (Shubuling)0
52Yinchuan (Hedong International)0
53Beijing (Nanyuan)0
54Qamdo (Qamdo Bamda)0
55Daocheng (Daocheng Yading)0
56Yantai (Penglai International)0
57Yanji0
58Xichang (Qingshan)0
59Qiqihar (Sanjiazi)0
60Mudanjiang (Hailang)0
61Lanzhou (Zhongchuan)0
62Kashi0
63Hotan0
64Hailar (Dongshan)0
65Shanghai (Gaodong Heliport)0

Business aviation suppliers in China

Maintenance  51   •   Completions  2   •   Training  2

ExecuJet Haite and Metrojet acquire Funian Aviation

Reinforcing their already well-established positions as market leaders within the Asia region, the acquisition of Funian is a first step in the long term plans of the two companies.

July 5, 2022   Full report

EHang founder, chairman and CEO Huazhi Hu and COO Xin Fang attended the ceremony with ABC Guangzhou branch president Dalong Li and Tianhe sub-branch president Weiming Peng, and EHang CFO Richard Liu and ABC vice president Meijia Li signed the partnership agreement.

Million dollar funding gives EHang the edge

Funding of nearly $150m, RMB 1bn, from a Chinese commercial bank will see EHang invest in development targets across all areas of operation.

June 29, 2022   Full report

Metrojet Engineering's hangar facility at Clark International airport.

Metrojet in the Philippines renews Part 145 approval

Since opening in April 2021, Metrojet's Clark airport facility has received numerous maintenance requests from Philippine US-registered aircraft. Renewal of FAA certification affirms its efforts to service those demands.

June 26, 2022   Full report

EHang and Tianxingjian purchase and sale contract signing ceremony.

EHang prepares for EH216 scenic flights at Hunan

EHang has been trialling aerial sightseeing operations since last year, and plans to roll out EH216 flights from vertiports around the cliffs, waterfalls and primitive forests of the Aizhai Wonder in Hunan province, China.

June 23, 2022   Full report

Bombardier China chairman Jianwei Zhang.

Bombardier appoints chairman for China

Jianwei Zhang, previously part of Bombardier's management team, has rejoined the company as chairman for China. His 26 years' experience in the aerospace and transport industries has mostly been spent with the OEM.

June 20, 2022   Full report

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