Zhengzhou Airport has completed a total of 400,000 tons of cargo and mail throughput this year

2021-08-09

    At Zhengzhou Airport on August 9, two runways were taking off and landing aircraft in an orderly manner. The number of passengers in the T2 terminal was significantly reduced. The airport staff were conducting temperature measurements on passengers, checking nucleic acid test reports, handling check-in and security checks, etc. , Order is in order. In contrast, the freight business of Zhengzhou Airport is still busy. Employees at various positions at the freight site strictly follow the requirements for prevention and control of imported and exported goods. dial.

    Since August this year, confirmed cases of new coronary pneumonia have appeared in many places in China, and various localities have urgently introduced epidemic prevention and control measures such as "unnecessary not going out of the market". Affected by this, passenger travel has been significantly reduced, and airlines have significantly reduced flight operations.

    The reporter learned from Henan Airport Group that, as an important domestic aviation hub and the opening window for the central region, Zhengzhou Airport's passenger flights have dropped significantly, and the volume of cargo flights has basically not been affected. From August 1 to August 8, the average daily take-off and landing of cargo planes was 32. The number of sorties, the freight channel continued to be unblocked.

    It is understood that due to the impact of the epidemic, from July 30 to August 8, the number of flights at major hub airports across the country dropped by about half on average. During this period, Zhengzhou Airport has actually implemented more than 2500 flights, and the number of flights dropped from 619 flights on July 30 to 104 flights on August 6.

    According to preliminary statistics, from August 1 to August 8, the total number of inbound and outbound passengers transported by Zhengzhou Airport was only 21,000. A total of 12,000 tons of cargo and mail throughput have been completed, of which international and regional cargo and mail throughput has reached 11,000 tons, a year-on-year increase of 3%. From January 1 to August 8, 2021, Zhengzhou Airport’s cumulative cargo and mail throughput exceeded 400,000 tons, a year-on-year increase of 25%. The international and regional cargo and mail throughput totaled 300,000 tons, a year-on-year increase of 36%, ensuring The air cargo channel continues to be unblocked, helping to smooth the international and domestic double circulation.

    Zhengzhou Airport reminds that the flight plans of various airlines have changed greatly recently, and prevention and control measures have been introduced in various regions. Passengers are requested to actively respond to the government's call, and if they do not need to go out of the city, they should consciously take personal protection before departure. Learn more about local prevention and control measures and airline flight information, so as not to affect your own itinerary.