Air routes in Tibet reach 120

Recently, with the open of Lhasa-Hongyuan-Minayang flight route, air routes in Tibet reach 120, according to information from Civil Aviation Administration of Tibet Autonomous Region.

In August, the flight movements in Tibet was 5450, passenger throughout 615,000 and cargo throughout 5261.5 tons, a year-on-year increase of 9%, 4.1% and 22.4% due to increasing tourists from inland to Tibet, according to a local responsible official.

Up to now, Tibet has five airports linking over 60 cities across the county.