- UK and China struck a new deal on the number of flights in London today
- Cap on passenger flights to be lifted from 40 each way to 100 every day
- An unlimited number of cargo flights will also be allowed and there will now be no restrictions on destinations for British flights into China
The number of flights between Britain and China are to more than double under a new deal struck in London today.
The current cap of 40 passengers flights each way is to be lifted to 100 and British airlines will now be able to plan routes to any Chinese airport – rather than just six today.
Cargo flights between Britain and China will now be unrestricted.
The Government hailed the new deal as a boost for ‘Global Britain’ as the UK begins the…