Hunan’s Airports Resume Over 90% Domestic Flights
Hunan’s airports have resumed passenger flights to 120 airports in 28 provinces, and the number of flights increased from 110 to 736. The Changsha Huanghua International Airport has resumed 93% of normal capacity. Regional airports, including Changde and Yueyang airports, have resumed more than 95%.
Changsha Subway Passenger Trips Hit Record High
As the first phases of the Changsha Metro Line 3 and Line 5 began trial operation, Changsha’s rail transit operating mileage has exceeded 161 kilometers, and its metro network comprehensive effectiveness has been improved. Passenger trips on Changsha’s metro lines hit a record high of 1.43 million on July 17, up 32.4% over the same period last year.
Changsha Cultural Tourism-themed Subway Train Launched
A flash mob performance was staged on a Changsha Metro Line 3 train at 11: 30 a.m. on July 18, attracting many passengers. The train departed from the Shantang Station on the Changsha Metro Line 3. It was the first Changsha cultural tourism-themed subway train operated to promote the city’s tourism products.
Second Section of Tanzhou Avenue Opens to Traffic
The second section of Tanzhou Avenue completed its main part of construction and opened to traffic on July 13, about three months earlier than scheduled. This section between Liantang Road and Lianping Avenue used to be a two-way six-lane road. After construction, it was broadened to become a two-way ten-lane one, with 6 main roads and 4 auxiliary roads.
Changsha Opens New Urban Trunk Road to Xiangtan
The Changsha Xiaoxiang Avenue Section 3 Project, and the Xiangjiang River West Bank Levee Upgrading Project (Xunfu Road – Xiangtan’s Jiuhua) were recently accepted and opened to traffic.
Xiaoxiang Avenue West Line Opens to Traffic
The Xiaoxiang Avenue West Line Project, stretching from Qingfeng South Road to Xunfu Road, was undertaken by the China Construction 5th Engineering Bureau Co., Ltd. It is an important vertical line in the Dawangshan Tourist Resort, and also a first-class urban road planned and constructed between Changsha and Xiangtan.