May 10, 2018 05:38 PM

North Korean Carrier Plans Flights Between Chengdu, Pyongyang

Photo: VCG
Photo: VCG

North Korea’s Air Koryo plans to launch charter flights between Pyongyang and Chengdu in Southwest China, two airline officials told Reuters, amid a major improvement in diplomatic relations between the neighbors.

The flights to the Sichuan province city, one of the biggest in China's vast western region, could start as early as late June if approved by China’s aviation regulator, the officials told Reuters on condition of anonymity.

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