The little known Chinese role in India's aviation sector
July 01, 2020  19:35
'Chinese companies may have made significant inroads into several sectors in India. Relatively unknown, however, has been their growing role in the Indian aviation industry,' reports Prince Mathews Thomas in   

'Nearly all Indian airlines, including IndiGo, SpiceJet, GoAir, Vistara and AirAsia India have leased planes from Chinese players. Only national carrier Air India is not on the list,' he writes, adding that 'Of the 480 aircraft that are operated by Indian carriers, 96 are leased from Chinese lessors. In total, about 650 aircraft are currently operational in India.'   

You can read the full report here.
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