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New cross-strait direct flight route launched

06-22-2010 13:49 BJT Special Report: 5th Round of ARATS-SEF Talks |

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A new cross-Taiwan Strait flight route from Fuzhou to Penghu was launched Monday. The sixth direct flight route will save a lot time for mainland tourists. Here's what an official from Fujian province had to say.

Chen Ling, Deputy Director of Taiwan Affairs Office, Fujian said "Mainland tourists used to have to take a detour before heading to Penghu. They might fly first to Kaohsiung and then Penghu and it was the same with return route."

Editor:Xiong Qu |Source: CCTV.com

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