Who Will Be China’s First Female Astronaut?

The Guardian’s Tania Branigan reports that two female fighter pilots, Liu Yang and Wang Yaping, have made the shortlist to become China’s first female astronaut. One of them will join the country’s first manned...

China’s New Status Symbol: A Pilot’s License

With at least three hundred private jets plying Chinese airspace—two thirds of them without legal registration—some among China’s new rich are aiming to stand out by learning to fly their own planes. From Jing...

Skies Not So Bright for China Pilots

From Los Angeles Times: If American travelers thought they had it bad these days, consider what happened to passengers on 18 China Eastern flights recently. The planes took off from Kunming airport in southern China. Some turned...



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