Competition for passengers and routes is becoming fierce among airports in the Greater Bay Area, which is southern China’s economic hub.
Much of the credit for the rising numbers goes to greater public awareness of the health and safety protocols the industry is adopting to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Businessmen are willing to be quarantined for 28 days or more and bear all the related costs, said MCCC president.
Scheduled domestic flights during the Golden Week are up by more than 11% compared with 2019.
Bookings for star-rated hotels in Macao increased 50% month-on-month.
The number of flights between China and other countries continues to increase.
Hundreds of cabin crew lost their jobs over the summer after the carrier closed its crew bases in North America.
The regional airline had been scheduled to operate three flights a week between Kuala Lumpur and Hong Kong.
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