The US Ambassador’s Reception on December 15, 2017


On December 15, 2017, Ambassador Terry Branstad hosted an evening reception for ACP, to celebrate the 15-year cooperation between ACP and CAAC.

ACP Co-Chair John Bruns, USTDA Deputy Director Enoh Ebong, and FAA Asia Pacific Regional Director Carey Fagan welcomed 100 guests from 32 ACP member companies and the Chinese aviation community. The distinguished Chinese delegation was led by CAAC Administrator Feng Zhenglin, and Deputy Administrator Wang Zhiqing. The gathering included representatives from CAAC, MFA, NDRC, MOFCOM and the US government, including USTDA, State, FCS, TSA and FAA. Both sides recognized the importance of ACP’s contributions to China’s aviation development, and its outstanding safety record.

Aviation continues to be a bright spot and growing part of the US-China relationship, said Ambassador Branstad.