Whoever is lucky enough to be sitting in seat 50L and 50K on board China Eastern’s first flight out of Dunhuang tomorrow morning will find their in-flight magazine annotated to identify the following as nations: Taiwan, Tibet, East Turkestan.
They will also find a more reasonable assessment of China’s claims over islands in the South China Sea. The island a thousand miles from China and fifty miles from Malaysia, in particular, is no longer shown as sovereign Chinese territory.
I’d have scribbled on more magazines if I could, but I dropped my pen.
While we’re on the subject of Things That Are Wrong, I was pretty grumpy that the back of the China Eastern boarding pass featured a Singapore Airlines 777 with its tail marking photo-shopped off. For. Shame.