SINGAPORE – Singapore Changi Airport handled 4.60 million passengers in January 2014, an increase of 6.3% on-year.
HONG KONG - Hosted by Sina Weibo HK, the eye-catching award presentation ceremony of "Weibo Star 2013" announced the winners recently. Hong Kong Airlines' official Weibo (microblog) "@Hong Kong
BANGKOK - Thailand national carrier lost money in 2013 after making a year earlier a profit of US$ 219 million. In 2011, the carrier had already posted a loss of US$335 million for 2011. Thai should
LOS ANGELES - United Airlines announced that it will introduce nonstop flights between its hub at Los Angeles International Airport and Melbourne, Australia, effective Oct. 26, 2014 (westbound),
BERLIN - airberlin has extended its codeshare agreement with its strategic partner Etihad Airways to include flights to India. Daily connections are now available via Abu Dhabi to Bangalore, Chennai,
Bangkok Airways is discounting fares to support the launch of its latest service to Chiang Rai.
VANCOUVER - China Southern Airlines, the largest airline in the People’s Republic of China, is pleased to announce the start of 787 Dreamliner service between Baiyun International Airport Guangzhou
SINGAPORE - Singapore Airshow 2014 wrapped up the trade segment of the six-day event with deals announced worth US$32 billion, surpassing the value of deals announced in 2012. Major announcements
SINGAPORE - Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company, announced that it has signed an exclusive, 10-year Fleet Management Program (FMP) agreement with Malaysia Airlines to maintain the
SINGAPORE – Embraer Executive Jets has signed a contract with Hawker Pacific to provide full maintenance support to Legacy 500 and Legacy 450 customers in the Asia Pacific region. This agreement comes
SINGAPORE – Embraer S.A. has signed a definitive agreement with India’s Air Costa for a firm order for 50 E-Jets E2s with an additional 50 purchase rights. The acquisition is a mix of 25 E190-E2s and
MUMBAI - The all new state-of-the-art international integrated terminal T2 at Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport commenced operations with the inaugural flight of Jet Airways, India's
SINGAPORE - Boeing and Nok Airlines Public Company Limited (Nok Air) announced from the Singapore Airshow a commitment to order eight Next-Generation 737-800s and seven 737 MAX 8s. The commitment,
SINGAPORE - Embraer Commercial Aviation forecasts that airlines in Asia Pacific, including China, will take delivery of 1,500 new jets in the 70 to 130-seat segment over the next 20 years (valued at
SINGAPORE - Airbus published a new research report about the comfort demands of Asian economy class passengers. 'The Future of Comfort: Asia' conducted by global future consultancy Future Laboratory,
JAKARTA - Meanwhile Operating Income decreased by 66.4 percent, amounting to USD 56.4 million, compared to the amount of USD 168.1 million received in 2012. Income for the period also declined from
JAKARTA - Like many other carriers in Indonesia, Tigerair Mandala is currently bracing hard times. The airline decided already late last year to slow down its expansion as it is facing –like other
HANOI - Vietnam’s VietJetAir has finalised a major order for the A320 Family to meet its future expansion plans. The purchase agreement covers firm orders for 42 A320neo, 14 A320ceo and 7 A321ceo,
MUMBAI - Jet Airways, India’s premier international airline, was adjudged winner of the coveted 7th Loyalty Award 2014 for the “Best Loyalty Program in Service Sector” at The Lalit Hotel in Mumbai.
DOHA — Qatar Airways has announced that, commencing 31 March, 2014, it will be operating a Boeing 787 Dreamliner alongside its existing fleet of Boeing 777s on its Singapore-Doha sector – the
SINGAPORE - Boeing says strong economic and passenger growth will be main drivers of new airplane demand in the Asia Pacific region. Boeing estimates the region's airlines will need an additional
JAKARTA- Indonesian government finally decided to suspend all the flights of state-owned airline Merpati Nusantara, as the carrier has been unable to find a solution to halt its financial troubles.
SINGAPORE - The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) in Singapore inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with leading aerospace company Airbus at the 3rd Aerospace Technology
SINGAPORE – Scoot, LCC of the year, revealed further details of its plans for the Boeing 787 aircraft, of which it has 20 on firm order. These include the first delivery and surrounding promotional
BANGKOK- Is Thailand’s seeds of revolution –beyond the controversial figure of its leader Suthep Thaugsuban- reaching now businesses? Last week, the President of Kasikorn Bank – the Bank of