SINGAPORE SilkAir will launch services to Fuzhou, China, from 21 November subject to applicable approvals.
BANGKOK Thai Airways International will operate a new service to Tehran this October and add more flights to Moscow.
YANGON Myanmar aviation authorities plans to switch the country air traffic system to a space-based surveillance model to keep track of the rising number of foreign and domestic aircraft flying
PARIS Air France-KLM said, Wednesday, it managed to cut its net loss significantly in the first half of this year, but warned terrorist attacks had reduced the attractiveness of France as a travel
NEW YORK Boeing reported a second-quarter loss Wednesday due to elevated costs for an Air Force contract and for commercial air production as it confirmed its full-year plane deliveries targets.
DUBAI Emirates has announced that it will upgrade one of its four daily flights between Dubai and Johannesburg to an Airbus A380-800 effective 1 February 2017.
SINGAPORE SilkAir has signed a codeshare agreement with Lao Airlines for its flights to Vientiane and Luang Prabang.
The first A350 XWB for Thai Airways International (THAI) has completed its maiden flight over the skies of South West France. The aircraft bearing the airline’s distinctive livery will now enter the
NEW YORK An EgyptAir flight that crashed into the Mediterranean in May likely broke up in mid-air after a fire erupted in or near the cockpit, the New York Times reported Friday.
Guests flying with Virgin Australia will soon be connected and better entertained than ever before, with the airline to introduce inflight wi-fi on its domestic and international fleet.
The first A350 XWB for Thai Airways International (THAI) has rolled out from cabin furnishing & engine installation at the Airbus Toulouse Final Assembly Line, bearing the airline’s full distinctive
SAN FRANCISCO - Traveling between the West Coast and the South Pacific just got easier as United Airlines launched new nonstop service between its premier Pacific gateway at San Francisco
LONDON Britain’s vote to leave the EU could open a period of turbulence for the country’s airline industry, which has soared under the EU’s Single European Sky system over the last two decades.
GENEVA IATA’s Preliminary estimates suggest that UK air passengers could drop by 3% to 5% by 2020, driven by the expected downturn in economic activity and the fall in the sterling exchange rate.
YANGON A French-Italian aircraft manufacturer that builds ATRs plans to open an aircraft maintenance centre at Yangon International Airport.
YANGON Myanmar Airways International plans more flights between Myanmar and Singapore following the signing of a visa-free travel accord between the two countries.
YANGON Myanmar’s Department of Civil Aviation confirmed, last week, it is crafting a new aviation legislation to be presented to the government soon.
NEW DELHI India approved a civil aviation policy, Wednesday, aimed at making air travel affordable for millions of Indians and vastly expanding the country’s aviation market.
BRUSSELS Iranian flag carrier Iran Air has been taken off a safety blacklist and cleared to fly in the European Union, the European Commission said Thursday.
AMMAN – Royal Jordanian and Qatar Airways have announced an expansion of their current code-share agreement, which will add six new destinations to Royal Jordanian’s network. RJ will enhance Qatar
DANANG Vietnam Airlines will launch flights from Danang to Bangkok, 26 June, with four flights weekly using an Airbus A321 aircraft.
SYDNEY Qantas Group announced, Tuesday, the completion of an AUD500 million share buy-back.
ISTANBUL Turkish authorities have sunk an A300 Airbus jet off a resort on the Aegean Sea to boost dive tourism in the region, reports said Sunday.
BANGKOK China Eastern Airlines will introduce flights connecting Bangkok and Wuhan in China starting 2 July.
CHIANG MAI More airlines are planning to launch services to Chiang Mai during the remainder of the year that will strengthen its status as the main aviation gateway to North Thailand.