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.
SEATTLE - Alaska Airlines and Japan Airlines (JAL) have announced plans for a codeshare agreement and frequent flier partnership, which will provide seamless travel and mileage earning opportunities
WASHINGTON It could be a case of racial profiling — or doing maths in the wrong place at the wrong time.
HONG KONG Seventeen passengers were injured Saturday when a Hong Kong Airlines flight hit severe turbulence over Borneo after taking off from the Indonesian resort island of Bali, an airport official
SINGAPORE Lion Air has selected global technology provider, Sabre Corporation, to deliver an end-to-end airline operations and crew management platform that will optimise daily operations and reduce
BANGKOK Ministry of Tourism and Sports has asked local airlines with head offices in Thailand to expand services to ASEAN countries and India.
LUANG PRABANG SilkAir’s plans to launch a service to Luang Prabang and Vientiane in Laos, late October, will boost tourism and is an important addition to the SQ group’s network in ASEN, according to
BANGKOK Thailand’s Nok Air and its long-haul associate, NokScoot, will focus on expanding services to China for the remainder of 2016, according to Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation’s recent analysis.
FRANKFURT Walkouts by members of Germany’s biggest services sector union, Verdi, led to the cancellation of more than 1,200 flights in and out of the country’s main airports on Wednesday, with flag
ABU DHABI Etihad Airways said on Wednesday its net profit for 2015 surged 41% to USD103 million on the back of rising passenger numbers and cargo volumes.
BANGKOK Thai AirAsia will launch a daily flight from Bangkok to Vientiane in Laos effective 1 July.
On April 21, 2016, Korean Air has resumed flights between Saint Petersburg (Russia) and Seoul. The carrier will operate three weekly services from Incheon International Airport to Pulkovo
BANGKOK, Thailand - Travelport (TVPT), a leading Travel Commerce Platform, and Bangkok Airways, have announced the extension of their multi-year content agreement. Under this agreement, Bangkok
SINGAPORE - Vietjet Aviation Joint Stock Company (“Vietjet”) has announced the launch of its new international route connecting Ho Chi Minh City and Kuala Lumpur.
SEATTLE - Boeing delivered Nok Air's 21st Next-Generation 737-800 during a ceremony at the Seattle Delivery Center. The celebration marked the third direct-purchased 737-800 to be delivered to Nok