WASHINGTON Virgin Galactic’s new spaceship has made a successful first glide flight, a key step after a deadly crash of its predecessor two years ago, the spaceflight company said at the weekend.
LISBON Qatar Airways jet made an emergency landing at a Portuguese military base in the Azores islands Sunday after heavy turbulence injured passengers.
Embraer reached another milestone with its E-Jets program - the delivery of the 1,300th aircraft. The E-Jet, an E195, was handed over to China’s Tianjin Airlines in a ceremony at the factory in Sao
JAKARTA – TAUZIA Hotel Management along with PT. Segara Biru Kencana jointly announced the opening of Maison Aurelia – Sanur by Preference Hotels located on Jl. Danau Tamblingan, in the heart of
HANOI Indonesia’s low cost airline, Lion Air, plans a joint venture in Vietnam around the second quarter of next year using its Batik Air brand.
BANGKOK Nok Air a low-cost airline based in Bangkok took delivery of a new Boeing 737-800 last week.
Japan’s Peach Aviation has signed a firm order with Airbus for the purchase of 10 A320neo and three A320ceo aircraft. The order was announced at a signing ceremony in Tokyo attended by Shinichi Inoue,
BANGKOK Low-cost airline, Thai AirAsia, is planning to expand services to China and India, according to a recent Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation analysis.
HO CHI MINH CITY Ho Chi Minh City authorities are working on a long-range plan to construct a metro line connecting Tan Son Nhat Airport to a nearby park that would reduce congestion around the
YANGON Myanmar National Airlines will add five weekly flights on its Yangon-Singapore route effective 1 December.
DUBAI Emirates has adopted an all Airbus A380 and Boeing 777 fleet after retiring the last of its Airbus A330 and A340 aircraft.
BANGKOK Thai Airways International will make adjustments to its flight schedule, 12 to 16 November, during the Loi Krathong festival week.
HAT YAI Thai Lion Air will double flights between the southern Thai town of Hat Yai and Udon Thani in Northeast Thailand.
The Philippines’ leading carrier, Cebu Pacific opens its regional office in Korea at 7th floor, Section B, Sesomunro 106, Jung-Gu, Seoul, Korea as part of its regional promotion and expansion.
HO CHI MINH CITY An extension of the international terminal at Tan Son Nhat International Airport, in Ho Chi Minh City is now open.
KIEN GIANG TUI Nordic, a tour operator and charter airline based in Stockholm, Sweden, plans to launch nonstop flights to Phu Quoc island, in December.
ZHUHAI China will need nearly 6,000 aircraft worth USD945 billion over the next two decades, aerospace giant Airbus said, Tuesday, at the Zhuhai air show.
ZHUHAI Aerospace giants Boeing and Airbus took pot shots at one another at the Zhuhai air show, as the US and European rivals seek to capture more of China’s booming aircraft market.
BERLIN German airline Lufthansa said Wednesday that its net profits had almost doubled in the third quarter, boosted by a pensions deal with cabin staff.
HONG KONG HK Express celebrates its third birthday, this week, claiming it has become the fastest growing airlines in Hong Kong based on its latest passenger traffic data and network expansion.
SINGAPORE and MADRID - In a competitive world where travellers are spoilt for choice, airlines must move from simply selling seats to providing an experience for their customers, which starts from the
Commenting on the results, Mr. Andrew Herdman, AAPA Director General said, “Air passenger demand continues to grow healthily, as the past nine months saw a firm 6.5% increase in the number of
VIENTIANE Laos plans to introduce an Advanced Passenger Processing System at three international airports (Vientiane, Luang Prabang and Pakse) to improve security and to share data with second and
SHANGHAI - CITS American Express Global Business Travel announced the results of its 2016 China Business Travel Survey (the Barometer) during the 12th annual China Business Travel Forum(CBTF), held in
LOS ANGELES - Fiji Airways, Fiji's National Carrier, and American Airlines are strengthening their codeshare agreement to include more cities in the United States, as well as a significant