CHENNAI - The aviation industry across the world has turned to social media as customer expectations and demands from airlines change and evolve. The aviation industry in India is growing, despite
BANGKOK - Nok Airlines Public Co Ltd and Scoot Pte Ltd have signed a memorandum of understanding to establish a new low-cost airline to be based in Bangkok.
The new airline will be named NokScoot
SINGAPORE/BANGKOK - Competition in Asia will continue to intensify in 2014 as both Singapore-based carriers Tiger Air and SCOOT are entering into new joint venture agreements. Tiger Airways is now
JETSTAR Asia is ramping up Singapore-Penang flights during the Lunar New Year period in 2014 to meet an anticipated increase in demand.
Japan’s All Nippon Airways Co (ANA) will introduce for the first time a direct flight to Hanoi, 30 March next year from Haneda, Tokyo.
Myanmar Airways will assign two recently purchased 12-seat Grand Caravan Ex planes to provide sightseeing flights over Mandalay.
SINGAPORE - Jetstar Asia is welcoming the Year of the Horse by giving children in Singapore the unique chance to design the airline’s limited edition boarding pass.
SINGAPORE - Indonesia’s national carrier, Garuda Indonesia, has appointed Sentot Mujiono as Vice President, Region Southeast Asia. In his new role, Mujiono will be responsible for growing and managing
TOKYO- As from 30 March 2014, Air France will be offering new services to Tokyo-Haneda airport, a gateway closer to the city centre, which also provides easier connections to the Japanese domestic
MUMBAI - Jet Airways, India’s premier internat ional airline has entered into a partnership with renowned Greek natural and wellness brand KORRES, for a new amenity kit to enhance in flight experience
GENEVA – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for October showing a moderate acceleration of the robust demand trend of the last few months.
MONTREAL - Air Canada announced that it will operate daily flights between Toronto-Pearson and Tokyo-Haneda (Tokyo International Airport) beginning July 1, 2014 using the Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The
BEIJING - Air China will introduce its Wuhan-Chiang Mai service on December 10. The twice-weekly flight CA705/6 will operate on Tuesday and Friday.
BOSTON – China’s Hainan Airlines announced it plans to launch nonstop service from Boston’s Logan Airport to Beijing on June 20, 2014. This will represent the first scheduled nonstop flight from
HONG KONG - Qantas and China Southern have signed their first reciprocal codeshare agreement, which will significantly improve travel options for Qantas customers and open up new tourism opportunities
ASTANA - Air Astana has taken delivery of the last of six new Airbus A320 family aircraft, with the latest aircraft being the third to be equipped with Sharklets and configured in a 16 business class
BEIJING - The results of the readers' poll 2013 conducted by Business Traveler China were recently released in Beijing. According to the results of the poll, Air China was honored with the Best
BRISBANE - Tigerair Australia announces that Brisbane will become the airline’s third Australian base, with operations commencing in March and early April 2014.
WELLINGTON - Air New Zealand, the official airline of Middle-earth, has transformed a Boeing 777-300 aircraft - emblazoning the 54 metre (177 feet) long Dragon on both sides. The aircraft is the only
HAIKOU - The high-profile World Travel Awards (WTA) held its World-Class Awards ceremony at La Cigale Hotel Doha in Qatar. Hainan Airlines Company Limited was honored with the "World's Leading Economy
BANDAR SRI BEGAWAN - RBI is slowly completed its transformation journey into a contemporary airline. The rather discreet national carrier of Brunei has been embarked for now a year into a rebranding
Hannah Koh, reporting from Visit Japan Travel Mart 2013, Yokohama, November 29, 2013
BANGKOK- Thai Smile is soon to be turned into a totally independent operating carrier by Thai Airways. The airline is due to change its name by next February. The new name will then be Thai Smile
SINGAPORE- With Google Now, SIA passengers can have an easy access to the latest information on their upcoming travel, flight status, as well as traffic and weather conditions to their final
From April 2014, airberlin is expanding its flight schedule from Germany to Israel by five flights a week, so it will then be flying to Tel Aviv a total of 17 times a week from Berlin, Dusseldorf,