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Emirates record

Theresult was achieved despitehigh fuel prices, with overallprofits up 23.5% on a revenueincrease of 28.4% to US$8.5b.EKsaid the record performance reflectedits success in growing…

Jetstar targets Japanese

Thecarrier said it had obtained regulatoryapproval to register JetsarHolidays Co Limited in Japan,and to hold a Japanese touroperator's licence.Thenews was announced in conjunctionwith…

MH fleet renewal

The state-controlled airline has asked Boeing Co. and Airbus to submit their proposals by June, the local Business Times said, quoting an Airbus executive and unidentified sources.…

MS expands routes

EGYPTAir has announced an expansionof its Chinaroutes with theopening of a Guangzhou-Cairo routeon 2 Jun 2007.EgyptAir will now operate three flightsa week stopping at Bangkok,with an…

UL gets CUTE

SriLankanAirlines, the sole ground handler at BIA said the Common User TerminalEquipment (CUTE) system is designed to allowthe immediate sharing of information between ground handlers…

SIA pushes on Pacific

Thecarrier has for some years been requesting permission from the Australian govtfor access to the route, on which direct flights are currently only offered by Qantasand United…

MH compensation

MALAYSIAAirlines will be paid compensationfor the delay in deliveryof its A380 aircraft. Thestate news agency, Bernamareported that Airbus customerceo, John Leahy had statedthat a…

Open skies talks loom

Morethan 400 flights between the cities are operated each week by Malaysia Airlinesand Singapore Airlines but budget carriers including Tiger Airways and AirAsiaare both keen to get access…

VS to windy city

VIRGINAtlantictoday launched its 27th international destination, with daily services between LondonHeathrow and Chicago. Chicago is the tenth US gateway for the carrier and the third…

Global SQ Travelport deal

Thedeal will see Octopus provide SIA with worldwide hotel and apartment content inforty marketsacross the globe. Singapore Airlines said the move would ensure its onlinecustomers have a…

LH selects star chef

Ownerof Beijing'sGreen T. House restaurant, Zhang Jin Jie has already prepared menus for theairline's worldwide first and business class flights, combining Chinese cuisinewith…

TR inflight cinema

Theportable sets will soon be available for rental on all of the airline'sSIN-Australia routes with the airline saying it will allow passengersto transform their inflight cabin into a…

EK Beijing double daily

MIDDLE Eastern carrier Emirates is continuing its rapid network expansion with the announcement today that it will increase frequencies to Beijing effective 01 May. The move follows a…

South Korea jet deal

SOUTH Korea's defense procurement agency said that US aerospace giant Boeing was the only company to bid yesterday for a $2.5 billion contract to supply South Korea with 20 fighter jets by…

Porter steps down

STA Travel Group CEO Dick Porter has announced he is stepping down with his replacement expected to take over by mid 2007. Porter, one of the founding partners, has served the STA Travel…

AAPA pushes new licence

The surging demand for pilots across the region has led the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) to announce a symposium about how airlines can implement a new type of pilot's…
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