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New YVR-HKG route

To promote the route the airline is offering a "Buy One Get One Free" deal to business class passengers travelling between 28 Jun and 27 Oct 2007.

SAS looks to the future

Mr Hakan Olsson, SAS director and gm Southeast Asia told TD that the new system will "clearly support the flexibility and combinability of SAS three service classes; economy,…

A380 woos India

INDIA caught its first glimpse of the Airbus A380 superjumbo on the weekend, with the touch down of one of five A380's purchased by new Indian carrier Kingfisher. The aircraft flew to…

Qantas bid failed

APA failed to reach the crucial50% level of shareholding before the 7pm deadline last Fri, and even though one investor accepted the bid about five hours later and APA attempted to have…

$24m for Indonesia’s safety

THE Australian and Indonesian governments today announced that they will work together to improve Indonesia's aviation and maritime safety standards under an AUD$24 million aviation and…

Jetstar to raise $3m

JETSTAR is seeking to raise $3million over the next three years for World Vision Australia as part of a new partnership supporting community based projects in key Jetstar destinations…

Day flights only

SRILANKAN Airlines will reschedule its flights to operate between 5am and 9pm to and from Colombo International Airport effective immediately, due to a heightened security situation in…

SIA lifts fuel surcharge

The carrier said the move was a result of a "sustained escalation in the price of jet fuel in recent months". It's the second increase in SQ's fuel surcharge in less than two months,…

CX best cargo carrier

Cathay Pacific was named "Best Air Cargo Carrier - Asia" at the event, reflecting the airline's commitment to reinforcing Hong Kong's position as one of the world's top airfreight…

KE supplier of year

THE Korean Air Aerospace Division has been awarded The Boeing Company's 'Supplier of the Year 2006' in the major structures category at a recent Washington awards dinner. The…

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…

UA flies with Coke

UNITEDAirlines has signed a five-year agreement with The Coca-ColaCompany as its primary soft-drink supplier instead of PepsiCoand Cadbury. United passengers can now choose from eight…

Columbo schedule changes

Theairline is working closely with the government to monitor the situation toensure passenger safety and convenience. Singapore Airlines however, has announcedimmediate changes to…

SQ launches new website

Thenew website at singaporeair.com/60years chronicles the airline's journey fromits beginnings as Malayan Airways Limited on 01 May 1947. The site alsofeatures interactive games and…

Revenge on the Prankster

Itseems a prankster on Virgin's team had got together with his Boeingcounterpart and written in a clause that means that the two will have to lose astone in weight. VS communications…

JAL reviews structure

A number of strategies have been implemented including thedownsizing of its aircraft and shift to high profit routes. The airline said theintroduction of first class on domestic flights and…

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…
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