BEIJING, 22 June 2018: North Korea's national airline Air Koryo plans to open a new route linking Pyongyang and Xian in China, a staff member said Thursday, in the latest sign of the nuclear-armed state's possible emergence from isolation. An...
ARBIL, Iraq, 21 June 2018:  Iraq's only Kurdish airline launched earlier this week with a flight to Sweden, after years of delays owing to the Islamic State's offensive in the country. Officials hope Fly Erbil's take-off is a sign of...
MUMBAI, 21 June 2018: India has shelved its plans to sell debt-stricken national carrier Air India after failing to attract any bidders, a senior official has told local media. Civil aviation minister Suresh Prabhu said the government had dropped the...
PHNOM PENH, 21 June 2018: Cambodia’s Lanmei Airlines is adding four new routes to destinations in China to serve tour groups visiting Siem Reap, the country's top destination. The airline launched a service from Siem Reap to Nanning, 29 May,...
BANGKOK, 21 June 2018: Scoot, the low-cost subsidiary of the Singapore Airlines Group, launched its inaugural flight to Berlin Wednesday. Offering four weekly nonstop flights on the Singapore-Berlin route, this is Scoot’s third long-haul destination after Athens in Greece and...
TOKYO, 20 June 2018: Japan's two largest airlines have changed "Taiwan" to "China Taiwan" on their Chinese-language websites, officials said Tuesday, sparking an immediate protest from the self-ruled island. China, which claims Taiwan as its own territory, has demanded that...
STOCKHOLM, 20 June 2018: China Eastern Airlines launched its first direct flight between Shanghai and Stockholm’s Arlanda Airport, 16 June. Airline officials said there was high demand for direct flights between the two countries from both business and leisure travellers. The...
BANGKOK, 20 June 2018: Thai Airways International has confirmed it has introduced a ticket change waiver for passengers affected by the earthquake in Osaka, Japan, until 2 July. The 6.1 earthquake hit Osaka during the morning rush hour on Monday...
PATTAYA, 20 June 2018.Qatar Airways has cut flights to U-tapao near Pattaya from four to three weekly and added a stop in Yangon, Myanmar, on the outbound route from Doha. Qatar previously flew four weekly services direct from Doha to...
VIENTIANE, 19 June 2018: Lao Airlines is promoting a ‘flash sale’, this week, on routes to regional destinations from Vientiane and Luang Prabang. The sale is a Facebook post promotion, but it requires agility on the part of the Facebook...