KUALA LUMPUR, 20 August 2018: Malindo Air touched down in Silangit International Airport the gateway to Indonesia’s Lake Toba last Friday. It marks the first direct international airline connection from Kuala Lumpur to Silangit, which is the closest airport to...
MANILA, 20 August 2018: A Chinese plane that slid off the runway at Manila airport was removed from the muddy spot where it had been stuck for more than a day, officials said, allowing normal operations to resume on...
YANGON, 20 August 2018: Travellers visiting in Myanmar can rely on around seven airlines to offer competent domestic services to tourist destinations across the country. Fielding questions from TTR Weekly as a follow up to an earlier report 'Myanmar loses...

New air link to Sabah

KOTA KINABALU, 17 August 2018: AirAsia celebrated its maiden flight from Bangkok, Thailand to Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia Thursday. The new route, which marks the first AirAsia Thailand’s flight to east Malaysia, confirms the airline’s commitment to grow the Kota Kinabalu...

Unions want French CEO

PARIS, 17 August 20128: Trade unions at Air France called Thursday for the company to name a French chief executive amid reports that the board is set to nominate Canadian Ben Smith at the helm of the group. Nine out...
BANGKOK, 16 August 2018: Bangkok Airways reports a net profit of THB637.3 million during the first six months of the year, a gain of 4.5%. The public listed company announced its operating results for the first six-month period of 2018...

Saudi hit by system glitch

RIYADH, 16 August 2018: Saudi Arabian Airlines says a system failure has resulted in disruption of flights, as the kingdom prepares to host the annual hajj pilgrimage. "Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia) informs its valued guests about flight delays across the...
SEPANG, 15 August 2018: AirAsia strengthens its Kota Kinabalu hub with the launch of a new direct route to Macau, China. The four weekly flights will commence  2 November linking the capital of Sabah state in Malaysia with Macau, the...
YANGON, 15 August 2018: Myanmar’s Air KBZ has signed up for an interline agreement with Hahn Air that heads up a travel agency network worldwide. The deal means that more thann100,000 travel agents in 190 countries, can now book Air...
GENEVA, 14 August 2018: The International Air Transport Association reports global passenger traffic for June showed demand rose by 7.8% compared to June 2017. Measured in total revenue passenger km, or RPKs, It represented a 6% year-over-year growth recorded in both...