PHNOM PENH, 20 April 2018: Lanmei Airlines, Cambodia’s start-up airline owned by Chinese investors, will launch flights to two new destinations in China, 15 May. Using Airbus A321 aircraft, the airline will launch a service to Changsha from Siem Reap,...
BANGKOK, 20 April 2018: Thai Lion Air will increase flights to double daily on the Bangkok-Jakarta route, effective 23 April. Currently, the low-cost airline offers a single daily service departing 1905  from Bangkok’s low-cost airline hub at Don Mueang airport. The...
MANILA, 20 April 2018: Airlines in the Philippines are boosting flights to various beach destinations to compensate for the closure of Boracay that takes effect 26 April. This week, Philippine Airlines confirmed it would add new services from Palawan to...
SINGAPORE, 20 April 2018; Travel agents, worldwide, using the Sabre global distribution system can now book flights on Sounds Air’s flights in New Zealand. Under a long-term distribution agreement signed with the Blenheim based Sound Air, agents have access to...
MOSCOW, 20 April 2018: US airlines are still able to fly in Russian air space, the transport ministry assured on Wednesday despite a transit agreement between Washington and Moscow expiring shortly. "The Transport Minister of the Russian Federation confirms that...
SINGAPORE, 19 April 2018: SilkAir launched a new service between Singapore and Guilin in China, 14 April, exclusively for tour package sales. According to timetable information from Airlineroute, the airline serves the route with a single weekly flight on a...
DOHA, 19 April 2018:  Qatar Airways has signed a new codeshare agreement with Air Italy, following its purchase of a 49% stake in the Italian airline's parent company, late last year. The new agreement, effective 24 April, provides codeshares on...

US airlines divert flights

WASHINGTON, 19 April 2018: US airlines have begun diverting flights away from Russian airspace just hours before a deadline to renegotiate access agreements is to expire, the State Department said earlier this week. Every day, dozens of American flights cross...
ABU DHABI, 18 April 2018: Etihad Airways and Egyptair have expanded their codeshare to cover more destinations in Africa, North Asia and Australia. The latest codeshare agreement came into effect for bookings as of last Monday and for travel starting from...
MILAN, 18 April 2018: Lufthansa emerged as the number one candidate to take over Alitalia on Monday after an Italian government minister called the German airline's bid the "most promising". The Italian government has been looking for new investors in...