QUANG NINH, 6 July 2015: Vietnam’s Ministry of Transport and the provincial government of Quang Ninh are re-evaluating a proposal to build an airport in Van Don district in this northern province. Saigon Times reported that according to the ministry,...
BANGKOK, 6 July 2015: Thai AirAsia will operate five weekly flights between Bangkok (Don Mueang Airport) and Bangalore in India, starting 1 September. The airline CEO, Tassapon Bijleveld, noted that this year  Thai AirAsia has added services to Nan, Loei, Roi Et and...
GENEVA, 3 July 2015: Global passenger traffic in May showed strong demand growth according to the latest results released by the International Air Transport Association. Total revenue passenger km (RPKs) rose 6.9%, which was an improvement on the April year-over-year...
BANGKOK, 2 July 2015: Airports of Thailand reports its May data showed increases in both aircraft movements and passengers at the six airports under its management. AoT reported, earlier this week, that all of its supervised airports handled 8,605,741 passenger...
BANGKOK, 2 July 2015: The head of Qatar Airways, Akbar Al Baker, says the United Nations’ International Labor Organisation is pursuing a vendetta against his airline. He was quoted by Al Arabiya News, late last month, in a response to...
PHNOM PENH, 29 June 2015: Cambodia Bayon Airlines, a low-cost Chinese-owned airline, will launch daily flights between Phnom Penh and Ho Chi Minh City beginning 1 July. The new flight follows on from the launch of domestic flights from Phnom...
HANOI, 25 June 2015: Vietnam Airlines will introduce web check-in effective 25 June. The airline says passengers will be able to print out their own boarding passes from their computers or mobile devices following web check-in. They will also be...
BANGKOK, 25 June 2015: Thai AirAsia X will temporarily suspend services to Sapporo, Japan, 1 August, due to an unresolved Thai aviation situation. Last week, the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), waved the red flag on Thailand claiming the country...
WARSAW, POLAND, 25 June 2015: Star Alliance airline CEOs gave the go-ahead for the inclusion of a new member in Brazil, while endorsing enhancements to improve the network travel experience. LOT Polish Airlines hosted the mid-year Chief Executive Board meeting, earlier...
NEW YORK, 23 June 2015: Flying takes a heavy toll on passengers: according to results released recently from a 1Above survey conducted online in May by Harris Poll among over 2,000 adults in the US. The survey showed that 81%...