BANGKOK, 18 January 2017: Thailand’s Minister of Transport has assigned Aeronautical Radio of Thailand to raise the standard of aviation and boost flights to 2.7 million by 2032. Transport Minister Arkhom Termpittayapaisith met with executives of AEROTHAI to present his...
VIENTIANE, 17 January 2017: Lao PDR’s Department of Civil Aviation says its priority is to encourage more international airlines to serve the capital Vientiane. In an interview with Vientiane Times the department claimed there were more direct flights to Laos,...
BANGKOK, 16 January 2017: Peach Aviation, a Japanese low-cost airline, will introduce a new route connecting Bangkok and Okinawa in Japan next month. The carrier will launch daily flights from Okinawa to Bangkok starting 19 February and from Bangkok to Okinawa...

PAL builds Cebu hub

MANILA, 13 January 2017: Philippine Airlines plans new domestic routes to be introduced during the summer timetable April to October. The three additional domestic routes, include services that will be operated under the PAL Express brand according to Routesonline. Two of...

Top for being on time

BANGKOK, 13 January 2017: If you like airlines that fly on time then your best bet, worldwide, is Hawaiian Airlines, or in Asia choose from Japan Airlines or Singapore Airlines. Details of the Punctuality  League 2016 winners were announced by...
BANGKOK, 13 January 2017: Low-cost airline, NokScoot, will increase flights from four to five weekly on the Bangkok - Taipei Taoyuan route for travel February and March this year. According to the airline, the additional flight will operate on Saturdays...
DOHA, 12 January 2017: Qatar Airways celebrated a successful 2016 through strategic investments, fleet and partnership expansion claiming it will add another 14 destinations to its network over 2017 to 2018. At a time when airlines are downsizing, Qatar Airways...
SYDNEY, 12 January 2017: Airlineratings.com has announced its top 20 safest airlines and top 10 safest low-cost airlines for 2017 from the 425 it monitors. The safety and product rating website, which has been monitoring airline safety since 2013, named...
TAIPEI, 12 January 2017: Annual passenger traffic at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport topped 42 million in 2016 improving 9.09%. According to government-owned Taoyuan International Airport Corp, which manages the facility, annual passenger traffic has been growing steadily for the past...
PHNOM PENH, 11 January 2017: Five local and international airline companies will launch services in Cambodia over the next two years. The five airline companies include JC Airlines, Lainmen Airlines, Air Siem Reap, Small Planet Airlines and Spring Airlines. Cambodia Daily...