BANGKOK, 26 February 2015: Airlines are cutting fares by around 20% during the 16th Thai International Travel Fair at Queen Sirikit Convention Centre that closes this Sunday. Nok Air sells a one-way fare, inclusive of airport taxes and surcharges, departing...

AirAsiaX names new CFO

SEPANG, 26 February 2015: AirAsia X has appointed Cheok Huei Shian as its chief financial officer effective immediately. Reporting directly to Benyamin Ismail, acting chief executive officer of AirAsia X Berhad, Huei Shian will be responsible for corporate finance, treasury,...
VIENTIANE, 25 February 2015: The Lao government expects to start construction of a terminal extension early next year at Wattay International Airport with financial support from Japan. The Vientiane Times quoted Ministry of Public Works and Transport’s Civil Aviation Department general...
BANGKOK, 25 February 2015: Nok Air has reaffirmed the safety of its Bombardier Q400 aircraft after passengers were stranded at Nan airport when a rear door jammed prior to take off last Wednesday. Passengers on the Nok Air flight were...
KUNMING, 25 February 2015: Routes Asia, a major aviation related exhibition and conference is expecting a record attendance when the event opens here in Yunnan province, China 15 March. Yunnan province and its capital city Kunming are part of the...
KATHMANDU, 25 February 2015: Nepal Airlines is expanding services between the Nepalese capital and Delhi, India, effective 1 May. It hopes to capture a larger market share of traffic on the main trunk route between the two countries as flights...
BANGKOK, 25 February 2015: Nok Air plans to expand its wings to serve more Chinese destinations this year after it started its first service last week. Airline CEO, Patee Sarasin, said the goal is to tap the Chinese market, Thailand’s...
BANGKOK, 24 February 2015: Thai Airways International intends to cut frequencies on its Bangkok-Kuala Lumpur route from 18 to 14 flights a week, effective 1 July, according to its latest advance timetable information. TG 419/420 will be cut from the...
BANGKOK, 24 February 2015: The Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation says competition in Thailand’s aviation market will intensify this year as Thai Lion Air attempts to gain a stronger foothold. CAPA said Thai Lion has established a presence on a handful of trunk...
BANGKOK, 20 February 2015: Kan Air’s president has thrown doubt on his airline’s participation in the start-up airline Thai VietJet Air. Talking to TTR Weekly, airline president, Somphong Sooksanguan, said he would sell his 51% stake in the new airline...