BANGKOK, 22 November 2018: NokScoot is ramping up its recently launched Bangkok-Osaka services to six flights weekly starting 2 February 2019. The Bangkok-based low-cost carrier commenced four weekly flights from Bangkok's Don Mueang International Airport to Osaka’s Kansai International Airport...
BANGKOK, 22 November 2018: Two of six airports under the management of the Airports of Thailand will offer incentives to boost flights to the country from 1 December to 31 March 2019. The AOT Board of Directors confirmed, Wednesday, a...

Jeju splurges on Boeing planes

SEOUL, 21 November 2018: South Korean budget carrier Jeju Air has ordered 40 airplanes from US manufacturer Boeing for USD4.4 billion, the airline said on Tuesday, one of the country's largest-ever aircraft purchases. Jeju Air is placing firm orders for...
SINGAPORE, 21 November 2018: Vietjet is now flying a daily service between Hanoi and Osaka’s Kansai International Airport. The airline’s newest route connects the two cities known for their culture and tourism, while meeting the travel demands of both tourists...

China Southern quits SkyTeam

PARIS, 20 November 2018: China Southern, Asia's biggest carrier, is to exit the SkyTeam airline alliance founded by Air France and Delta, both the company and the grouping announced on late last week. The departure will take effect from 1...
DOHA, 20 November 2018:  Qatar Airways will assign an A380 to one of its two daily services from Doha to Frankfurt effective 31 March 2019. The move will increase the airline’s current daily seat capacity on the Doha to Frankfurt route...

Emirates bags more awards

DUBAI, 19 November 2018: Emirates has scooped three industry-leading awards for its first class private suites and in-flight entertainment system ‘ice’, in addition to being named the ‘Best Long Haul Airline - Middle East and Africa’. The airline clinched the...
SINGAPORE, 16 November 2018: Scoot will move it operations from Changi Airport’s Terminal 2 to Terminal 1 in the last quarter of 2019. According to the airline the shift will facilitate Scoot’s growth plans. Scoot forecasts double-digit annual growth over the...
SEPANG, 16 November 2018  - AirAsia and AirAsia X Malaysia have been awarded Best Low-Cost Carriers Asia Pacific for 2019 in the industry-led AirlineRatings.com Airline Excellence Awards. Judged by a panel of industry experts, the awards bring together four major...
YANGON, 16 November 2018: Two Chinese airlines are currently introducing new services to Yangon, Myanmar’s commercial capital. China’s low-cost airline 9 Air has introduced a new service from Guangzhou to Yangon late October The airline concentrates on domestic services having just...