ANA to cancel 113 domestic services in Jul-2018 due to Rolls-Royce engine inspections

All Nippon Airways (ANA) announced 113 domestic services will be cancelled between 06-Jul-2018 and 12-Jul-2018, to allow for mandatory Rolls-Royce engines inspections ordered by the…..

Avolon and Cinda Leasing sign Jade Aviation leasing JV agreement

Bohai Capital stated (21-Jun-2018) its Avolon Holdings subsidiary and Cinda Leasing signed a JV agreement to establish Jade Aviation. Avolon will invest USD17.2 million for…..

AirAsia launches ‘OURSHOP’ online retail platform

AirAsia launched (04-Jul-2018) the ‘OURSHOP’ online marketplace with its first official airport partner, Plaza Bali Duty & Tax Free. The shopping and services platform is…..

Vietnam sees double digit growth in visitor arrivals in Jun-2018

Vietnam‘s General Statistics Office reported (04-Jul-2018) estimated foreign visitor arrivals to Vietnam for Jun-2018. Details include: International visitor arrivals: 1.2 million +24.6% year-on-year; China: 415,540,…..

Qatar and Vietnam discuss amendments to air services agreement

Qatar‘s Civil Aviation Authority announced (03-Jul-2018) discussions with representatives from Vietnam to amend some provisions of the countries’ air services agreement and MoU to increase…..

SriLankan Airlines: Economy class pax can pre order meals for select international services

SriLankan Airlines, via its official Facebook page, announced (30-Jun-2018) economy class passengers travelling on select international services from Colombo Bandaranaike International Airport can pre order…..

Malaysia Airlines reports ‘steady progress’ in 1Q2018, expects ‘tough year ahead’

Malaysia Airlines reported (03-Jul-2018) “steady progress” in 1Q2018, highlighting yield improvement of 6.6% year-on-year, despite “significant” domestic and international competition. RASK increased 3.5% and total…..

AirAsia ‘must make sure price is right’ before confirming A330neo orders: Group CEO

AirAsia Group CEO and AirAsia X Group co-CEO Tony Fernandes, via his official Twitter account, confirmed (03-Jul-2018) the company ordered 66 A330neo aircraft, but added:…..

AirAsia receives 68th A320ceo

CAPA – Centre for Aviation stated (02-Jul-2018) AirAsia received one new A320-200 (9M-AGY, MSN 8317), as recorded by the CAPA Fleet Database. AirAsia now operates…..

Scoot launches Singapore-Nanchang service

Scoot, via its official Weibo account, announced (02-Jul-2018) it launched twice weekly Singapore-Nanchang service on 02-Jul-2018, marking the first nonstop service between Jiangxi and Singapore……