South Korea‘s National Assembly amended Article 8 of the Aviation Business Act to remove a clause on “excessive competition concerns” (Orient Aviation, 16-Aug-2019). The move…..
Taiwan Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) reportedly approved five new routes for start up carrier STARLUX Airlines, bringing the total number of approved routes to 18…..
Loganair and Widerøe signed a new interline agreement, enabling passengers travelling on Loganair‘s services from Edinburgh to Bergen and Stavanger to connect to eight new Norwegian locations (ADS Advance, 15-Aug-2019). Connecting services from Bergen are Alesund, Floro, Kristiansund, Tromso, Bodo and Molde, while services to Kristiansand and Oslo will…..
Philippines Department of Tourism reported (18-Aug-2019) visitor arrivals to Philippines for Jun-2019 and for the six months ended Jun-2019. Details include: Jun-2019: Visitor arrivals: 643,780,…..
Tourism Australia reported (15-Aug-2019) visitor arrivals to Australia for Jun-2019 and the six months ended Jun-2019. Details include: Jun-2019: Visitor arrivals: 660,300, +2.1% year-on-year; New…..
New Zealand‘s Tourism Minister Kelvin Davis reported (14-Aug-2019) visitors to New Zealand will directly contribute to sustainable tourism through the International Visitor Conservation and Tourism…..
Malindo Air launched (15-Aug-2019) daily Kuala Lumpur-Denpasar-Sydney service on 15-Aug-2019, operated with Boeing 737-800/900 aircraft. Sydney is the fifth destination in Malindo’s Australian network, after Perth,…..
US FAA reported American Airlines voluntarily denied boarding to 69,924 passengers and involuntarily denied boarding to 5022 passengers in 1H2019 (Reuters, 15-Aug-2019). Additionally, Southwest Airlines voluntarily denied boarding to 22,364 passengers…..
Avianca Holdings reported (15-Aug-2019) that 2Q2019’s USD36 million operating loss is primarily driven by a 6.9% decrease in total operating revenues, as passenger revenues decreased by…..