Far Eastern Air Transport outlines fleet and uniform renewal

    Far Eastern Air Transport (FAT) chairman Chang Kang-wei said the carrier will renew its ageing fleet and launch new staff uniforms as part of plans to rejuvenate its image (CNA, 12-Aug-2019). Mr Chang said the carrier will retire four of eight MD aircraft by the end of 2020 and the rest by 2022. FAT will introduce three ATR 72-600 aircraft within the next six months, in addition to six of the aircraft the carrier currently has in operation. The new uniform will be introduced from 19-Aug-2019.