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Week 7

Orient Aviation Daily Digest February 12, 2024

By Ryan Chase



No Boeing commercial aircraft on static display at region’s largest air show

Boeing's aircraft line up for this month's Singapore Airshow will not include types from its commercial aircraft program. Read More »




Singapore to join Greater Bay Airlines network in April

Greater Bay Airlines (GBA) will add daily Hong Kong-Singapore to its destinations from April 26, the carrier’s eighth route out of its home hub alongside Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh City, Manila, Osaka, Seoul, Taipei and Tokyo. Read More »



FlyDubai commences Dubai to Langkawi and Penang

FlyDubai is now flying to popular tourist destinations, Langkawi and Penang, with a Dubai-Penang-Langkawi-Penang-Dubai routing, flown by 737 MAX 8s. Read More »



AirAsia Thailand launches second Thailand-Japan route

AirAsia Thailand (AAT) will introduce a second nonstop route between Thailand and Japan on April 2 with four times a week Bangkok Don Mueang-Naha, Okinawa. Read More »



Malaysia Airlines passengers offered connecting rail journeys from London and Seoul airports

Malaysia Airlines has set up MHRail giving passengers the option to book rail journeys from London Heathrow and Seoul Incheon airports in partnership with AccessRail. Read More »



Australia's Alliance Aviation posts 300% interim profit increase

Charter and fly-in/fly-out airline, Alliance Aviation Services, reported a net profit of A$26.3 million (US$17 million) for the six months to December 31, up from a A$6.6 million net profit in the same months in 2022. Read More »



Sabre has reduced the size of its board to 11 with the retirement of Rachel Gonzalez and Zane Rowe and the appointment of Lyft former chief financial officer, Elaine Paul, to the board. Read More »


Asia-Pacific Aerospace Briefs Today

Today's briefs report news from Amadeus, Embraer and Philippine Airlines. Read More »


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