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Week 7

Orient Aviation Daily Digest February 13, 2024

By Ryan Chase



Skymark net profit soars 91% in final nine months of 2023

Japan’s Skymark Airlines has reported a net profit of 3.6 billion yen (US$25 million) for the nine months to last December 31, against a 1.9 billion yen net profit in the same months in 2022. Read More »




International airline association reports major Asia routes finished below 2019 numbers in 2023

Not one of region’s six major international routes by market share returned to pre-COVID-19 revenue passenger kilometres (RPK) numbers last year, the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) latest data shows. Read More »



Lion Air adding to domestic Indonesia network

Lion Air will launch nonstop daily Makassar in Eastern Indonesia to Kupang, Timor in the country’s south, on March 21. Read More »



Fiji Airways' Funafuti route disrupted by fuel supply breakdown

Fiji Airways flights to Funafuti in Tuvalu have been operating with passenger and baggage limits “due to the unserviceability of the airport’s fuel truck”, the airline said. Read More »



AirJapan commences commercial operations

LCC AirJapan flew its inaugural service on February 9. Read More »


Asia-Pacific Aerospace Briefs Today

Today's briefs report news from ECS Group and Thai Vietjet. Read More »


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