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Week 9

Orient Aviation Daily Digest February 26, 2024

By Ryan Chase



Delta Air Lines to add second nonstop U.S.-Australia route to network

Delta Air Lines will inaugurate nonstop three times a week seasonal Los Angeles-Brisbane on December 24. Read More »




Thai AirAsia parent reports US$78 million quarterly profit

Asia Aviation Plc (AAV), parent company of Thai AirAsia (TAA), has booked a net profit of 2.8 billion baht (US$78 million) for the three months to December 31, a 10% decline from a 3.1 billion baht net profit in the same months in 2022. Read More »



Hong Kong Airlines boosts staff salaries

Hong Kong Airlines has increased the salaries of its employees by up to 5%, with the change in staff pay packets starting at the beginning of this month. Read More »



Bangkok Airways posts US$10 million loss in October-December quarter

Bangkok Airways recorded a 345.8 million baht (US$10 million) net loss for the three months to December 31 compared with a net profit of 150.2 million baht for the same quarter in 2022. Read More »



Leading U.S. carriers to launch Tokyo Haneda services

American Airlines (AA) and United Airlines have announced they will be flying to Tokyo Haneda Airport from New York JFK and Guam, respectively, following the U.S. Department of Transportation (DoT) allocation of recently available take-off and landing slots at the close-in Tokyo airport. Read More »



Thai Airways International moved into profit in fiscal 2023

Thai Airways International (THAI) has reported a net profit of 28.1 billion baht (US$781 million) for the 12 months to December 31 compared with a net loss of 272.2 million baht in the previous year. Read More »



Boeing has named the vice present and general counsel of its Boeing Defense, Space & Security business, Uma Amuluru, as its new chief human resources officer. Read More »


Asia-Pacific Aerospace Briefs Today

Today's briefs report news from Air India Group, ALAFCO Aviation Lease and Finance Company, Cathay Cargo, Cebu Pacific Air, Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore, DB Schenker, Korean Air, Macquarie AirFinance, Nauru Airlines, Safran, SIA Engineering Company, Vienna International Airport and Virgin Australia. Read More »


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