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MARCH 2024

Week 9

Orient Aviation Daily Digest March 1, 2024

By Tomasz Sniedziewski



Regional industry association reports commercial carriers flew 27 million international passengers in January

Airlines across the region had a good start to the year, the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) said. Read More »




Asia-Pacific region’s 2023 air safety record lower than previous ranking

Last year was the safest 12 months ever for flying reports the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) 2023 Annual Safety Report. Read More »



IAG increased Asia-Pacific capacity by 258% in 2023

International Airlines Group (IAG) built capacity to the Asia-Pacific by 258% last year compared with 2022, but its network into the region was still 59.7% smaller than in 2019. Read More »



KLM rapidly restoring Europe-Asia-Pacific network to meet summer demand

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is increasing its northern hemisphere Summer 2024 network with more flights to Jakarta in combination with Kuala Lumpur, and one stop to Bali Denpasar via Singapore. Read More »



Emirates Airline to reintroduce daily one stop Dubai-Phnom Penh

From May 1, Emirates Airline will operate daily from Dubai to Cambodia’s capital via Singapore. Read More »



All Nippon Airways retires its first B787-8 from service

Today is the last day of flying for All Nippon Airways (ANA) 787-8 registered JA801A after almost 13 years of scheduled operations. Read More »



Jetstar Australia unveils crew uniform revamp

For the first time in its 20-year history Jetstar employees will be wearing new uniforms from late 2024. Read More »


Asia-Pacific Aerospace Briefs Today

Today’s briefs report news from COMAC and U.S DoT. Read More »


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