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MARCH 2024

Week 12

Orient Aviation Daily Digest March 18, 2024

By Ryan Chase



Capital A, AirAsia X, seek more time for negotiation on strategic transaction

AirAsia X (AAX) and Capital A, the parent company of AirAsia Aviation Group and Malaysia-based AirAsia Berhad, have agreed to extend discussions on a strategic transaction through to next month. Read More »




Air China posts 49.9% passenger growth in February

Air China flew 13.3 million passengers last month, up 49.9% from 7.2 million customers it transported in February 2023. Read More »



HK Express takes "first step" in Mainland China expansion

HK Express has completed what CEO, Jeanette Mao, described as the "first step" in the LCC's expansion in Mainland China. Read More »



China Southern Airlines reports 14.2 million passengers for February

China Southern Airlines (CSA) said passenger numbers rose 41% to 14.2 million in February 2024, from 10.1 million in the same month in 2023. Read More »



Singapore Airlines refreshes premium economy offering

Singapore Airlines (SIA) is adding more food and beverage options for passengers travelling in its premium economy cabin from the end of this month. Read More »



India’s carriers increased domestic passengers by 4.8% in February

Airlines across India carried 12.6 million in-country passengers in February, 4.8% above the 12.1 million domestic passengers they flew in the same month in 2023. Read More »


Asia-Pacific Aerospace Briefs Today

Today's news report news from BOC Aviation, Malaysia Airlines, Rolls-Royce and SATS. Read More »


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