Wed, 15 Aug 2018 08:40
Top 10 busiest airports by passenger traffic in H1
Beijing Capital International Airport remained the world's second-busiest airport by passenger traffic, witnessing 49.38 million passengers in the first half of the year, said Civil Aviation Data Analysis, a civil aviation data platform based in Shanghai, on Aug 2.
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 14:29
Fuel costs hammer AirAsia profits
Asia Aviation Plc (AAV), a major shareholder of Thai AirAsia Co Ltd, has reported its operational results for the first half of 2018 with a total revenue of Bt20.89 billion and a net profit of Bt698 million, which dropped by 6 per cent compared with the same period last year, due to heightened fuel costs.
Wed, 08 Aug 2018 01:00
NOK UPBEAT ON YEAR’S REVENUE AS NUMBER OF FLYERS INCREASE
Nok Airlines Plc expects a total revenue of Bt16.8 billion this year after the number of passengers rose by 40 per cent in July from the same month last year, said the company’s chief executive officer Piya Yodmani yesterday.
Thu, 02 Aug 2018 01:00
Vietnam tycoon spreads wings into airline startup
PRESSED by poverty into work when he was 14, Trinh Van Quyet now presides over a Vietnamese property empire and is betting billions on a new airline in Southeast Asia's crowded aviation sector.
Tue, 31 Jul 2018 16:06
Air traffic controllers for MH370 in KL and Saigon did not follow SOPs, says safety probe
PUTRAJAYA: Air traffic controllers in Kuala Lumpur and Ho Chi Minh City did not act according to standard operating procedures on March 8, 2014, causing a significant delay in detecting the disappearance of Flight MH370.
Wed, 25 Jul 2018 01:00
Expanding Bangkok Airways to fly new planes, set up duty free unit
BANGKOK Airways plans to spend about Bt2 billion to buy two ATR 72-600 aircraft to boost its flight network this year.
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:02
Boeing predicts Strong Growth in Asia’s Aviation Market
The airplane demand and service market will be highest in Asia Pacific region by 2037, with Asia Pacific region countries estimated to require 16,930 more airplanes.
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:00
Hantharwady airport project back on track for 2019 ground-breaking
Hantharwady International Airport's long-delayed construction work is expected to take off next year if the Japanese government endorses the detailed financing plan in September, according to a Myanmar aviation official.
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 01:00
BRI scheme a boon for airlines, China Eastern executive says
CHINA’S Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has benefited the aviation industry as it is helping to boost the number of international travellers, said an executive of China Eastern Airlines, one of the three major state-owned air transport groups in the country.
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 01:00
AIR SAFETY REVIEW
The Federal Aviation Administration of the United States or FAA will conduct the pre-audit of Thailand’s aviation safety rating in September, according to The Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand (CAAT) director-general Chula Sukmanop.
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 01:00
Latest security tech for Chinese airports
AIRPORTS in China are planning to adopt technology that can make it quicker for people to pass through airport security, according to Civil Aviation Administration.
Mon, 02 Jul 2018 16:34
AirAsia inaugurates Penang-Phuket route
AirAsia has marked another milestone as it celebrates its latest inaugural flight, from Penang in Malaysia to Phuket.
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 15:41
Rainmaking aims to save jasmine rice
The Royal Rainmaking and Agricultural Aviation Department has stepped up efforts to save some 2.1 million rai of jasmine rice on a plain straddling 13 districts in five northeastern provinces from drought.
Sun, 24 Jun 2018 12:13
MRO project in U-tapao seen as a key venture in promoting aviation in the EEC
THAI AIRWAYS International and Airbus Commercial Aircraft of Europe are set to implement the multi-billion-baht maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) project for jetliners at the U-Tapao international airport following the signing of a joint venture agreement between the two organisations presided over by Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Friday.
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 16:19
AirAsia adds Chiang Mai-Yangon route to regional network
AirAsia is adding an exciting new experience for travellers by flying from Chiang Mai to Yangon three times a week from August, serving the route with its large aircraft and on-time service, the carrier announced on Monday.