Sat, 11 Aug 2018 13:37
'Suicidal' man steals and crashes empty plane from Seattle airport
San Francisco - Two military F-15 jets were scrambled late Friday after a "suicidal" airline worker stole and later crashed an empty passenger plane from the Seattle-Tacoma airport, local officials said.
Wed, 08 Aug 2018 23:09
Strong typhoon churns towards Japan
Tokyo - A powerful typhoon was churning towards Japan on Wednesday, prompting the weather agency to warn of heavy rain and strong winds and forcing airlines to cancel scores of flights.
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.
Tue, 07 Aug 2018 08:41
Top 10 airlines of the world in 2018
Fri, 03 Aug 2018 01:00
MH370 cover-up sealed by Malaysia’s final report
The final report on the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 said nothing, only adding more lies to what is increasingly looking like a cover-up.
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.
Wed, 01 Aug 2018 06:49
Passenger plane crashes on take off in northern Mexico
Dozens of people were injured as an airliner crashed on takeoff during a heavy hail storm in northern Mexico, engulfing the plane in flames, the airline and passengers said Tuesday.
Wed, 25 Jul 2018 13:00
Aeroflot reaps the rewards
Aeroflot has won two awards – Best Airline in Eastern Europe and Best Premium Economy Onboard – at the Skytrax World Airline Awards, the ceremony for which was held recently at The Langham hotel in London.
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 16:26
Bangkok Airways wins awards
Bangkok Airways was named “World’s Best Regional Airline” and “Best Regional Airline in Asia” at the Skytrax World Airline Awards 2018.
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 16:02
Aussie MH17 parents lash out at Trump for kowtowing to Putin
PETALING JAYA: The parents of three children killed in the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 have lashed out at US President Donald Trump's refusal to hold Vladimir Putin accountable Russia’s involvement in the attack.
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.
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 14:11
Taxis a drag on Bangkok, Suvarnabhumi survey rankings
While Qatar Airways bagged top spot in 2018 as the Best Airline Worldwide with the Best Business Class just ahead of perennial favourite Singapore Airlines, THAI salvaged some pride with a No 6 showing for Business Class (the same as last year) and Cabin Service (down from No 3 in 2017), according to the results of the 2018 Best in Travel Poll by the online Smart Travel Asia magazine.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 18:51
NokScoot offers Japan promotion
NokScoot Airlines has launched a special promotion for its new route to Tokyo.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 01:00
Thai AirAsia wants 70% of Thai fliers in revamped loyalty club
LOW-COST airline Thai AirAsia aims to have 70 per cent of its Thai passengers signed up as members of its overhauled AirAsia BIG Loyalty programme within the next five years.
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 01:00
Dreams in the Singapore skies
After Osaka and Perth, travellers flying with Singapore Airlines to and from Bangkok can now experience the luxury and comfort of the world's longest Boeing 787-10 Dreamliners.