Tag: SE Asia

Paris Air Show: Cebu Pacific to order 16 A330neo, 10 A321XLR and 5 A320neo

Paris Air Show: Cebu Pacific to order 16 A330neo, 10 A321XLR and 5 A320neo

Filipino low-cost carrier Cebu Pacific (CEB) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) at the Paris Air Show for 31 Airbus aircraft - comprising 16 A330neo, 10 A321XLR and 5 A320neo. Cebu Pacific’s A330neo aircraft will be a higher capacity version of the A330-900, with 460 seats in sing...

Seletar Airport welcomes Firefly for the first time

Seletar Airport welcomes Firefly for the first time

Singapore Seletar Airport this week welcomed the inaugural flight by budget carrier Firefly from Subang Airport in Malaysia marking the start of the airline’s scheduled operations to the gateway. Malaysian airline Firefly returned after nearly five months since its services to Singapore were s...

Malindo Air enhances connectivity at secondary airports

Malindo Air enhances connectivity at secondary airports

Malindo Air has added new services from Langkawi to Phuket starting 26 March 2019 and Johor Bahru to Guangzhou from 2 April 2019 respectively. Flights from Senai Airport - Johor Bahru to Guangzhou Baiyuan International Airport will operate three-weekly utilising a narrowbody Boeing 737-800 aircra...

Bangkok Airways targets regional network expansion

Bangkok Airways targets regional network expansion

Bangkok Airways will target route expansion in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam (CLMV) in 2019 and is also looking to sign more codeshare partnerships. The airline’s president, Puttipong Prasarttong-Osoth said network development will focus on covering the most important destinations through...

Bangkok Airways adds two new routes from Chiang Mai

Bangkok Airways adds two new routes from Chiang Mai

Thai carrier Bangkok Airways has launched two new routes from Chiang Mai to Krabi and Luang Prabang (Laos) and will start the sectors on 31 March and 2 April, respectively. Chiang Mai-Krabi (one-way) service will be operated three-weekly on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays until 29 April but it wi...

Cebu Pacific receives new A321ceo to support its route expansion plans

Cebu Pacific receives new A321ceo to support its route expansion plans

Filipino airline Cebu Pacific has taken delivery of a new Airbus A321ceo aircraft which completes the carrier's order with Airbus for an additional seven A321ceo aircraft delivered beginning in March 2018. Based on Airbus list prices, the seven A321ceo have a value of $812 million, and is on top ...

Bangkok Airways welcomes its latest ATR 72-600 aircraft

Bangkok Airways welcomes its latest ATR 72-600 aircraft

Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited led by vice president of flight operations AM. Dechit Chareonwong (4th from left) together with airline’s pilots has welcomed its brand-new ATR 72-600 aircraft at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport. This new-generation ATR-600 is equipped with state-of-the-art f...

Malaysia Airlines reports stable but challenging performance in Q3

Malaysia Airlines reports stable but challenging performance in Q3

Malaysia Airlines has reported it experienced a challenging third quarter (Q3) with stiff competition, rising fuel prices and adverse foreign exchange movements further exacerbated by crew shortages, especially in July and August. The carrier said yield came under pressure in Q3. This was in part...

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