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Sep 20, 2019

YANGON – 20 September 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Yangon Aerodrome Company Limited (“YACL”), operator of Yangon International Airport (“YIA”), today welcomes the inaugural flight of Indian air carrier IndiGo from Kolkata to YIA, marking the first scheduled daily flight from any Indian city to the gateway to Myanmar.

Aug 21, 2019

YANGON – 21 August, 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Yangon International Airport (“YIA”) unveiled today the Mingalar Sky Premium Lounge, the first 24-hour, five-star premium lounge to offer express passenger check-in in the country. The lounge opening was witnessed by Guest-of-Honour U Maung Maung Soe, the Mayor of Yangon...

Aug 20, 2019

SINGAPORE, 20 AUGUST 2019 – Following the successful opening of Jewel Changi Airport (Jewel) in April, Changi Airport Group (CAG) has partnered Singaporean singer-songwriter, JJ Lin(林俊杰), on his latest composition – The Right Time (‘对的时间点’).

The song is a response to Jewel’s iconic attraction. JJ revealed...

Aug 15, 2019

Foreign visitors traveling to Singapore using selected transport services can now submit electronic arrival cards up to 14 days before they reach Singapore.

This means that these visitors will need to produce only their passports for immigration clearance upon arrival – instead of filling out paper arrival...

Aug 14, 2019

Farnborough International feasibility study and domestic industry hearing showcase the Kingdom's aviation potential as regional hub under Thailand 4.0

Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) – Business is looking to stage a Thai edition of the ‘International Airshow’ as it continues to create...

Aug 13, 2019

HAPSMobile joins Facebook’s HAPS flight demonstration conducted in South Africa

Aug 12, 2019
  • Host a colorful two-day festival at Incheon International Airport Culture Park, ushering in autumn from the 31st of August (Sat) to the 1st of September (Sun)
  • Host SKY EXPO … creating a platform for exchanging culture and information on the themes of aviation and the airport industry
  • Aug 08, 2019

    The Philippine government approved a plan to build a new $14.5-billion international airport for Metro Manila that will cater to at least 100 million passengers annually, three times the capacity of Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA), aimed at decongesting Manila’s ageing existing facility.

    Jul 30, 2019

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GA Telesis (the Company), a leader in integrated aviation services, reported the execution of a new long-term agreement with China Express to overhaul landing gear valued at $27 Million (USD). The agreement has a five (5) year term and covers the repair and overhaul of the...

    Jul 21, 2019

    A holiday should always be an experience that allows you to spoil yourself and have a great time. This is important because it can give you something to look forward to, allow you to make new memories and have something always to look back on. Getaways are essential for looking after your mental health, yet many...

    Jun 24, 2019

    HONG KONG, 25 June, 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- AirMap, the leading global airspace intelligence platform for drones, has signed a strategic agreement with Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity solutions, to collaborate on future...

    Jun 24, 2019

    Jun 24, 2019 (China Knowledge) - China Southern Airlines aims to become the world’s largest carrier within the next three years and will not be planning to join any major industry groups or alliances before 2021.

    Instead, China Southern plans to form partnerships with a number of major carriers after leaving...

    Jun 17, 2019

    PARIS, SINGAPORE, 17 June 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- The Singapore Airshow today announced its partnership with the Charles A. and Anne Morrow Lindbergh Foundation, to present the Asian debut of its Lindbergh Innovation Forum at the Singapore Airshow 2020, taking place from 11 to 16 February 2020, at the Changi...

    Jun 03, 2019

    A potential shutdown of Malaysia’s national carrier Malaysia Airlines would directly and indirectly affect 400,000 people, the company’s CEO Izham Ismail said in an interview with Malay Mail.

    Besides 13,500 staff at stake of losing their jobs, a closure would affect jobs at third-party service providers,...

    May 31, 2019

    SINGAPORE, 30 May 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Come 10 June 2019, visitors to Jewel Changi Airport (Jewel) can look forward to a new state-of-the-art digital experience attraction that will add to the range of leisure and tourism offerings available at Singapore’s latest iconic lifestyle destination. A first-of-its-kind...

    May 29, 2019

    SINGAPORE, 29 May 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Changi Airport Group (CAG) will launch a tender for its Duty-Free Liquor & Tobacco (L&T) concession on 4 June 2019. The tenancy terms will cover 18 stores, spanning over 8,000 sqm of retail space across Changi Airport’s four terminals, for a period of six years from...

    May 22, 2019

    TURIN, Italy, May 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- AMAC Aerospace and Pininfarina present at EBACE an innovative cabin concept for the Airbus A350-900 aimed to innovate the onboard experience. The inspiration came from the eclectic Pininfarina design expertise ranging from the nautical to the architectural interior design...

    May 16, 2019

    HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cougar Aircraft Corp. has acquired the assets of the GA-7 Cougar light twin prop executive aircraft, designed and formerly produced by Grumman Gulfstream Aviation renown for military and corporate jets. Cougar now owns the FAA Type Certificate, production fixtures, and technology needed...

    Apr 25, 2019

    SINGAPORE, 25 April 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Changi Airport Group (CAG) celebrated another year of strong airline partnerships today at the Changi Airline Awards 2019, held at Jewel Changi Airport’s Cloud9 Piazza. Gracing the event was Guest of Honour Dr Lam Pin Min, Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Transport...

    Apr 17, 2019

    Customers can look forward to a more seamless payment experience on the Singapore Airlines website and app

    Mar 29, 2019

    The collaboration should provide an enhanced experience for Japanese travelers to Hawaii

    TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. (NYSE:HGV) and Japan Airlines (JAL) today announced a comprehensive plan to develop new programs and services that capitalize on HGV’s vacation ownership and JAL’s...

    Mar 28, 2019

    Changi Airport Singapore achieved great success at the 2019 World Airport Awards, being voted by air travellers as the World’s Best Airport for the seventh consecutive year. This is the 10th time in the 20 year history of the World Airport Awards that Changi Airport Singapore has been named the World’s Best Airport...