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Aviation

New airline takes off in Cambodia

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A new Chinese-backed airline extends the list of currently four carriers operating in Cambodia: JC International Airlines took off on its maiden flight on...
Philippine airlines has ordered too many Airbus planes

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Philippine Airlines (PAL) is considering delaying delivery of Airbus planes it has on order as it reviews operations after billionaire tycoon Lucio Tan resumed...
Royal Brunei Airlines reports 6.8 per cent passenger growth in 2013

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Being the biggest carrier at Bandar Seri Begawan (where it commands around 77 per cent of all weekly seats this October, followed by Cebu...
Royal Brunei signs deal with British Airways

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Royal Brunei Airlines has signed an agreement with British Airways to extend its route network to include a further six UK destinations via London...
Malaysia Airlines to get foreign CEO for the first time

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For the first time in its history, Malaysia Airlines (MAS) will have a foreigner as its chief executive officer, who will be given the...
Indonesia to co-develop $8-billion South Korea fighter jet project

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South Korea’s arms procurement agency said on October 6 that Indonesia had agreed to pay 20 per cent of the development costs of a...
Struggling Malaysia Airlines offers Rolex watches, free trips to travel agents

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Troubled Malaysia Airlines is giving away Rolex watches and return airfares to Europe and Asia to travel agents in a bid to incentivise them...
Philippines budget carriers forced to cancel 149 flights to China

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Philippine budget airlines Cebu Pacific and Tiger Airways Philippines have cancelled 149 chartered flights to and from mainland China starting this month after the...
Canada’s CAE opens aviation training center in Brunei

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Quebec-based Canadian Aviation Electronics, a manufacturer of simulation technologies for aviation training and defense, has opened a $100 million facility in Brunei. The Multi-Purpose...
Vietnam Airlines adapts dual-brand strategy

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Ahead of its much-anticipated initial public offering (IPO), Vietnam Airlines is implementing a dual-brand strategy for the parent company and its budget subsidiary Jetstar...
Australia to attract up to 10 ASEAN budget airlines

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Australia close to attracting service by the end of 2014 from at least three new Southeast Asian carriers. Up to 10 Southeast Asian carriers,...
Malaysia Airlines, Boeing face multimillion-dollar lawsuit

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Malaysia Airlines and Boeing are facing a potential lawsuit over the Beijing-bound flight that disappeared more than two weeks ago with 239 people on...
Emirates stops flights to Clark after 7 months

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Dubai's state airline Emirates is ending flights to Clark, Philippines just seven months after launching the route, the carrier stated on March 23, according...
Infographic: The mystery surrounding flight MH370

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The Washington Post published what can be considered the best infographic so far about the mystery of flight Malaysia Airlines MH370, which has still...
Malaysia Airlines share price drops sharply

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The share price of Malaysia Airlines Systems at the Bursa Malaysia dropped as much as 20 per cent when the trading floor opened on...
Search for MH370 plane turns to disaster recovery

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Malaysia Airlines said on March 9 it now feared the worst for its missing plane carrying 239 people, more than a day after it...
Who is passenger 84?

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With speculations over a possible terrorist attack on flight MH370 unfolding, questions arise why in the first passenger list -  leaked from Chinese airport...
Indonesia’s Batik Air goes international

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An airline owned by Indonesia’s Lion Group on February 27 announced it will launch international services with a flight from Jakarta to Singapore later...