Chinese Airlines Losing Billions

November 9, 2019 10:46 am
Chinese Airlines Losing Billions

Staff correspondent, China During the recent China International Forum on Aviation and Tourism, some very interesting statistics were revealed regarding the growth of commercial aviation in China, especially for international travel. These were revealed by the chairman of the China Aviation Association, as well as several executives from Chinese airlines. […]

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Japan Airlines Begins Selling Flight Tickets of Bengaluru

10:37 am
Japan Airlines Begins Selling Flight Tickets of Bengaluru

Staff correspondent, japan  The Japan Airlines (JAL) flights announced way back at the beginning of the year from Tokyo to Bengaluru, India, have finally gone on sale. The flights, for Tokyo’s Olympics next year, will be running during the 2020 summer months. What are the details? As laid out by […]

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Austrian Airlines to lay off 500 amid cost cuts

November 7, 2019 8:26 pm
Austrian Airlines to lay off 500 amid cost cuts

Asianmail desk As  part of efforts to cut costs by around EUR100 million euros (USD112 million) per year, Austrian Airlines (OS, Vienna) plans to lay off around 500 employees, a source close to the matter told Reuters on November 4. The austerity programme is expected to be announced officially on […]

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Third terminal now to cost 40pc more

7:06 pm
Third terminal now to cost 40pc more

Senior reporter The estimated cost of constructing a third terminal at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport has been increased by 40 percent. It is now a Tk-20,598 crore project. The Cabinet Committee on Public Purchase yesterday approved the project at a cost much higher than what had been estimated at the […]

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Canada’s Flair Airlines saved in KF Cargo court dispute

7:01 pm
Canada’s Flair Airlines saved in KF Cargo court dispute

Asianmail desk Flair Airlines (F8, Kelowna) was saved from going out of business within “approximately 10 days” by a Canadian Federal Court ruling on October 10, Kelowna iNFOnews has reported citing court documents. The western Canadian LCC had contracted KF Cargo (FK, Kelowna), a KF Aerospace (formerly Kelowna Flightcraft) subsidiary, […]

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