Day: May 22, 2018

Air China to launch new Beijing-Hanoi service

May 22, 2018

Air China will launch a new service between Beijing and Hanoi on June 1, 2018. In recent years, Air China has opened routes between Beijing and Ho Chi Minh, Hangzhou and Nha Trang, and Chongqing and Nha Trang. Flight information: The new route between Beijing and Hanoi will be operated under flight numbers CA741/742 four […]

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India’s Jet Airways planning follow-on deal for Boeing 737 Max

May 22, 2018

Jet Airways India is closing in on a new order for Boeing Co.’s 737 Max single-aisle plane that could take its commitments for the model above 200 aircraft. India’s biggest full-service airline is in talks over the purchase and may make an announcement in coming weeks, chairman Naresh Goyal said in an interview. He didn’t […]

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Centre May Not Sell Air India Without Adequate Pricing: Aviation Secretary

May 22, 2018

NEW DELHI: Civil Aviation Secretary R N Choubey today said the government could decide against selling state-run Air India if it does not get “adequate” price for it. However, Mr Choubey expressed confidence that ailing airline will fetch a good price. While the deadline for submission of Expression of Interest or EoI ends on May […]

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Chinese Investment in Foreign Airlines Proliferates

May 22, 2018

Despite a progressive shift toward deregulation and an influx of airline reforms, several Chinese investors are moving beyond their home turf and establishing new entrants on foreign soil. Cambodia State Secretariat of Civil Aviation spokesman Sinn Chanserey Vutha told AIN that four Chinese-backed carriers—KC International Airlines, Cambodia Airways, Domrey Angkor Airlines, and MJ Airlines—have reached […]

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Video: Saudia A330 makes emergency landing with nose gear up

May 22, 2018

A Saudia Airbus A330 made an emergency landing at Jeddah’s King Abdul Aziz International airport with its nose landing gear retracted on 21 May. Saudi Arabia’s Aviation Investigation Bureau says there was a “defect” in the aircraft’s hydraulic system and nose landing gear. The jet was operating flight SV3818 between Madinah and Dhaka when the […]

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