Category: ASIA

Air Asia X adds 330's ahead of schedule

Air Asia X adds 330’s ahead of schedule

Air Asia X adds six A330-300 on lease from ILFC, to stay ahead of competitors Jetstar, Tiger and Scoot.  |  Photo: Flickr by Cecil Lee

JAL lists on Tokyo bourse, only #2 after Facebook

JAL lists on Tokyo bourse, only #2 after Facebook

After a government bailout of debt-ridden JAL, it’s now profitable again. The airline launches a €7bn IPO on the Tokyo Stock Exchange next month.

Qantas-Emirates to shake up global alliances?

Qantas-Emirates to shake up global alliances?

Qantas is trying out new alliances – the legendary London-Sydney axis to vanish?

ANA grounds 787 for gearboxes

ANA grounds 787 for gearboxes

Rolls-Royce (R-R) and Boeing are starting to replace gearboxes on nine Trent 1000 engines after All Nippon Airways was forced to ground its fleet of 787s | Photo:  Flickr – Pyonko Omeyama

Mongolian launches Shanghai

Mongolian launches Shanghai

Mongolian Airlines is today (01JUl12) due to launch a four times Ulaan Baatar – Shanghai Pu Dong service using Airbus A319 equipment.

Qantas cries wolf

Qantas cries wolf

QF against Etihad’s push for Oz market :: http://t.co/6ZMkjBik