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JUNE 2022

Week 23

Orient Aviation Daily Digest June 6, 2022



All Nippon Airways promotes sustainability with "Future Promise" special livery 787s

Two All Nippon Airways (ANA) 787s will be repainted in a livery that will highlight the airline’s commitment to sustainability. Read More »



Philippine Airlines extends AFI KLM E&M maintenance contract

Philippine Airlines (PAL) has extended its maintenance contract with AFI KLM E&M for GE90 engines on its 777s and the CFM56-5B engines that power its A320s. Read More »



AirAsia Thailand adds four international routes to network

AirAsia Thailand is to operate to four destinations in Southeast Asia from Bangkok. Read More »



Batik Air restores Kuala Lumpur-Denpasar service; double daily from June 25

Batik Air, formerly Malindo Air, has recommenced flights between Kuala Lumpur and Denpasar. Read More »



Atlas Air receives first of four 747-8Fs joining its fleet in 2022

Atlas Air has accepted the first of four 747-8F freighters to be delivered to the air cargo operator this year. Read More »



Airbus schedules A380 parts auction in October

Airbus has confirmed the date for its charity auction of an estimated 500 items salvaged from the decommissioning of one A380. Read More »



In a regulatory filing to the Bursa Malaysia stock exchange on June 1, AirAsia X said Lim Kian Onn had relinquished his role as deputy chairman of the LCC, but would remain on the airline’s board as a non-independent and non-executive director. Read More »


Asia-Pacific Aerospace Briefs Today

Today's briefs report news from AirAsia, dnata, International Air Transport Association and Plaza Premium Group. Read More »