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Orient Aviation Daily Digest June 14, 2022



Hanjin KAL to sell Jin Air shareholding to Korean Air

Korean Air (KAL) is poised to return to full ownership of Jin Air after the parent company of both airlines, Hanjin KAL, decided to trade its 54.91% equity in the LCC to KAL. Read More »



China Airlines reports 16% passenger growth in May

Taiwan’s China Airlines (CAL) flew 34,018 passengers in May, up 16% from the 29,323 passengers it carried in April. Read More »



FedEx boosts Asia-Europe route network

FedEx Express is providing greater connectivity for cargo transport between Asia and Europe with a new Paris-Beijing route that offers 10 connections a week via Osaka. Read More »



Jetstar Asia increases Bangkok and Denpasar flight schedules

Singapore-based Jetstar Asia has added route frequency to Denpasar and will boost its schedule to Bangkok as the recovery in air travel continues. Read More »



Cebu Pacific to upgrade Manila-Dubai to 10 flights a week

Cebu Pacific is adding three flights a week Manila-Dubai from July 2, bringing frequency on the route to 10 weekly, including two services daily on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Read More »



Bangkok Air returning to the Maldives

Bangkok Airways is expanding its international network with its July 13 resumption of nonstop services to the Maldives. Read More »



Fiji Airways has named Edwin Nand as its new manager of corporate communications. Read More »