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JUNE 2022

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Orient Aviation Daily Digest June 17, 2022



All Nippon Airways recorded 2.3 million domestic passengers in May

For the third consecutive month, All Nippon Airways (ANA) has transported more than two million passengers on its domestic network. Read More »



India regulator approves Air India’s 100% acquisition of AirAsia India

Air India has received the green light from the Competition Commission of India (CCI) to take over local LCC, AirAsia India. Read More »



Japan Airlines domestic passengers exceeded two million in May

Japan Airlines (JAL) flew 2.2 million passengers on its domestic network in May, up 19.3%, from 1.8 million passengers carried in April. Read More »



Asiana Airlines to operate A380s to Bangkok and Los Angeles

South Korea's Asiana Airlines will fly its A380s on two international routes out of Seoul Incheon due to strong demand. Read More »



India’s newest LCC, Akasa Air, receives first 737 MAX

Start-up Indian carrier, Akasa Air, has accepted its first aircraft, a 737 MAX 8, at a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Boeing's Seattle facility. Read More »



Air China reports 1.8 million domestic passengers for May

Air China flew 1.8 million passengers on its domestic network in May, up 36.6% from the 1.3 million passengers it carried in April. Read More »


Asia-Pacific Aerospace Briefs Today

Today's briefs report news from Intelsat and Recaro Aircraft Seating. Read More »