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JULY 2022

Week 27

Orient Aviation Daily Digest July 8, 2022



Cathay Pacific Airways adding destinations after cancellation of Hong Kong’s airline flight suspension rule

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government will no longer suspend an airline from flying to Hong Kong if five or more passengers on a particular flight test COVID-19 positive upon arrival. Read More »



Changi Airport starts delivery of sustainable aviation fuel blend to Singapore Airlines and Scoot

Singapore Airlines (SIA) and Scoot have begun refuelling their aircraft with a blended sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) delivered via Singapore Changi Airport's fuel hydrant system. Read More »




Cebu Pacific recording near 90% of pre-pandemic capacity

Cebu Pacific has reached 88% of pre-COVID-19 capacity across its domestic and international operations. Read More »



Bamboo Airways to add second Hanoi-London route with Gatwick service

Bamboo Airways will fly non-stop Hanoi-London Gatwick from October 30, served weekly with 787-9s, the Vietnam-headquartered carrier said. Read More »



Qatar Airways to add daily Doha-Melbourne-Canberra to network from October 1

Qatar Airways will operate a second daily non-stop flight between its Doha hub and Melbourne from October 1. Read More »



Raya Airways to lease Airbus converted freighters from ST Engineering

Malaysia-based cargo operator, Raya Airways, will lease four passenger-to-freighter (P2F) aircraft from ST Engineering. Read More »


Asia-Pacific Aerospace Briefs Today

Today's briefs report news from Aerotel, Air India, Amadeus, CDB Aviation, Plaza Premium Group, Philippine Airlines, Stellar Entertainment and Sydney Airport. Read More »