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JULY 2022

Week 29

Orient Aviation Daily Digest July 21, 2022



Malaysia Airlines to launch second Kuala Lumpur-Doha service

Malaysia Airlines will fly twice daily between Kuala Lumpur and Doha from August 10. Read More »



Cathay Pacific Airways returning stored aircraft to Hong Kong

In a social media post, Cathay Pacific Airways has announced it will bring back aircraft, now stored in Australia’s Alice Springs, to Hong Kong. Read More »




Japan Airlines records 3.3% decline in domestic passengers for June

Japan Airlines (JAL) flew 2.1 million passengers on its domestic network in June, down 3.3% month-on-month from 2.2 million passengers carried in May. Read More »



Malaysia Airports managing director reports improving international traffic

Passengers at its airports across the country were six times higher in the first half of calendar 2022, at 20.3 million, compared with the same months in 2021, Malaysia Airports reports. Read More »



De Havilland unveils “enhanced” Dash 8-400 turboprop

De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Limited is offering a higher payload and improved cabin amenities in its relaunched Dash 8-400 turboprop. Read More »



SIA Engineering and Boeing to disband fleet management services joint venture

SIA Engineering Company Limited (SIAEC) said its joint venture with Boeing, Boeing Asia Pacific Aviation Services (BAPAS), will shut down in August. Read More »


Farnborough Airshow News Briefs

Today's Farnborough Airshow briefs report news from Airbus, Boeing, De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Limited, Eve Holding, Pratt & Whitney and Rolls-Royce. Read More »


Asia-Pacific Aerospace Briefs Today

Today's briefs report news from Sabre and ST Engineering. Read More »