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Week 35

Orient Aviation Daily Digest August 29, 2022



AirAsia group forecasts 100% return to flying by mid-2023; Capital A posts US$208 million quarterly loss

Capital A has reported a net loss of 931.2 million ringgit (US$208.4 million) for the three months to June 30 compared with a 580.1 million ringgit net loss in the same quarter in 2021. Read More »



Malaysia Airlines launches nonstop Kota Kinabalu-Singapore

Malaysia Airlines has commenced flying nonstop Kota Kinabalu-Singapore. Read More »



Singapore Airlines removes compulsory masks for passengers following Singapore policy change

Singapore Airlines (SIA) has updated its rules on the wearing of face masks on board. Read More »



Vistara to open Abu Dhabi-Mumbai; boost frequency to Europe

India’s Vistara will launch daily nonstop Mumbai-Abu Dhabi on October 1, the full-service carrier's second destination to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) after Dubai. Read More »



Emirates Airline schedules A380s to Auckland and Kuala Lumpur

Emirates Airline will resume nonstop A380 flights to Auckland and Kuala Lumpur from December 1. Read More »



Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company (HAECO Group) has appointed Gerald Steinhoff as its chief commercial officer. Read More »


Asia-Pacific Aerospace Briefs Today

Today's briefs report news from Pratt & Whitney Canada and SriLankan Engineering. Read More »