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Week 35

Orient Aviation Daily Digest September 1, 2022



Korean Air to add Budapest to international network; restoring Chiang Mai, Phuket and Dubai services

Korean Air (KAL) will commence nonstop Budapest-Seoul Incheon from October 3. Read More »



All Nippon Airways plans 90% pre-COVID-19 capacity by March 2023

All Nippon Airways (ANA) intends to increase capacity to approximately 90% of pre-COVID-19 levels in the northern hemisphere scheduling season. Read More »



Virgin Atlantic and IndiGo sign UK-India codeshare

Virgin Atlantic and IndiGo have agreed to codeshare between India and the U.K. Virgin Atlantic will place its VS airline code on IndiGo-operated domestic flights from Delhi and Mumbai to Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Bengaluru, Chennai, Goa, Hyderabad and Kolkata. Read More »



SpiceJet records US$216.7 million annual loss

India’s SpiceJet has reported a 17.2 billion rupee (US$216.7 million) net loss for the 12 months to March 31 against a net loss of 10 billion rupee in the previous year. Read More »



China’s flag carrier posts interim US$2.8 billion loss

Air China has reported a 19.4 billion yuan (US$2.8 billion) net loss for the six months to June 30, against a 6.8 billion yuan net loss a year earlier. Read More »



China Eastern Airlines reports first half US$2.7 billion loss

China Eastern Airlines (CEA) has announced a net loss of 18.7 billion yuan (US$2.7 billion) for the six months to June 30. Read More »



Today's people news reports personnel announcements at SpiceJet, Airports of Thailand Public Company Limited and Airbus. Read More »


Asia-Pacific Aerospace Briefs Today

Today's briefs report news from Sabre, SIA Engineering Company, Tata Consultancy Services and Vietnam Airlines. Read More »