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Week 37

Orient Aviation Daily Digest September 13, 2022



Air India leases 30 aircraft

Air India has signed leases and Letters of Intent for five 777-200LRs, 21 A320neo and four A321neo. Read More »



Vietjet outlines delivery timetable for 737 MAX order

Vietjet has negotiated an updated agreement with Boeing for delivery of the 200 737 MAX family aircraft the LCC has ordered from the air framer. Read More »



Akasa Air adds Chennai to fledgling domestic network

India's Akasa Air has commenced twice daily nonstop Bengaluru-Chennai flights taking the airline, launched in August, to a destination network of Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Kochi and Mumbai. Read More »



Capital A's Teleport signs for three freighters

Logistics company, Teleport, plans to lease three A321F freighters from BBAM Limited Partnership to strengthen its cargo network and meet market demand in Southeast Asia and elsewhere in the Asia-Pacific. Read More »



Hong Kong eases quarantine rules for local air crew

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) no longer requires locally based air crew operating passenger flights to quarantine on re-entry to the HKSAR. Read More »



Airbus records 39 aircraft deliveries in August

The latest Airbus orders and deliveries announcement shows the aerospace conglomerate's net orders fell to 637 aircraft at August 31, from 656 at July 31. Read More »



Queensland’s Sunshine Coast Airport has named Scott Norris as general manager for aviation and commercial. Read More »


Asia-Pacific Aerospace Briefs Today

Today's briefs report news from Airbus, Inmarsat, Malaysia Aviation Group, PT Dirgantara Indonesia, Qatar Airways and Singapore Tourism Board. Read More »