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Orient Aviation Daily Digest June 10, 2024

By Ryan Chase



Airbus booked 27 new aircraft orders in May

Airbus received gross orders for 27 aircraft last month, lifting total gross orders for the first five months of the year to 254 airliners. Read More »




Malaysia Airlines boosting frequency to India’s Amritsar

Malaysia Airlines will add flights to Amritsar from Kuala Lumpur from the start of August in response to strong demand and high passenger load factors. Read More »



Air New Zealand to upgrade Auckland-Bali to full-year schedule

New Zealanders headed to Bali for the southern hemisphere summer holidays will have the option of nonstop Auckland-Denpasar after Air New Zealand (Air NZ) builds its seasonal route between the two destinations to year-round operations. Read More »



Changi Airport reports US$319 million annual profit

Changi Airport Group (CAG) announced a net profit of S$431 million (US$319 million) for the 12 months to March 31, more than 10 times the net profit of S$33 million in its previous fiscal year. Read More »



Japan Airlines adds Dalian to 767 cargo network

Japan Airlines (JAL) will launch a once weekly Tokyo Narita-Dalian rotation on June 18 with 767-300fs serving the route. Read More »



AirAsia Indonesia to open Bali-Cairns in August

Far North Queensland’s Cairns will be serviced by nonstop three times a week AirAsia Indonesia flights from August 14 after the LCC begins flying between Bali and the Queensland city. Read More »



Regional Airlines (Rex) said late last week that Lim Kim Hai had stepped down as executive chair of the Australia-listed airline group but that he will retain his seat on the board as a non-executive director. Read More »


Asia-Pacific Aerospace Briefs Today

Today's briefs report news from Adelaide Airport, Air New Zealand, Airbus, FTAI Aviation Ltd, Eaton Aerospace Component Services Asia, German Aerospace Center, International Aero Engines, Neste, Qantas, Rolls-Royce, SIA Engineering Company and ST Engineering. Read More »


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