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JUNE 2021

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Orient Aviation Daily Digest June 2, 2021



All Nippon Airways and Peach to begin code-sharing

All Nippon Airways (ANA) and its LCC subsidiary, Peach Aviation, intend to code-share on Tokyo Narita to Fukuoka, Okinawa and Sapporo and from Nagoya to Okinawa and Sapporo from August. Read More »



Vietnam reverses ban on arriving international passenger flights

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has lifted its restriction on arriving international passenger flights at the country's two largest airports, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, with immediate effect. Read More »



Suitors lining up for Eastar Jet, Korea media reports

At least 10 entities have submitted Letters of Intent (LoI) to purchase South Korean LCC, Eastar Jet, The Korea Herald has reported, citing sources close to the industry. Read More »



AirAsia X shareholders approve corporate restructure

AirAsia X (AAX) shareholders voted in favour of the LCC’s corporate restructuring at a June 1 extraordinary general meeting. Read More »



AirAsia Indonesia posts US$193 million annual loss

Joint venture LCC, PT AirAsia Indonesia, has reported a 2.8 trillion rupiah (US$193 million) net loss for the 12 months to December 31, 2020, a significant deterioration from a net loss of 157.5 billion rupiah a year earlier. Read More »



Cathay Pacific Group commences recruitment of Hong Kong-based cockpit crew

Cathay Pacific Group is recruiting Hong Kong-based first and second officers as it plans its post-COVID-19 operating environment, the South China Morning Post's Danny Lee has reported, citing a note to staff. Read More »