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Orient Aviation Daily Digest February 23, 2022



Asiana Airlines-Korean Air tie-up receives conditional approval from South Korea’s regulator

South Korea's Fair Trade Commission (FTC) has given a conditional “green light” to Korean Air's (KAL) proposed takeover of local rival, Asiana Airlines. Read More »



Virgin Australia to return to Fiji

Virgin Australia (VA) will resume international flights on March 10 with Sydney-Nadi, the first route to return the carrier to non-domestic flying. Read More »




India and Thailand establish air travel bubble

India and Thailand have established an air travel bubble. Read More »



Changi airport passenger numbers dip from Omicron restrictions

Singapore Changi Airport handled 720,000 passengers in January, down 11.9% month-on-month from 817,000 passengers in December. Read More »




Hong Kong Airport reports 71,000 passengers for January

Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) said passenger numbers were unchanged in January 2022 from a year earlier. Read More »



Asia-Pacific Aerospace Briefs Today

Today's aerospace briefs report news from Airbus, Cathay Pacific Airways, cargo.one, Korean Air, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Sabre, Safran, SIA Engineering Company, Singapore Airlines Cargo and Tikehau Ace Capital. Read More »