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MARCH 2022

Week 12

Orient Aviation Daily Digest March 25, 2022



Singapore ends vaccinated travel lanes; reopens to all vaccinated passengers

Singapore Airlines (SIA) and its LCC unit, Scoot, will cease the operation of Vaccinated Travel Lane (VTL) flights next Friday. Read More »



Cebu Pacific posts US$476.1 million annual loss

Cebu Pacific has reported a 24.9 billion peso (US$476.1 million) net loss for the 12 months to December 31, 2021 against a net loss of 22.2 billion peso in the same months in 2020. Read More »



Emirates Airline adds second daily A380 Dubai-Melbourne service

Emirates Airline will have 42 flights a week to Australia by May, including a second daily A380 service to Melbourne from its Dubai headquarters hub. Read More »



Bamboo Airways begins Hanoi-London Heathrow flights

Bamboo Airways has started nonstop flights from Hanoi to London Heathrow. Read More »



Asiana Airlines boosts Seoul Incheon-Japan network frequency

From April 1, South Korea's Asiana Airlines will add a third Japan destination to its international network by resuming nonstop Seoul Incheon-Nagoya flights after an 11-month absence. Read More »



Airbus increases commercial airline forecast for India and South Asia

Airbus expects India and South Asia to need 2,210 new commercial aircraft in the next two decades, local media has reported, citing comments from the air framer's head of airline marketing for India and South Asia, Brent McBratney, at Wings India 2022. Read More »



Dornier Technology has named Nikos Gitsis as its new CEO. Read More »


Asia-Pacific Aerospace Briefs Today

Today's briefs report news from Elbe Flugzeugwerke, Pratt & Whitney and ST Engineering. Read More »