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APRIL 2022

Week 13

Orient Aviation Daily Digest April 1, 2022



Air China announces US$2.6 billion annual loss, upbeat on long-term recovery trend

Air China has reported a 16.6 billion yuan (US$2.6 billion) net loss for the 12 months to December 31, 2021 from a net loss of 14.4 billion yuan in the previous year. Read More »



China Eastern Airlines posts US$1.9 billion annual loss; predicts ‘slow recovery trend’

China Eastern Airlines (CEA) has reported a net loss of 12.2 billion yuan (US$1.924 billion) for the 12 months to December 31, 2021 compared with a net loss of 11.8 billion yuan in 2020. Read More »



China Southern Airlines reports US$1.9 billion annual net loss for 2021

China Southern Airlines (CSA) has recorded a net loss of 12.1 billion yuan (US$1.9 billion) for the 12 months to December 31, 2021, edging deeper into loss-making territory from a net loss of 10.8 billion yuan in 2020. Read More »



Air New Zealand to relaunch 10 international destinations from April

Air New Zealand (AirNZ) expects to be flying to 12 international destinations by October, representing 40% of its overseas flying. Read More »



Qantas Group targeting 25% reduction in emissions by 2030

Qantas Group has set an interim target of reducing carbon emissions by 25% by 2030, based on 2019 levels, a major step along the road to reaching the industry’s goal of net zero emissions by 2050. Read More »



ASL Aviation adds 10 737-800BCF freighters to order book

ASL Aviation Holdings has signed a firm commitment for 10 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighters (BCF) along with purchase rights for another 10 of the type. Read More »


Asia-Pacific Aerospace Briefs Today

Today's briefs report news from Bamboo Airways and Revima. Read More »