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JUNE 2024

Week 25

Orient Aviation Daily Digest June 18, 2024

By Ryan Chase



Korean Air chooses Air Incheon as preferred bidder for Asiana Airlines cargo arm

Korean Air (KAL) has named Air Incheon as its favoured buyer of Asiana Airlines' cargo freighter business. Read More »




China Eastern Airlines records robust rebound in outbound travel

China Eastern Airlines (CEA) said international travel demand from China showed no signs of easing in May. Read More »



Vietnam Airlines becomes first Vietnamese airline to operate to Philippines

Vietnam Airlines has commenced four times a week nonstop Ho Chi Minh City-Manila, becoming the first Vietnamese airline to operate to the city. Read More »



China Southern Airlines flew 14% more passengers last month

China Southern Airlines (CSA) said passengers it transported on its domestic and international networks rose to 13.4 million in May against 11.8 million passengers in the same month in 2023. Read More »



Greater Bay Airlines selects Haikou as first China destination

Greater Bay Airlines (GBA) will start nonstop five times a week Hong Kong to Haikou, the Mainland island province’s largest city, on July 12. Read More »



Air China passengers increase 19.7%; international travellers up 205.7%

Air China flew 12.7 million passengers in May compared with 10.6 million passengers in the same month in 2023. Read More »


Asia-Pacific Aerospace Briefs Today

Today's briefs report news from Civil Aviation Administration of China, Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore, Flight Safety Foundation, National Civil Aviation Agency of Brazil and Swiss AviationSoftware. Read More »


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