Airlines/Aviation

Air China Introduces Airport Self Check-in at More Foreign Airports

BEIJING, Jan. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The carrier introduced self check-in at three additional airports outside Mainland China -- Vancouver International Airport, Osaka Kansai International Airport and Nagoya International Airport -- in December of 2011. The user-friendly system supports transf...

2012-01-04 15:00 1902

Milcon Gulf Group and Al Barij International LLC Form Strategic Partnership to Launch Strategic Ventures In Asia Pacific and Middle East

MUSCAT, Oman, Dec. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Milcon Gulf Group and Al Barij International LLC announced today the formation of a strategic partnership to launch a series of new ventures in the rapidly growing Middle East and Asia Pacific markets. The groups shall leverage their existing expertis...

2011-12-20 22:00 1120

Air China to Open Kathmandu-Chengdu Rotations on January 5

CHENGDU, China, Dec. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Starting January 5, Air China's southwest offshoot will open rotations from Chengdu to Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal, also known as the "City of Temples", giving culture enthusiasts an additional travel option. The introduction of the new services...

2011-12-20 10:47 1573

Spirit AeroSystems Signs Spare Parts Agreement with Skymark Airlines

WICHITA, Kan., Dec. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. [NYSE: SPR] and Skymark Airlines Inc. announced the signing of a supply agreement whereby Spirit Aftermarket Customer Support (ACS) will provide thrust reverser, fuselage, and wing component spare parts for Skymark Airlines's...

2011-12-19 08:55 1236

Air China Launches Direct Rotations Beijing – Lhasa

BEIJING, Dec. 16, 2011, /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Air China officially launched direct daily rotations between Beijing and Lhasa on December 15, the first time that direct scheduled flights between the two cities are available. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/2008/12/26/200812261146.jpg ) Air Chi...

2011-12-16 12:12 1410

HNA Group and Bravia Capital Complete Acquisition of GE SeaCo

-- World's 5th largest marine container leasing company is latest addition to the HNA portfolio, strengthening HNA's global leadership position in the transportation and logistics industry HONG KONG, Dec. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- HNA Group Company Limited (HNA) of China, a leading diversifie...

2011-12-16 02:29 1525

Hainan Airlines Selected One of "The TOP 50 Most Valuable Chinese Brands" for 2011

HAIKOU, China, Dec. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- BRANDZ, an organization engaging in the evaluation of global brand equity, announced their list of the "The TOP 50 Most Valuable Chinese Brands" for 2011 on December 13th. (http://photos.prnewswire.com/prn/20111214/CN22481 ) Chinese airlines were e...

2011-12-14 22:00 1182

OAG Unveils Analysis of the Crucial Role Air Travel Plays in the Economic Development of New Countries

-- In-depth report compares progress of air travel, industry and trade development within newly independent countries Timor-Leste, Montenegro, Serbia, Kosovo and South Sudan SINGAPORE, Dec. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- OAG, the global leader in aviation intelligence and a UBM Aviation brand, tod...

2011-12-14 03:29 1454

AirMedia Raises Guidance for the Fourth Quarter of 2011

BEIJING, Dec. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- AirMedia Group Inc. ("AirMedia" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: AMCN), a leading operator of out-of-home advertising platforms in China targeting mid-to-high-end consumers, today announced that it expects total revenues for the fourth quarter of 2011 to be betw...

2011-12-13 21:00 1178

Spirit AeroSystems to Realign Boeing 787 Dreamliner Wing Component Production to Meet Increasing Demand

WICHITA, Kansas, Dec. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- To meet unprecedented demand for its products and services, Spirit AeroSystems, Inc., [NYSE: SPR] announced plans to transition production of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner fixed leading edge composite wing component from Spirit's Tulsa, Okla., facility...

2011-12-13 05:00 1331

Starwood Preferred Guest Announces New Partnership with China Southern Airlines

SPG Members Can Now Transfer Starpoints to China Southern Airlines' Sky Pearl Club Sky Pearl Club Members Who Enroll in SPG Can Earn 1,000 Miles During Next Stay at a Starwood Hotel or Resort SHANGHAI, Dec. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.( http://www.sta...

2011-12-13 09:00 2939

OAG Reveals 7th Consecutive Month of Global Airline Capacity Growth, Despite Declining U.S. and European Markets

-- Beijing Likely to Replace Atlanta as the World's Largest Airport in 2012 CHICAGO, Dec. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The world's airlines have scheduled 3% more capacity on 2% more flights in December 2011, marking the seventh consecutive month of growth compared to the same period last year, a...

2011-12-09 03:58 1281

Spirit AeroSystems Celebrates Completion of 1,000th Boeing 777 Forward Fuselage Section

WICHITA, Kan., Dec. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Spirit AeroSystems, Inc., (NYSE: SPR) the world's largest independent supplier of commercial airplane assemblies and components, today celebrated completion of the 1,000th Boeing 777 forward fuselage section. The section will be shipped to Boeing's fi...

2011-12-09 01:36 1068

Air China to Open Direct Flights Between Beijing and Copenhagen

BEIJING, Dec. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- On June 2, 2012, Air China will inaugurate direct rotations between Beijing and Copenhagen. The four weekly flights will be operated on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday with Airbus A330-200. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080625/CNW017L...

2011-12-08 12:42 1803

Turkish Airlines Beats Singapore Airlines to Provide Best Inflight Food, Reveals an Independent Passenger Review by Skyscanner

SINGAPORE, Dec. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- A panel of international travellers has declared that the best on board food is served by Turkish Airlines, according to Skyscanner( http://cn.skyscanner.com ). The flight comparison site included 19 international airlines from all corners of the world...

2011-12-07 07:00 2410

Air China to Add Beijing-London Gatwick Rotations Next Year

BEIJING, Dec. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Air China will start offering direct rotations between Beijing and London Gatwick from May 2, 2012. The flights, CA851/2, will be operated on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday with A330-200. They depart from Beijing at 01:35 and from London Gatwick at 13...

2011-12-05 18:14 1076

Hainan Airlines Again Selected "Best Airline in China" by Readers of Global Traveler Magazine

SEATTLE, Dec. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Hainan Airlines, for the second time, was named as the Best Airline in China in the 8th Annual GT Tested Reader Survey Awards conducted by Global Traveler Magazine. The airline won the award in 2008 as well. The award was bestowed on the airline at ceremoni...

2011-12-02 17:49 1223

Air China to Resume Shanghai to Paris Direct Service Next Year

BEIJING, Dec. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Air China will resume its direct rotations between Shanghai and Paris starting March 10, 2012, and the existing Shanghai-Beijing-Paris services (CA933/4) will be rescheduled to become direct rotations between Beijing and Paris operated with B777-300ER. (...

2011-12-01 10:06 1139

Air Ticket + DB Railway Package Now Available on Air China's German Website

BEIJING, Nov. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Air China continues to develop global websites that offer a wide range of international travel support products to meet the demands of passengers and provide them with more convenience. In November 2011, Air China's German website began offering Rail and F...

2011-11-30 11:47 1571

One in Four Admits to Smuggling Liquids Through Airport Security Reveals Skyscanner

新加坡2011年11月21日电 /美通社亚洲/-- 航班比较网站 Skyscanner 最近一项调查显示,28%的旅客曾经无意中或在明知违规的情况下从机场安检处“偷带”过违禁液体。 大约有1000人接受了调查,结果显示,42%受访者认为当前法规总体上过于严格,18%的人抱怨说不同机场好像有不同的规定,全球各地所有机场需要标准化当前的规章。只有2%的受访者认为当前法规远远不够。 然而,尽管有这些总体上过于严格的法规,仍然有4%的受访者承认曾经故意携带液体经过安检,并成功带出,这实属惊人。 Skyscanner 旅游编辑 Sam Baldwin 评论说: “液体限量100毫...

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