Airlines/Aviation

Europeans Coming to China for Chinese New Year Reveals Skyscanner

SINGAPORE, Jan. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Global flight comparison site Skyscanner( http://www.skyscanner.cn ) has revealed a massive increase in Europeans wanting to travel to China for Chinese New Year. The Netherlands saw the greatest interest with a 91% rise in flight searches to China, fol...

2012-01-19 07:00 1757

Chinese Civil Aviation Administration Relies on Radio Equipment From Rohde & Schwarz

MUNICH, Jan. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- State-of-the-art radios for air traffic control (ATC) must be reliable, compact and future-ready. The R&S Series4200 ATC radios from Rohde & Schwarz meet all these requirements, which is why the Chinese CAAC Air Traffic Management Bureau uses and trusts the...

2012-01-18 21:56 1618

Skyscanner Customers Agree With "Fat Tax"

SINGAPORE, Jan. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Today, ex-Qantas Finance Chief Tony Webber announced that he believes that passengers who weigh more should pay more to fly on planes due to the additional fuel burned. While this opinion has been met with anger by many, a poll by flight comparison site...

2012-01-18 07:00 3111

Chunghwa Telecom Board Approves Participation in China Airlines Secondary Offering

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Jan. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd (TAIEX: 2412, NYSE: CHT) ("Chunghwa" or "the Company"), today announced that it has received board approval to participate in China Airlines' secondary equity offering up to a maximum amount of NT$3.5 billion, at ...

2012-01-16 22:40 783

Ctrip.com International, Ltd. to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Financial Results on February 20, 2012 U.S. Time

SHANGHAI, Jan. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (Nasdaq: CTRP), a leading travel service provider of hotel accommodations, airline tickets, packaged tours and corporate travel management in China, will announce its fourth quarter and full year 2011 results on Monday, Febru...

2012-01-16 17:00 1018

Air China's B777-300ER Set to Debut February 1, 2012 on Los Angeles-Beijing Route

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Dr. Zhihang Chi, Air China's Vice President & General Manager for North America, officially announced today the deployment of one of Air China's B777-300 ERs on the Los Angeles-Beijing route effective February 1, 2012. (Logo: http://photos.prnews...

2012-01-12 15:43 899

Global Airline Capacity Grows for 8th Consecutive Month

OAG Data Reveals Beijing Doubled Year-Over-Year Seat Capacity Growth; Japan has Recovered Seat Capacity to Pre- Earthquake/Tsunami Level CHICAGO, Jan. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The world's airlines have scheduled 2.883% more capacity on 1.86% more flights in January 2012, marking the eighth con...

2012-01-11 01:05 1785

OAG Analysis of the EU's ETS Indicates Further Passenger Air-Fare Increases

-- In-depth report examines the likely scenarios and impacts of the EU Emissions Trading Scheme for Airline Operators, Airports and the wider European Economies. LONDON, Jan. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- OAG( http://www.oag.com ), the global leader in aviation intelligence and a UBM Aviation( htt...

2012-01-09 20:51 1657

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 1127

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 1658

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 1312

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 1435

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 1188

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 1456

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 1189

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 3091

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 1346
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