Airlines Plan New Flights, Increased Frequencies To Yangon

Myanmar’s travel and tourism market is poised to enter a new period of growth following recent political developments in the country. Identifying near-term opportunities, airlines have rapidly announced the resumption of services and frequency increases to the country’s gateway, Yangon.   Bangkok Airways Thai boutique carrier Bangkok Airways announced the addition of a third daily flight on … Continue reading

Firefly Announces New Routes

Malaysian low cost carrier Firefly has announced 2 new routes set to launch in the coming months. Using its ATR72-500 aircraft, the airline will boost its network with Kota Bharu – Johor Bahru and Kuala Lumpur (Subang) – Hat Yai flights.   Kota Bharu – Johor Bahru Beginning 26 April 2012, Firefly will commence nonstop … Continue reading

Kingfisher Airlines To Join Oneworld

India’s Kingfisher Airlines has signed a memorandum of understanding to become a full member of the Oneworld airline alliance. Subject to regulatory approval, the airline is expected to complete the procedures to become a part of Oneworld by 2011.   The addition of Kingfisher will link the airline’s extensive domestic network in India to Oneworld’s global network of … Continue reading

Firefly To Add Fifth Singapore – Kuala Lumpur Flight

Malaysia’s Firefly is expanding its flying program on the popular singapore-Kuala Lumpur route with the introduction of a fifth daily flight from 28 March 2010. The airline currently flies 4 times daily between Singapore Changi International Airport Budget Terminal and Kuala Lumpur’s Skypark Subang city airport.   Flight FY 3511 departs Skypark Subang at 1300 … Continue reading

Firefly To Commence Flights To Singapore

Air travellers in Southeast Asia can look forward to more options with the addition of new services from Firefly, the low-cost affiliate of national carrier Malaysia Airlines, between Singapore and 5 Malaysian cities (Kuala Lumpur, Ipoh, Kuala Terengganu, Kuantan and Malacca).   Kuala Lumpur (Subang) – Singapore  Beginning 1 July 2009, the new airline will initially operate 3 … Continue reading