Indonesian Expansion For Singapore Airlines And Silkair

Singapore Airlines and its regional subsidiary Silkair have announced plans for a stronger push towards the Indonesian market, with new flights and increased frequencies on key routes.   Singapore Airlines to Resume Surabaya Service, Increase Flights to Jakarta and Bali Citing increased demand, Singapore Airlines will take over one of Silkair’s double daily Singapore – … Continue reading

Cathay Pacific Reveals New Regional Business Class

Hong Kong’s Cathay Pacific has unveiled its new regional business class product, further refining the premium cabin across its network. The highly-anticipated upgrade will see fixed-shell seats being fitted in-place of the existing recliner seating, following 2 years of development work with input from over 150 of the airline’s Marco Polo Club members.   Arranged … Continue reading

United Airlines Rebrands International Premium Cabins

United Airlines has revealed details of the planned revamp of its international premium cabins, as it continues to integrate and rationalize its product offering following last year’s merger with Continental Airlines. The Chicago-based carrier will introduce new food & beverage and inflight entertainment options on the upcoming United Global First and United BusinessFirst travel classes from March 2012. … Continue reading

Asian Airlines Operational Changes For Tokyo Flights

As the situation in Japan continues to develop following last week’s devastating earthquake, tsunami and nuclear power plant crisis, foreign airlines are moving to implement operational changes for services between their respective hubs and the embattled country. Below are flight updates from several Asian carriers that have announced flight cancellations, re-routings and deployment of larger capacity aircraft … Continue reading

Cathay Pacific Applies For Tokyo (Haneda) Flights, Increases Frequencies To Taipei And Jakarta

Cathay Pacific has become the latest airline to express an intention to operate flights to and from Tokyo (Haneda), having made an application for landing slots at the airport, which is situated in downtown Tokyo and a main hub for domestic flights. The Hong Kong-based airline has also announced frequency increases for Taipei and Jakarta, … Continue reading