Tigerair Taiwan Adds Zhangjiajie, Tokyo (Haneda) Flights

Tigerair Taiwan, the low-cost carrier joint venture between China Airlines and Singapore’s Tiger Airways Holdings, has added Zhangjiajie and Tokyo (Haneda) to its fast-growing network.   Taipei (Taoyuan) – Zhangjiajie The Taipei-based airline flew its inaugural cross-strait service earlier this month on 12 December, when flight IT 109 landed at Zhangjiajie Huhua Airport in central China’s … Continue reading

Thai Airways Welcomes B787 To Fleet

Thai Airways welcomed the Boeing 787 Dreamliner to its fleet with the arrival of the first of 8 aircraft. Royally bestowed the name “Ongkharak” and registered HS-TQA, the state-of-the-art jet landed at Bangkok Subarnabhumi Airport at 1642 hrs following a nonstop, 15-hour delivery flight from Seattle.   Nearly 250 members of the media joined 300 invited … Continue reading

Four Seasons Takes To The Skies With Branded Private Jet

Discerning and well-heeled travellers take note! Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts has taken luxury travel to the next level with the introduction of the Four Seasons Jet, the industry’s first fully branded private jet experience.   Painted in a striking black colour with “Four Seasons” on the fuselage and the iconic Four Seasons logo on … Continue reading

Thai Lion Air Launches First International Routes

New low cost carrier Thai Lion Air commenced international operations this week, flying from Bangkok’s Don Mueang International Airport to Jakarta and Kuala Lumpur. The former operates twice daily while the Malaysian capital is served daily, with both routes being operated by the airline’s 215-seat B737-900ER in an all-economy configuration.   Bangkok (Don Mueang) – … Continue reading

Anantara Grows With New Cambodian, Thai Resorts

Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas has grown its portfolio with the addition of 2 properties in Southeast Asia. The core brand of Thai-based hospitality owner and operator Minor Hotel Group unveiled the Anantara Angkor Resort & Spa and the Anantara Chiang Mai Resort & Spa this week.   Anantara Angkor Resort & Spa Located minutes … Continue reading