Malindo Air Launches Service To Hong Kong

Malindo Air has commenced flight services on its new Kuala Lumpur – Hong Kong route, expanding its international network which now covers 19 destinations across the Asia Pacific. The new route comes in time for the Chinese New Year holidays celebrated in both its native Malaysia and the Chinese Special Administrative Region.   Flight OD … Continue reading

SAS To Add San Francisco Flights, Boost New York Service

SAS Scandinavian Airlines will boost its presence in North America next year. The Star Alliance member has revealed plans to connect San Francisco and its Copenhagen base with nonstop flights, as well as increase frequency on its Copenhagen – New York (Newark) route.   Copenhagen – San Francisco Beginning 8 April 2013, flight SK 935 … Continue reading

New Asian Airlines Take Off

Asian aviation received a boost this week with the launch of operations for 2 new airlines in the region. Thai Airways subsidiary Thai Smile Air took off on its maiden flight to Macau this morning, while Jetstar Japan became the country’s latest low-cost carrier on Tuesday.   Thai Smile Air Government officials, invited guests and … Continue reading

Australian Expansion For Emirates

Emirates is set to further grow its presence in Australia with the introduction of a fifth destination and increased operations on 2 key routes. The Dubai-based airline will begin flying to Adelaide in November 2012, while adding frequencies to Perth and utilizing the Airbus A380 on Melbourne flights.   New Dubai – Adelaide Flights Operating on … Continue reading

P&O Fleet Gathers For Grand Event

P&O Cruises celebrated its 175th anniversary in style yesterday with a gathering of its entire fleet of 7 ships in their homeport of Southampton for the very first time. Dubbed the “Grand Event”, the stunning display was attended by Her Royal Highness the Princess Royal, ballerina Darcey Bussell, dignitaries and passengers.   Despite inclement weather … Continue reading