Category: Asia

Dubai becomes second busiest international airport 0

Dubai becomes second busiest international airport

Dubai has taken second place in the list of busiest international airports – that is, the amount of international traffic that is handled. The airport is now ahead of Paris Charles de Gaulle and...

Fiji Airways A330 delivered 0

Fiji Airways A330 delivered

Fiji Airways has taken delivery of its new Airbus A330-200 aircraft. This is the first to wear the airline’s new livery and name (it was formerly called Air Pacific), and will begin flying from...

Lion Air looks to Airbus in 234 aircraft order 1

Lion Air looks to Airbus in 234 aircraft order

Lion Air of Indonesia has switched sole allegiance from Boeing by ordering 234 Airbus A320 and A320neo family aircraft. To date, Lion Air has operated a large fleet of Boeing 737 aircraft, in addition...

Mumbai Airports Through Time – New photographic book 1

Mumbai Airports Through Time – New photographic book

I have been producing a new book by two prolific Indian photographers, entitled Mumbai Airports Through Time. The photographers are Sean DSilva and Jimmy Wadia. The book is a fantastic photographic journey from the...

Final Japan Airlines MD-90 flight 0

Final Japan Airlines MD-90 flight

Japan Airlines will fly its last McDonnell Douglas MD-90 flight on 30 March. The type has been operating with the airline, and the former JAS subsidiary, for 17 years mainly on domestic routes. The...

British Airways A380 flights bookable 2

British Airways A380 flights bookable

British Airways have made the first flights on their new Airbus A380 aircraft available to book. The aircraft are due to enter service in October, and will operate to both Hong Kong and Los...

Air Asia expanding with Indian low cost airline 0

Air Asia expanding with Indian low cost airline

Air Asia has announced it is set to commence flying with its new Indian low-cost airline by the fourth quarter of 2013. The airline is a joint venture between Air Asia and the Tata...

Where to spot the new Fiji Airways A330 3

Where to spot the new Fiji Airways A330

Fiji Airways, formerly Air Pacific, have announced the routes and destinations its new Airbus A330 aircraft will serve. The aircraft feature the new livery of the airline and look pretty nice! From 21 April...

Malaysia’s first oneworld aircraft rolled out 0

Malaysia’s first oneworld aircraft rolled out

Malaysia Airlines yesterday rolled out its first aircraft painted in the oneworld livery. The Airbus A330-300, seen here, was revealed at a ceremony at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, as Malaysia Airlines joined the alliance....