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IndiGo to Start Mumbai-Muscat and Singapore services

IndiGo, the Indian low cost carrier, will launch services to Muscat and Singapore from Mumbai effective 10th October 2011. Mumbai – Muscat Service operates four times per week. 6E081 BOM MCT 2125 2245 320 1345 6E082 MCT BOM 0005 0415 320 2456 Mumbai – Singapore Service operates daily, with the return flight being operated with […]

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Singapore Airlines Network Changes Winter 2011/12

 Singapore Airlines has announced the following changes to its route network in the Northern Winter season of 2011 & 2012 (30th Oct to 24th Mar). Photo by Juergen Lehle  All of the following changes are for routes out of Singapore and are effective 30th October 2011. Ahmedabad  Flights will increase to thrice weekly from the […]

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IndiGo to go international from September

Indian low cost carrier IndiGo (IATA:6E) will be launching international service from September 2011, becoming the sixth international airline of India. IndiGo (per April 2011 data) controls a 19.7% share of the Indian aviation market, holding the third spot – even higher than Air India. IndiGo will be initially launching its international services out of […]

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Emirates Likely to Launch Bali Flights Soon

A trusted source has revealed to The Networker that the Emirates Airline is in the final stages of adding Denpasar, Bali in Indonesia to its network. The new addition has reportedly been revealed by one of the airline’s local directors during a recent luncheon. The airline, which already serves Indonesian capital Jakarta twice daily, will […]

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SIA to Set Up Long Haul LCC Subsidiary

Singapore Airlines today announced its plans to launch a new low cost long haul carrier. The new subsidiary, to be wholly owned by SIA, will be managed independently. The airline stated that “The new airline is being established following extensive review and analysis. It will enable the SIA Group to serve a largely untapped new […]

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Air Astana Outlines Expansion Plans

 In an interview with ATWOnline, Peter Foster, CEO of Air Astana, has outlined the Kazakh carrier’s ambitious expansion plans.  The airline plans to add the cities of Shanghai, Singapore, Hong Kong and Colombo to its network, with a stated goal of expanding its fleet to fifty aircraft by 2020. It also wants to be flying […]

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Routes of The Week 20-26 February

Airline Type Route Frequency A/C Type Validity Etihad increase Abu Dhabi – Beijing 5 weekly > Daily A330-200 eff 2 Jul Oman Air increase Muscat – Colombo 5 > 6 weekly EQV eff 1 Jun China Eastern increase Qingdao – Nanjing – SIN 3w > Daily A319 eff 27 Mar Emirates cancellation Dubai – Tripoli […]

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Routes of The Week 23-29 January

Routes of The Week 23 – 29 JANUARY 2011 COPA from 15 Jun launches 4 weekly Panama City – Nassau service on board E190. China Southern w.e.f 23 Jan has increased Guangzhou – Kathmandu service from three to six weekly. Service operates with A319 daily except on Tuesdays. South African Airways w.e.f from 1 May […]

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Routes of The Week 9 – 15 January

Welcome to this week’s Routes of The Week feature – your weekly route news update. Let’s see which route activities have airlines had this week. Air France from 27 Mar launches four weekly service to Tripoli onboard A320. Service increases to five weekly from 4 Jun. Aer Lingus from 27 Mar launches daily Shannon – London […]

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Jakarta Now South East Asia’s Busiest Airport By Passenger Traffic

Did you use to believe that Singapore was South East Asia’s busiest airport ? Or Bangkok ? It’s time to change your belief now. Indonesia’s Jakarta Soekarano Hatta ( CGK ) airport has now surpassed both Singapore and Bangkok to become Southeast Asia’s busiest airport by passenger traffic. For the 12 months ending September 2010, […]

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