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  • ANALYSIS: Are NokScoot, Jet Asia stalking Thai AirAsia X?

    News | 16 May 2014 06:22 | Ellis Taylor

    Thai AirAsia X’s (TAAX) plans to shake up the market between Bangkok and Tokyo, Osaka and Seoul are likely to be closely shadowed not only by startup NokScoot, but also established carrier Jet Asia Airways' move into scheduled services.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Are-NokScoot-Jet-Asia-stalking-Thai-AirAsia-X-399351/
  • Air Dolomiti cuts unit costs by more than half with E195s

    News | 08 Apr 2014 18:44 | Edward Russell

    ​Lufthansa-subsidiary Air Dolomiti has reduced its unit costs by more than half since moving to an all Embraer 195 fleet, says president Michael Kraus.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Dolomiti-cuts-unit-costs-by-more-than-half-with-E195s-398008/
  • ANALYSIS: China poised for Phuket domination

    News | 09 Dec 2013 08:28 | Greg Waldron

    ​In 2014 China is set to supplant Singapore as the biggest international direct air market for traffic to the Thai resort island of Phukethttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-China-poised-for-Phuket-domination-393908/
  • Business Air contracts Ameco for 767 maintenance

    News | 01 Nov 2013 08:30 | Ellis Taylor

    Ameco Beijing has signed a new contract with Thai charter carrier Business Air to support its Boeing 767 fleet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Business-Air-contracts-Ameco-for-767-maintenance-392445/
  • Air China to merge Ameco with in-house MRO division

    News | 26 Sep 2013 11:58 | Michael Gubisch

    Air China is planning to amalgamate its maintenance arm with the group’s MRO joint venture with Lufthansa, Ameco Beijing, during the first half of 2014.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-China-to-merge-Ameco-with-in-house-MRO-division-391019/
  • ANALYSIS: Can the air cargo market bounce back?

    News | 16 Sep 2013 11:14 | Peter Conway

    Air cargo has traditionally been a faster growth business than the passenger sector. But this now moribund market is struggling to absorb the surge in belly space entering service, which is having serious implications for full freightershttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Can-the-air-cargo-market-bounce-back-390571/