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  • GMG to order 777s, 787s to challenge Biman


    Biman Bangladesh Airlines is set for a new challenge on international routes from privately owned GMG...


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  • Biman CEO predicts

    News | 17 Jun 2008 17:00 | Nicholas Iondies

    The head of Bangladesh's national carrier expects failures in the local market as privately owned airlines have been expanding too rapidly and suffering...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Biman-CEO-predicts-224698/
  • Failures likely in Bangladeshi market: Biman

    News | 03 Jun 2008 16:00 | Nicholas Ionides

    <P><A href="http://www.bimanair.com/">Biman&nbsp;Bangladesh Airlines</A> expects there will be failures in the Bangladeshi market as carriers have been expanding too rapidly and are suffering badly as a result of high fuel prices.</P> <P>Managing director and CEO M A Momen said in an interview at the IATA annual general meeting in Istanbul that “we have so many airlines coming up in Bangladesh” and it is too many for the market to handle.</P> <P>“I am more than sure that there will be some untimely deaths of airlines,” he says, adding that this will not just be in Bangladesh but also in other parts of the South Asian region.</P> <P>“Going international does not simply give you money.”</P> <P>Bangladesh’s airline sector has seen major change in recent years, with privately-owned GMG Airlines expanding aggressively into the international market and others, such as Best Air and United Airways Bangladesh, planning the same. Best Air only launched domestic services early this year and latehttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Failures-likely-in-Bangladeshi-market-Biman-224417/
  • Bangladeshi private carriers go international

    News | 24 Apr 2008 16:00 | Nicholas Ionides

    Battling it out in Bangladesh Biman Bangladesh has been forced to step up its expansion plans due to pressure from a trio of private carriers, which...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Bangladeshi-private-carriers-go-international-223143/
  • GMG to order 777s, 787s to challenge Biman

    News | 19 Mar 2008 08:52 | Nicholas Ionides

    Biman Bangladesh Airlines is set for a new challenge on international routes from privately owned GMG...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/GMG-to-order-777s-787s-to-challenge-Biman-222326/
  • Private carriers continue assault on Biman

    News | 18 Feb 2008 11:35 | Nicholas Ionides

    Privately owned airlines are continuing their attack on state-owned Biman Bangladesh, with yet another new entrant taking flight and the existing private...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Private-carriers-continue-assault-on-Biman-221613/
  • Biman restructures in changing Bangladeshi market

    News | 20 Aug 2007 23:00 | Nicholas Ionides

    Major change has come to Bangladesh's aviation market with the launch of a new privately owned operator and the start of a major restructuring at troubled...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Biman-restructures-in-changing-Bangladeshi-market-216184/