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  • Phuket Air YS-11 still grounded after overrun


    Thailand’s Department of Civil Aviation has found that a Phuket Air NAMC YS-11 involved in an incident in Mae Sot on 11...


  • Pressured Phuket Air scales back operations


    Struggling Thai carrier Phuket Air is to focus is operations on domestic and international short-haul, opting to...


  • Five carriers feature on French 'blacklist'


    France’s civil aviation directorate has identified five carriers which have been banned from its territory over...


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  • Jet deals - 18 October

    News | 18 Oct 2010 09:30 | Olivier Bonnassies

    AerSale buys 19 Boeing 747-400s from JAL AerSale has completed its 'second of several large-scale' fleet purchases with the acquisition of 19 Boeing...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Jet-deals-18-October-348441/
  • Air Berlin extends Thai reach with Bangkok Airways codeshare

    News | 28 Oct 2009 11:02

    <p>Germany's Air Berlin is to codeshare with Bangkok Airways across routes to several destinations in Thailand.</p><p>The German carrier is to codeshare on...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Berlin-extends-Thai-reach-with-Bangkok-Airways-codeshare-334084/
  • Bangladesh's Best Air to resume suspended int'l flights

    News | 19 Jan 2009 06:27 | Leithen Francis

    <p>Bangladesh's Best Air plans to resume suspended services to Bangkok, Colombo, Dubai and Male but has no immediate plans to fly domestically again.</p><p>Best...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Bangladeshs-Best-Air-to-resume-suspended-intl-flights-321254/
  • Bangladesh's Best seeks widebodies for int'l services

    News | 27 Mar 2008 05:54 | Nicholas Ionides

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <p class=MsoNormal>Bangladeshi domestic carrier Best Air is set to launch international services after securing traffic rights for destinations in Asia and the Middle East. It is meanwhile assessing offers for the purchase of new aircraft while also seeking widebody aircraft to lease.</p> <p class=MsoNormal>Chairman M Haider Uzzaman said in an interview that the carrier, which launched domestic operations in January, was recently awarded rights to serve Bahrain, Dubai and Kuwait in the Middle East as well as Kunming in China, Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia, Bangkok in Thailand, and Kolkata and Chennai in India.</p> <p class=MsoNormal>He says Bangkok will be served from the beginning of next month while Kuala Lumpur will be served from the end of the month. Services to Chennai, Kolkata and Kunming are likely to be launched in May.</p> <p class=MsoNormal>Uzzaman says international flights will initiallhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Bangladeshs-Best-seeks-widebodies-for-intl-services-311078/
  • New Bangladeshi airline to operate ex-Phuket Air 737-200s

    News | 24 Oct 2007 02:40 | Leithen Francis

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Bangladeshi cargo carrier Best Aviation is about to expand into scheduled passenger operations using two Boeing 737-200s secured from the owners of defunct Thai carrier <span class=SpellE><span class=spelle>Phuket</span></span> Air.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Best Aviation plans to launch scheduled passenger operations on 16 December with flights from its base in Dhaka to <st1:City u1:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on"><span class=SpellE><span class=spelle>Chittagong</span></span></st1:City></st1:City> and <span class=SpellE><span class=spelle>Sylhet</span></span> in <st1:country-region u1:st="on"><st1:country-region w:st="on">Bangladesh</st1:country-region></st1:country-region> and from Dhaka to <span class=SpellE><span class=spelle>Kolkata</span></span> in <st1:couhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/New-Bangladeshi-airline-to-operate-ex-Phuket-Air-737-200s-308665/
  • Europe imposes partial ban on Pakistan International

    News | 05 Mar 2007 11:58 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <body lang=EN-GB link=blue vlink=purple style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>European regulators have introduced a partial ban on Pakistan International Airlines which allows the flag-carrier to operate to the European Union only with Boeing 777 aircraft.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>The restriction on PIA, which narrowly escaped inclusion on the last update to the European Commission’s airline ‘blacklist’, features as part of a new revision issued today.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Two airlines have been removed from the blacklist for the first time. Thai carrier <span class=spelle>Phuket</span> Air and African operator DAS Air Cargo have had operational limitations lifted after taking action to improve safety.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Europe-imposes-partial-ban-on-Pakistan-International-299532/