Korean Air has begun operations to Aomori, Japan. The thrice weekly service uses a Fokker 100.

Emirates will start flights to Nairobi and Ho Chi Minh City from the end of October. Both destinations will be twice weekly and use A310s.

SAS is to resume its service between Copenhagen and Delhi and will co-operate with Air India. The thrice weekly Boeing 767 service will begin with the winter schedule.

UK independent Suckling Airways began services between London/Luton and Amsterdam in April.

Volga-Dnepr has been granted rights for weekly cargo services from July, from its homebase Ulyanovsk to the Chinese cities of Tianjin, Shenzhen, Dalian, Shenyang, Changchun and Qingdao.

America West Airlines will add a nonstop service from Phoenix to Chicago/Midway from the beginning of June.

Air Canada is to operate from Vancouver to Frankfurt via Calgary with the start of the winter schedule. The thrice weekly service will use a Boeing 767-300ER.

Continental Airlines settled its lease dispute with the city of Denver over gates it held at Denver International Airport. The cut from 20 to 10 gates will cut the leasing cost from

$59 million to $27 million.

Source: Airline Business