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SpiceJet gets India’s ‘Best Domestic Airline’ Award at Wings India 2018

SpiceJet has been awarded India’s ‘Best Domestic Airline’ award at the prestigious Wings India Awards for Excellence in the Aviation Sector organised by the Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India and FICCI. The award ceremony was held in Hyderabad on March 8 on the sidelines “Wings India 2018”, India’s flagship event on Civil Aviation… Read More ›

PAL to launch Chengdu – Kalibo, Chengdu – Cebu flights

Philippine Airlines is all set to officially launch its Chengdu – Kalibo and Chengdu – Cebu flights which will enable the Chinese market to land directly in Central Philippines. Cebu is PAL’s second hub outside Manila with 7 international and 13 domestic destinations while Kalibo operates flights to 5 international and 2 domestic points. PAL… Read More ›

Philippine Airlines and Bombardier Finalize Order for up to 12 Q400 Aircraft

  Order confirms airline as launch customer of two-class, 86-seat Q400 aircraft Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that it has finalized a firm purchase agreement with Philippine Airlines, Inc., flag carrier of the Philippines, consistent with the Letter of Intent announced on October 14, 2016. The purchase agreement includes a firm order for five Q400… Read More ›

Singapore Ministry of Defence orders H225M helicopters

  Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) will operate the H225M for a wide spectrum of operations. Singapore becomes the eighth nation to order the H225M after France, Brazil, Mexico, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and Kuwait. Airbus Helicopters has signed a contract with the Singapore Ministry of Defence for the acquisition of H225M – Medium Lift… Read More ›

Malaysia Airlines expands reach in China

Malaysia Airlines today launched rapid expansion into China. The Prime Minister of Malaysia, YAB Dato’ Seri Mohd Najib Tun Razak, announced in Beijing today that the airline will serve 8 new destinations and 11 new routes with 35 additional frequencies between Malaysia and China beginning in early 2017. Malaysia Airlines’ CEO Peter Bellew said, “Malaysia… Read More ›

Russian Helicopters signs contract to deliver 18 helicopters to China by 2018

Russian Helicopters, part of State Corporation Rostec, signed a contract with Wuhan Rand Aviation Technology Service Co. Ltd. for the supply of 18 new helicopters including Mi-171s, Ka-32s and Ansat.  The document was signed by Deputy CEO for Marketing and Business Development Alexander Shcherbinin and Wuhan Rand Aviation Technology Service Co. Ltd. CEO Liang Jian…. Read More ›

Humanitarian aid from the sky: Airbus Helicopters’ Foundation partners with the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Crisis Center.

The Airbus Helicopters Corporate Foundation today expanded its humanitarian outreach, signing a high-level agreement on heliborne airlift support for French government-coordinated operations at international natural disaster sites and in other emergency situations. This accord establishes a partnership with the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Crisis Center, and offers helicopter transportation services from operators chartered by… Read More ›

Hong Kong Airlines took Supreme Service Awards for two consecutive years.

Hong Kong Airlines was recently presented with the “Supreme Service Awards 2013” at a presentation ceremony hosted by renowned financial magazine Capital CEO and Capital Entrepreneur. “Supreme Service Awards 2013” is voted by an expert panel of judges in recognition of those Hong Kong enterprises which demonstrated service excellence during the year. The award has… Read More ›

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