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AirAsia retains its #1 spot at Malaysia’s second biggest airport Kota Kinabalu; Shanghai Airlines becomes airline #13

AirAsia retains its #1 spot at Malaysia’s second biggest airport Kota Kinabalu; Shanghai Airlines becomes airline #13

The latest addition to the portfolio of carriers operating at Kota Kinabalu was China Eastern Airlines’ subsidiary Shanghai Airlines on 15 July. With no new routes on the horizon and recent impressive passenger growth being derailed, anna.aero takes stock of which routes and airlines are on the right track at Malaysia’s second biggest airport.

Malindo Air introduces Ipoh to Singapore

Malindo Air introduces Ipoh to Singapore

Malindo Air launches a daily service from Ipoh to Singapore – a route that complements current services to Johor Bahru from the Malaysian airport.

Papua New Guinea continues marginal capacity increases despite being one of the world’s fastest growing economies; Air Niugini #1

Papua New Guinea continues marginal capacity increases despite being one of the world’s fastest growing economies; Air Niugini #1

With a population of around seven million, using nearly 850 languages, Papua New Guinea is certainly diverse. Coming admittedly from a low base, the economy is now growing strongly ‒ so anna.aero investigates whether this development is being translated into air transport increases.


Scoot expands its 787 network to Osaka

Scoot expands its 787 network to Osaka

Scoot debuts services on its Singapore – Osaka Kansai route, a sector that operates via Bangkok Don Mueang thrice-weekly and via Kaohsiung thrice-weekly.

Qantas starts three routes – one domestic, one regional, one long-haul

Qantas starts three routes – one domestic, one regional, one long-haul

Qantas commences domestic flights to Hamilton Island, regional flights to Singapore and long-haul flights to Vancouver.

SilkAir now serves almost 50 destinations from Singapore; China, India and Indonesia are leading country markets

SilkAir now serves almost 50 destinations from Singapore; China, India and Indonesia are leading country markets

Singapore Airlines’ regional subsidiary SilkAir now carries over 3.5 million passengers per year on a fleet of almost 30 narrow-body jets. We look at the airline’s growth in the last 10 years, leading routes and country markets.


Portland proudly parades its 'Arch of Triumph' win

Portland proudly parades its ‘Arch of Triumph’ win

With a table-topping score of 36.7, Portland Airport’s Aircraft Fire and Rescue C Shift have a lot to be proud of this week. Meanwhile, 10 airports from across the world slug it out for this week’s award.

SilkAir raises presence in Australia

SilkAir raises presence in Australia

SilkAir now links Singapore with Cairns in Australia, in part via existing Darwin service.

Tigerair Singapore grows Malaysia network to four routes

Tigerair Singapore grows Malaysia network to four routes

Tigerair Singapore connects Singapore and Ipoh with four weekly A320 flights.


NokScoot finally launches

NokScoot finally launches

NokScoot starts with daily flights from Bangkok to Singapore.

Flights down 5.8% and ASKs down 13% between Asia and Africa; Hong Kong-Johannesburg is #1 city pair

Flights down 5.8% and ASKs down 13% between Asia and Africa; Hong Kong-Johannesburg is #1 city pair

The relationship between Asia and Africa has grown considerably in recent years as both regions are becoming more actively engaged economically. As air services have become extremely significant for the development of the two regions, anna.aero takes a closer look at the trends between Asia and Africa.

Thai Airways ‘smiles’ its way to network growth; Singapore and China markets grow as domestic routes get trimmed

Thai Airways ‘smiles’ its way to network growth; Singapore and China markets grow as domestic routes get trimmed

Two years, six months and one week (give or take a day or two) ago, Thai Airways launched its last service to Sapporo Chitose in Japan. Since then the Thai national carrier has used its LCC, Thai Smile Airways, to power its network growth. Our data elves delve into the airline’s network secrets.