Articles Tagged ‘Asia’

<span style="color: #cd1719;">Routes Reconnected:</span> "Collaboration is the way forward," says Singapore Airlines

Routes Reconnected: “Collaboration is the way forward,” says Singapore Airlines

Routes Reconnected put the spotlight on Asia-Pacific in a panel session featuring Singapore Airlines’ Regional Vice President and Melbourne Airport’s CEO.

<span style="color: #cd1719;">Routes Reconnected:</span> Keflavik sees Asia as missing piece of network

Routes Reconnected: Keflavik sees Asia as missing piece of network

Keflavik was to receive Juneyao from Shanghai before coronavirus, with Asia a key target for the airport. Its revamped incentive scheme will help.

<span style="color: #cd1719;">Routes Reconnected:</span> Somon Air CEO: “Demand for passenger travel in Tajikistan is very high”

Routes Reconnected: Somon Air CEO: “Demand for passenger travel in Tajikistan is very high”

Somon Air has played a vital role during coronavirus, with multiple charter flights. But what about its future network and fleet development?


AirAsia Malaysia domestic flights down just 34% YOY with 1,600 in mid-Sept, website shows

AirAsia Malaysia domestic flights down just 34% YOY with 1,600 in mid-Sept, website shows

AirAsia Malaysia’s domestic market is rebounding, with over 1,600 weekly flights bookable across 35 routes and 16 airports in a week next month.

Amsterdam busiest in Europe with 835 daily flights, Eurocontrol shows; we explore Schiphol’s network

Amsterdam busiest in Europe with 835 daily flights, Eurocontrol shows; we explore Schiphol’s network

Amsterdam is fighting back. KLM had 35 routes with 3+ daily flights on 21 August. Of all regions, we see that Latin America is very strong, with this region the least affected.

Bamboo Airways to serve USA next year? Los Angeles likely, but with big problem

Bamboo Airways to serve USA next year? Los Angeles likely, but with big problem

As Vietnam’s very fast-growing carrier says it’ll serve the US next year, Los Angeles stands out with 193,000 passengers. We look into the opportunity.


Wuhan, origin of coronavirus, resumes operations; we look at the numbers

Wuhan, origin of coronavirus, resumes operations; we look at the numbers

Wuhan is central China’s key city, shown in being the country’s 9th by GDP. Yet, airport is only China’s 19th, partly from its location & high-speed rail.

Indonesia's domestic seats rise 16% in March 2020 vs. 2019

Indonesia’s domestic seats rise 16% in March 2020 vs. 2019

Indonesia’s international seats fell 27% in March 2020 vs. 2019 as domestic seats grew 16.4%. And April is forecast to see even stronger growth. We see why.

Dhaka adds new routes; top-15 unserved routes analysed

Dhaka adds new routes; top-15 unserved routes analysed

We look at Dhaka’s new routes, including Beijing, and analyse its top-15 unserved markets, with Tokyo, Shanghai, and Seoul especially strong.


Coronavirus impact as China seats down 162 million in five months

Coronavirus impact as China seats down 162 million in five months

China’s domestic seats are down 135 million and international seats 27 million, led by Thailand; leisure destinations are badly hit.

Europe-Asia long-haul capacity up 6% this year; UK and China lead way for most seats as Aeroflot overtakes Lufthansa as #1 airline

Europe-Asia long-haul capacity up 6% this year; UK and China lead way for most seats as Aeroflot overtakes Lufthansa as #1 airline

We take a closer look at capacity changes on long-haul routes between Europe and Asia since the beginning of 2014. Plus we reveal the top 15 airlines and leading countries at each end of the market and how fast they are growing (or not). 

Intra-Asia market doubles in size in 10 years; China set to smash one million weekly seats mark

Intra-Asia market doubles in size in 10 years; China set to smash one million weekly seats mark

Asia shows no discernible signs of slowing down its capacity growth. The region plays host to the 137th IATA Slot Conference in Singapore next month, so we thought it would be a good time to appraise just how the intra-Asian market was performing before the network planning world arrives in the region.