Siem Reap

October 3, 2014 - 3:35am

Start-up carrier Cambodia Bayon Airlines in late August inked the largest-ever international contract for Xi’an Aircraft MA-60 turbopropsafter reaching terms on a deal with state-controlled aerospace conglomerate Aviation Industry Corporation of China (Avic). Valued at $450 million at list prices, the contract includes a firm order for two MA-60s and a letter of intent for 18 more over five years. Avic has received commitments for some 270 MA-60s, almost 100 of which it has delivered.

February 5, 2014 - 9:00am

The operator of Cambodia’s three international airports recently received more than $100 million for upgrades in an effort to accommodate strong passenger growth driven by the country’s nascent tourism industry.