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January 23, 2023, 7:45 AM

Asean Carriers Prepare for Post-pandemic Rebound

2023 is already seeing airlines in the Association of Southeast Asia Nations restore service, expand fleets, and enhance air connectivity in the region.

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Jan 18, 2023 - 12:38 PM
Lufthansa has eyed participation in ITA and its predecessor Alitalia for years, and now appears to stand as the only interested party in the flag carrier.
Jan 18, 2023 - 12:12 PM
The Sustainable Flight Demonstrator partnership between Boeing and NASA aims to cut fuel burn in narrowbody aircraft by 30 percent.
Jan 18, 2023 - 9:06 AM
Europe’s largest low-cost carrier seeks Boeing 737 Max 10s to build the capacity it needs to annually fly 225 million passengers by March 2026.
A TUI Boeing 737 Max 8 airliner undergoes de-icing.
Jan 17, 2023 - 4:00 AM
The Europe-wide fleet harmonization is part of a wider move to integrate the group’s five airlines in a “virtual” airline.
China Eastern Boeing 737-800 takes off from Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport
Jan 16, 2023 - 1:17 PM
Asia will lead a traffic recovery this year as China reenters the market, according to Avolon.
Yeti Airlines ATR72-500 aircraft
Jan 16, 2023 - 7:45 AM
Search and rescue personnel in Nepal’s Kaski district recovered the flight data and cockpit voice recorders of Yeti Airlines Flight YT691 on January 16.
Jan 13, 2023 - 9:03 AM
IT personnel failed to follow procedure while working on the computer system that generates Notams, according to the FAA.
Newark Airport in the New York City area experienced significant disruption.
Jan 12, 2023 - 8:04 AM
Investigations into the latest air transport system meltdown in the U.S. begin as traffic flows return to normal after a software glitch grounds flights.
Airbus UpNext fitted three external cameras to an A350-1000 for flight testing.
Jan 12, 2023 - 7:45 AM
The aircraft maker's DragonFly technology could enable automated diversions in response to medical emergencies and improve safety at busy airports.
Jan 11, 2023 - 9:35 AM
Normal airline operations resumed at about 9 a.m. after a failure of the U.S. notam system forced the cancellation of some 850 flights.