Daily News Briefs
Royal Brunei Airlines announced (12-May-2021) plans to operate a revised and reduced flying schedule due to travel restrictions and a decline in demand. The carrier
Thai Airlines Association requested a meeting with Thailand‘s Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha to discuss progress on a proposal to offer the carriers soft loans (Bangkok
Cathay Pacific announced (13-May-2021) it is “proactively” encouraging all of its employees to get vaccinated, citing this as a “crucial step” in the resumption of
China Southern Airlines, via its official Weibo account, operated (11-May-2021) its first cargo service with A380 equipment, transporting 20 tons of cargo from Guangzhou to
Taiwan‘s Central Epidemic Command Center moved (12-May-2021) Singapore and Vietnam from its list of low risk countries to medium risk, effective immediately. The latest list
Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) announced (12-May-2021) all Singapore Changi Airport terminal buildings will close to members of the public from 13-May-2021 until 27-May-2021.
Malaysia‘s Government imposed a national lockdown from 12-May-2021 until 07-Jun-2021 (TTR Weekly, 12-May-2021). Travel across state and district lines will only be permitted for work, emergencies,
All Nippon Airways (ANA) reportedly proposed suspending summer and winter bonuses to employees in FY2022 ending 31-Mar-2022, after reporting record losses in FY2021 (NHK, 11-May-2021).
China Airlines reported (11-May-2021) the following traffic highlights for Apr-2021: Passengers: 20,256, +79.1% year-on-year; Passenger load factor: 16.5%, -11pp; Passenger traffic (RPK): +43.6%; Passenger capacity