Region's airline association names successor to director general Andrew Herdman

Hong Kong, Nov. 29 -- Singapore Airlines (SIA) veteran, Subhas Menon, will take on the role of director general of the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) on March 1, next year following the d... Read More

European expansion for All Nippon Airways

Hong Kong, Nov. 22 -- Only Japanese carrier to serve Istanbul, Milan and Stockholm. All Nippon Airways (ANA) will grow in Europe next year by using Tokyo Haneda slots for new flights to Istanbul, Mil... Read More

Asia-Pacific airlines old hands at dealing with industry volatility

Hong Kong, Nov. 20 -- As the year comes to a close, several challenges persist for Asia-Pacific carriers that are peculiar to the region. Top of the list are ways to counteract the negative impact of... Read More

BOC Aviation names CCO for Asia-Pacific and Middle East

Hong Kong, Nov. 20 -- Following the retirement of Gao Jinyue, 43-year old Deng Lei (Lenny), is the new CCO of lessor BOC Aviation for the Asia-Pacific and the Middle East. Deng will be primarily respo... Read More

Safran board selects future CEO, Olivier Andries

Hong Kong, Nov. 20 -- After a one-year transition, Olivier Andries will succeed Philippe Petitcolin as CEO of aerospace manufacturer, Safran, on January 1, 2021. In the last decade, Andries has held ... Read More

ATR adds Eric Segura to senior management team

Hong Kong, Nov. 20 -- With more than 30 years of experience in the Airbus group, Eric Segura, 55, is embarking on a new role as ATR senior vice president procurement and supply chain. He is succeedin... Read More

All Nippon Airways parent developing outdoor Avatar robot

Hong Kong, Nov. 20 -- Airline industry leader, ANA HOLDINGS INC. (ANA HD) and Agility Robotics, a spinoff of Oregon State University in the U.S., are developing an outdoor-capable Avatar robot. The ne... Read More

CFM signs engine MRO deal with Colorful Guizhou Airlines

Hong Kong, Nov. 20 -- During French President Emmanuel Macron's state visit to China early this month, Colorful Guizhou Airlines and CFMI finalized a 12-year Rate-Per-Flight-Hour (RPFH) Agreement for ... Read More

TP Aerospace adopts Ideagen software to enhance global expansion and its focus on the Asia-Pacific

Hong Kong, Nov. 20 -- Copenhagen-headquartered TP Aerospace, a leading aftermarket supplier of wheels and brakes to the airline industry, is adopting Ideagen's Q-Pulse quality management software to s... Read More

Mainland accredits CALC's aircraft disassembly joint venture

Hong Kong, Nov. 20 -- The China Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) has accredited MRO and aircraft part out joint venture, FL ARI Aircraft Maintenance & Engineering Co. Ltd, to undertake airliner... Read More