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  • PICTURE: Air China receives Asia’s first Boeing 747-8I aircraft


    Air China has taken delivery of its first Boeing 747-8I aircraft, making it the first Asian customer of the type.


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  • Washington National operator weighs expansion options


    ​The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA) is evaluating four options to expand terminal facilities at...


  • Shandong Airlines signs for 50 737s


    Shandong Airlines has placed an order for 50 Boeing 737 aircraft, in a deal worth $4.65 billion at list price.


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  • China and Australia expand traffic rights

    News | 23 Jan 2015 02:40 | Mavis Toh

    ​China and Australia have revised air services agreement to increase the number of weekly seats between the two countries’ major gateways.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/China-and-Australia-expand-traffic-rights-408228/
  • ANALYSIS: Chinese carriers look overseas for growth

    News | 20 Jan 2015 00:02 | Mavis Toh

    Fierce competition in the domestic market and an expanding high-speed rail network could be forcing China’s big four carriers to turn their attention to the country’s growing demand for international travel.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Chinese-carriers-look-overseas-for-growth-408029/
  • Air China to launch Chengdu-Colombo service

    News | 19 Jan 2015 06:53 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​Air China plans to launch a Chengdu-Colombo service on 10 February.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-China-to-launch-Chengdu-Colombo-service-408032/
  • ANALYSIS: Leading Asian airlines and airports by capacity

    News | 18 Jan 2015 01:05

    China's big three airlines head the pack of Asian carriers as measured by ASKs, capacity data for January from Flightglobal's schedules specialist Innovata showshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Leading-Asian-airlines-and-airports-by-capacity-407996/
  • ANALYSIS: ​Strategies evolve for Asia-Latin America routes

    News | 16 Jan 2015 12:56 | David Knibb

    Several patterns are developing as Asia-Latin America traffic grows, including an increase in the Middle East’s share of transit traffic and North America’s emergence as a preferred route between these markets.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Strategies-evolve-for-Asia-Latin-America-routes-407736/
  • ​ANALYSIS: Narrowbody conversions drive P2F market in 2014

    News | 16 Jan 2015 00:01 | Greg Waldron

    The year 2014 saw a 10% increase in global passenger-to-freighter (P2F) conversions to 70 aircraft, driven by growth in narrowbody conversions, while extreme weakness continued to dog the widebody conversion market.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Narrowbody-conversions-drive-P2F-market-in-2014-407934/