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2014-01-29 00:20:16

BANGKOK, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intense competition from entry of new players in to the market, struggling national carrier and volatile political climate is impacting Thailand Aviation immensely in the short term. And given the imminent impact of ASEAN agreement, the time lost at this juncture could be critical for Thailand businesses. Ravi Madavaram, Aerospace & Defense consultant from Frost & Sullivan said that, "ASEAN has triggered a mad rush by different airlines...

2011-08-08 12:03:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- VivaAerobus, Mexico's ultra low fares airline, announced today an extension of their presence into the US market, with new flight offerings from the cities of Miami and Orlando to Monterrey, Mexico. This announcement positions VivaAerobus as the Mexican airline with greatest direct connectivity to Mexico's Northern Region. Fares for the two new routes start at US $125 total price. The new routes will initiate operations as follows: Monterrey...

2011-07-26 19:28:00

CHICAGO, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- VivaAerobus, Mexico's ultra low fares airline, announced today their ongoing international expansion with the launch of their new route to Chicago from Monterrey. The new route will initiate operations this upcoming October 14 with booking already underway, and fares at only US$ 125, total price. Flights are scheduled to service the route directly from Monterrey to Chicago's Midway Airport and vice versa. Initially, the schedule for the new route...

2010-06-16 00:09:00

PHOENIX, June 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that it will provide its full suite of safety avionics, including its advanced IntuVue(TM) 3-D weather radar, for Tiger Airways' new A320 aircraft in a multi-million dollar contract. Tiger Airways will be Asia's first low-cost carrier to fly A320 aircraft with IntuVue which enhances safety and passenger comfort. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080425/LAF040LOGO) (Logo:...

2008-12-15 12:00:00

CHICAGO, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- United Airlines, Inc. has selected Ink Publishing to produce Hemispheres, United's award-winning inflight magazine, now in its 16th year of publication. The selection of Ink follows a review of proposals from a number of specialty publishing firms. Headquartered in London and with offices in New York, Hong Kong, Singapore and Atlanta, Ink Publishing produces more inflight magazines than any other company in the world. The company will...

2008-10-24 06:00:16

Irish low-cost airline Ryanair has announced that it will launch seven new international and four new domestic services for Bologna, Italy, from March 2009. According to the airline, the 11 new routes will bring an additional 800,000 passengers to Bologna each year on its target to carry over two million passengers through Bologna to and from 25 destinations by 2012. The airline claims that this growth is expected to sustain 2,000 local jobs and save passengers over E200 million annually,...

2008-09-30 00:00:24

By Presenna Nambiar AIRASIA is the big winner with the opening up of the KL- Singapore route, but the move is not expected to rock the boat much for competitors Malaysia Airlines (MAS) and Singapore Airlines (SIA). "In terms of impact on competitors, MAS and SIA have already greatly reduced their frequencies compared to before the route was opened when some 20 flights a day were mounted by the combined carriers. "As such, we believe the business models for these two airlines have already...

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