New China Southern leader faces challenging year

Hong Kong, Feb. 4 -- China Southern Airlines, Asia's largest carrier and the third largest airline in the world, is heading to the top of the global industry's table. Read More > Shanghai's China East... Read More

Boeing and U.K's ELG achieve breakthrough in carbon fibre recycling

Hong Kong, Jan. 2 -- Boeing, which is the largest user of aerospace grade composites for its commercial and defence programs, will partner with Britain's ELG carbon fibre to recycle aerospace grade co... Read More

China's airports spend big on cybersecurity technology

Hong Kong, Jan. 2 -- More than 90% of China's airports and airlines will implement large scale cyber security programs in the next three years, reported SITA vice president and general manager East As... Read More

Aireon creates customer affairs leadership role

Hong Kong, Jan. 2 -- U.S. headquartered global aircraft surveillance and tracking company, Aireon LCC, has appointed Peter Cabooter to the new position of vice president customer affairs. Cabooter, wh... Read More


Hong Kong, Jan. 2 -- The transformation program Singapore Airlines is undergoing, explained the carrier's boss, Goh Choon Phong, last month is forensically focused on building the best foundations for... Read More

Alliances adjusting to new operating reality

Hong Kong, Jan. 2 -- When China Southern Airlines (CSA), the country's largest carrier, announced last month it would be pulling out of the SkyTeam alliance on January 1, it was confirmation of rumour... Read More

Asia-Pacific low-cost carriers maintain head of steam

Hong Kong, Jan. 2 -- If anyone thought the rush to launch Asia-Pacific airlines was losing impetus they should think again. At least seven prospective carriers have announced plans to launch in the ne... Read More

Recognition and ruptures at the top

Hong Kong, Jan. 2 -- Early in the year, Japan Airlines (JAL) announced a major leadership transition, with chief executive Yoshiharu Ueki (65), the former pilot credited with leading the carrier's rec... Read More


Hong Kong, Jan. 2 -- At the Association of Asia-Pacific Airlines 62nd Assembly of Presidents in Jeju, South Korea, in October airline delegates passed resolutions to redress restrictive regulatory reg... Read More

Virgin Australia edges closer to naming Borghetti successor

Hong Kong, Jan. 2 -- Three candidates have emerged as contenders for the position of CEO of Virgin Australia Airlines, a position CEO, John Borghetti, has decided he will not extend after his contract... Read More