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Week 38

Orient Aviation Daily Digest September 21, 2022



India posts 4.2% domestic passenger growth for August

India’s airlines flew 10.1 million passengers on domestic routes last month, up 4.2% from the 9.7 million in-country passengers they carried in July. Read More »



China’s regulator confirms 737 MAX meeting with Boeing executives

The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) met with Boeing representatives on September 14 to discuss an aircraft operation review of the 737 MAX. Read More »



Cathay Pacific signs sustainable aviation fuel supply agreement with Aemetis

Cathay Pacific has signed an off take agreement with Aemetis for 38 million gallons of blended sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) to be delivered over seven years from 2025 starting at San Francisco Airport. Read More »



Cebu Pacific resumes service to Malaysia’s Kota Kinabalu

Philippines-based Cebu Pacific will restart nonstop flights to the popular Malaysian tourist destination of Kota Kinabalu from October 31. Read More »



All Nippon Airways commits to Boeing's AI insight accelerator

All Nippon Airways (ANA) will be the launch customer of Boeing's insight accelerator, which uses artificial intelligence to identify operational issues and avoid disruptions. Read More »



Rolls-Royce has named Dr Jörg Stratmann CEO of Rolls-Royce Power Systems. Read More »


Asia-Pacific Aerospace Briefs Today

Today's briefs report news from Embraer, Evergreen Technologies Corp, Pratt & Whitney, Safran Nacelles, Spirit AeroSystems and Xmobots. Read More »