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Week 40

Orient Aviation’s Week in the Asia-Pacific

By Asia Editor, Will Horton



Garuda’s Amsterdam re-jig frustrates passengers

One-stop A330neo flight from Bali Denpasar replaces non-stop 777 from Jakarta. Read More »



American Airlines to shrink in Japan

Both Haneda slots used to swap Narita flights. Chicago service cancelled. Read More »



Jakarta brokers peace between Garuda and Sriwijaya

Garuda distances itself from affiliate Sriwijaya following airworthiness concerns. Read More »



Delta-Korean joint venture could add Salt Lake City-Seoul flight

First Asian service for western Delta hub. Read More »



Virgin Australia likely to receive Tokyo Haneda slot

Australian competition watchdog rejects Qantas request for two Haneda slots. Read More »


Short Takes

ROUTES: In the final week of this month, Spring Airlines will introduce daily Guangzhou-Jeju, Nanjing-Phnom Pehn, Shanghai Pudong-Tokyo Narita and Xi’an-Phnom Penh flights. Read More »