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New York, Geneva (AirGuideBusiness - Aircraft Finance & Leasing News Europe) May 12, 2013

Polar Air Cargo Worldwide Announces Enhancement of Intra-Asia Schedule Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc., today announced plans to enhance its 767 Intra-Asia services and 747 Trans-Pacific services starting in early June 2013. One Boeing 767-300 Freighter will operate between Tokyo, Sydney and Incheon, while a second 767-300F will operate between Taipei, Nagoya and Incheon. With other previously announced routes, this will allow seamless connections to and from the United States.

Polar also announced the addition of two weekly flights between Hong Kong and Cincinnati responding to the marketOs demand for additional capacity. OWe are continuing to enhance our network to ensure that we meet our customersO demand for capacity. We are very pleased to provide additional critical uplift from Hong Kong to the United States East Coast market,O said Thomas Murphy, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Polar Air Cargo Worldwide. May 10, 2013

AirAsia, Airbus AirAsia may order 50 more Airbus jets: CEO. Asia's largest budget carrier, AirAsia (AIRA.KL), may order an additional 50 Airbus A320 jets on top of its existing record order for 475 of the Airbus model, Chief Executive Tony Fernandes said on Friday. The additional aircraft would be mainly for the market in India, where it expects its new affiliate, AirAsia India, to launch in the fourth quarter. "We've bought a lot of planes but we're still short, we're still leasing planes at the moment, so I was right buying these planes, and we may have to put in another order...fifty or something like that," Fernandes told...

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