Airline News - Asia / Pacific.


Mar 31, 2008

Cathay Pacific Airways

Cathay Pacific Airways will launch four-times-weekly Hong Kong-Madras on June 1. Mar 24, 2008

Jet Airways

Jet Airways, beginning May 5, will commence daily service from San Francisco International Airport to Shanghai and India. With the launch, Jet Airways becomes the first Indian airline to fly from San Francisco to Mumbai and only the second airline worldwide to fly nonstop from San Francisco to Shanghai. The new Jet Airways transpacific flights will utilize Boeing 777-300ER aircraft. First Class suites will have airline beds, private closets, dining tables for two and 23-inch flat-screens. Mar 28, 2008

Korean Air Lines

Korean Air Lines will launch nonstop service between Los Angeles and Sao Paulo, Brazil, on June 2. Subject to government approval, KE061 will operate Monday-Wednesday and Friday flights between LAX and Sao Paulo (GRU) using Boeing 777-200 aircraft with seating capacity for 260 in three classes, including eight first-class sleeper seats, 27 lie-flat business-class seats and 225 economy-class seats. The flight is tentatively scheduled to depart LAX at 7:30 p.m...

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