BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s nationwide airline, Air China, has canceled some flights to the North Korean capital, Pyongyang, resulting from poor demand but it surely has not suspended all flights there, it said on Friday, denying a report by Chinese state broadcaster CCTV.
Update: It’s on once more! Though scheduled for a November sixteen, 2011 begin date, United’s Houston to Aukland direct service is now said to start early to mid 2012. This route is completely depending on the delivery of United’s (inherited via the Continental merger) Boeing 787 Dreamliner planes. So watch for news not only on this routing by United’s delivery of the new Boeing aircraft.
New! Qantas cancels Sydney to San Francisco direct flights from May 14, 2011. The resolution is claimed to be a industrial one, as flights into DFW Dallas Forth Worth) Airport better entry to the American Airlines network with whom Qantas is partnered within the One World Alliance. The decision additionally leaves the Sydney to SanFrancisco path to United Airlines (who’re hubbed out of San Francisco).
Qantas shall be flying the return leg, QF8 directly into Sydney from October 2014. The equipment on this route may also be up to date from a Boeing 747 to an Airbus A380. Island hop your method throughout the pacific, with a stop in Fiji, or any of the opposite islands on Air Pacific’s routing. Collect frequent flyer miles under the One World Alliance.
Based in Singapore, Tiger Airways offers dirt cheap flights to eight totally different nations in Asia and varied cities in Australia. Like most funds airlines in Southeast Asia, the airline cuts down on buyer costs by offering fundamental, no frills flights and charging extra for amenities like snacks, drinks, additional baggage and seat selection. Flights may be booked on-line or by means of an agent.