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  1. Flagship aviation event spreads its wings

    Posted Sep 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the civil aviation industry to connect with counterparts from around the region, adding that moving the expo from Singapore to Hong Kong this year would benefit everyone concerned. 'The ... Departure from Singapore pays immediate dividends as record numbers flock to register for the inaugural show in Hong Kong Asian Aerospace International Expo and Congress 2007 has touched ...

  2. Surge in jet-fuel trading boosts earnings for China Aviation Oil

    Posted Feb 28th 2007, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng China Aviation Oil (Singapore), which almost collapsed in 2004 after incurring about US$550 million of derivatives trading losses, almost doubled its underlying profit last year as the quantity of jet fuel handled increased 53 per cent. The listed arm of the mainland's dominant jet-fuel distributor, China Aviation Oil Holding, yesterday posted a net profit of S$369 million ...

  3. Aviation expo plans defended

    Posted Sep 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... as well as an air show, while successful in Singapore, was dated and not right for Hong Kong. Corporate and airline management and military aviation were 'sometimes like oil and water' ... Dennis Eng Taking the military and defence element out of the Asian Aerospace International Expo and Congress this week has made the show smaller than when it was staged in Singapore ...

  4. Aviation siblings struggle for altitude

    Posted Sep 24th 2007, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... aviation market. Four years after Beijing kick-started a major overhaul of the three airline giants - Air China, China Southern and China Eastern - not all three have achieved the kind of efficiency that the government had hoped for. Even more worrying, their underperformance has occurred despite rapid growth in air traffic. The fact that global carriers such as Singapore Airlines ...

  5. Aviation minister opposes merger

    Posted Nov 01st 2007, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So The head of the General Administration of Civil Aviation of China (CAAC) says he personally disapproves of consolidation among the three big mainland airlines, adding ... the government who opposed Air China's consolidation plan, said Kelvin Lau, a transport analyst from Daiwa Institute of Research. China National Aviation Holding Company, the parent company of Air ...

  6. Aviation big guns will help identify opportunities at Congress

    Posted Sep 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the Congress will cover air transport strategy, air transport operations and aerospace technology. Complementing the main themes will be specialist master classes on topics such as business aviation ... at the Congress are: Norman Lo, director-general of the Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department; Tony Tyler, chief executive of Cathay Pacific Airways; Larry Dickenson, vice-president sales, Boeing; and Steve ...

  7. Singapore Air confident of winning China Eastern shareholders' backing

    Posted Dec 13th 2007, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So in Shanghai Singapore Airlines' chief executive said yesterday the company was confident its planned purchase of a stake in China Eastern Airlines would be approved by shareholders without it having to raise the offering price. Shares in China Eastern closed at HK$7.48 yesterday, almost double the HK$3.80 per share that Singapore Airlines and Temasek Holdings offered ...

  8. Size matters

    Posted Sep 05th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Visitors to Hong Kong's first civil aerospace show queued yesterday for a sight of the next big thing in aviation- the giant Airbus A380, the first of which, after months of delay, is about to make its commercial debut with Singapore Airlines. Most things about the new jet are big: it has two decks running the full length of the plane, offering room for up to 840 passengers- ...

  9. Giant aircraft to start services to Australia

    Posted Aug 17th 2007, 12:00am by Danny Mok, Dennis Eng

    ... Danny Mok and Dennis Eng Hongkongers will have a chance to fly on the Airbus A380, the world's largest passenger airliner, if they fly to Singapore and then to Sydney on Singapore ... airliner will fly to Changi Airport within a few days of delivery and is scheduled to make its first flight- SQ380- to Sydney on October 25. It will return to Singapore the next day. The aircraft ...

  10. Airport extension set for takeoff

    Posted Jun 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung Hong Kong's second airport terminal, officially opened yesterday, is expected to be handling 4,000 passengers a day soon, once two more airlines move in, airport chiefs say. The 140,000-square-metre terminal currently resembles a large ...




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