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  1. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Airbus Helicopters sees China, Hong Kong as biggest global market in 6 years

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 02:33pm by Reuters

    ... helicopters in operation in China, including Hong Kong. Other small plane makers are also expanding to cash in on China's growth potential. Textron's Cessna Aircraft and Embraer have started ... facilities, mechanics and pilots have also hampered the sector's growth. Ducrot said he expected demand for helicopters and small aircraft to pick up gradually when China opened up its low ...

  2. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Hong Kong spells out status rules for airlines

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 05:05am by SIJIA JIANG, NICK EDWARDS

    ... rules forairlines The government has finally given a clearer definition of what it means to be a "Hong Kong carrier", which may put an end to proposed budget carrier Jetstar Hong Kong's two-year wait for approval owing to objections on those grounds. The lack of a clear framework to determine the seemingly simple question of whether a carrier is a Hong Kong one or not has ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Passenger 'tried to pull open cabin door' of Virgin jet sent back to Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 10:36am by Alex Millson

    ... Alex Millson A Virgin Atlantic flight from Hong Kong to London was forced to turn back after a passenger attempted to yank open the aircraft’s door mid-flight, a source at the airline has ... saying it was a matter of aviation safety. Chris Beebe, general secretary of the Hong Kong Airline Pilots Association, said that the chances of a disruptive passenger being able to open the cabin ...

  4. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Cheung Kong in talks to buy aircraft from leasing firm

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 09:25am by SIJIA JIANG, Toh Han Shih

    ... said in a notice posted yesterday to the Hong Kong stock exchange that it was in preliminary talks to acquire "certain planes" from Dublin-based Awas, an aircraft lessor focused on buying used jets mainly from other leasing companies. It is the latest possible investment by Li outside Hong Kong. He had bought into the telecommunications sector in Ireland and an airport ...

  5. Business - Economy - AVIATION

    China key to revival in air-cargo growth

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 06:21pm by SIJIA JIANG

    ... cent of the region’s air-cargo market while Chek Lap Kok in Hong Kong is the world’s largest cargo airport, according to the council’s director general Angela Gittens. Cargo throughput at Hong Kong International Airport recorded a 5 per cent increase in 2013 to 4.2 million tonnes, above the regional average of 2.1 per cent. Xia Xinghua, director general of the China Civil Airports ...

  6. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Revenue boost for two mainland aviation firms on helicopter sales

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 02:57pm by SIJIA JIANG

    ... a draft regulation to open up airspace. AviChina's shares in Hong Kong closed 1.87 per cent lower yesterday at HK$4.71, while Hafei Aviation's shares in Shanghai declined 0.71 per cent ... aviation in the mainland. Revenue at Hong Kong-listed AviChina Industry and Technology rose 11.75 per cent to 10.4 billion yuan (HK$13 billion), which the firm attributed to growth ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Emergency exit 'blew open' on Hong Kong-bound Emirates A380 flight

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 12:00am by John Carney, Johnny Tam

    ... 8,000 metres on a flight from Bangkok to Hong Kong. David Reid and his son Lewis heard what they thought was a "massive explosion" two hours into Monday's flight on the £250 ... of the doors on the [plane's] upper deck between Bangkok and Hong Kong on Monday. But at no point was the safety of the flight in jeopardy." Reid claims he suffered a chest infection ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Hong Kong drone pilot's fine dropped as US authorities plan appeal

    Posted Mar 09th 2014, 05:30am by AFP, DANNY LEE

    ... against Hong Kong-based Raphael Pirker for operating a drone while filming a commercial in 2011. Pirker was fined US$10,000 and the court decision could open up the United States' skies ... to be used in an advertisement for its medical school. The agency alleged that Pirker- who now runs a drone business in Hong Kong- had operated a drone without a pilot's licence ...

  9. News - Asia - AVIATION

    More than 350 new airports planned across Asia-Pacific as tourism booms

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 10:16pm by AFP

    ... capacity to 100 million a year by 2020, while Hong Kong wants to handle 97 million annually by 2030, up from 60 million in 2013. In Beijing- which already has a hub servicing 80 million people- a second, US$11 billion airport is being built to open in 2018 and handle 40 million passengers, Sydney-based consultancy Centre for Aviation said. There are also plans to replace Manila's ...

  10. Business - China Business - AVIATION

    Flight curbs in China could hurt airlines, drive airfares up, analysts say

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 01:48pm by SIJIA JIANG

    ... Hong Kong's Airport Authority and Cathay Pacific Airways said they had received no notices of upcoming air traffic restrictions. Hong Kong Airlines, which posted on its Weibo account ... 20 per cent of airspace is open for civil aviation. The rest is tightly controlled by the military. Shanghai airspace falls under the jurisdiction of the Nanjing Military Command. A total ...




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