Bitter-sweet topsy turvy African airlines

Bitter-sweet topsy turvy African airlines

Many years ago, African airlines dominated the skies of Africa. Gross mismanagement and corruption saw the end of promising airlines like Nigeria Airways, Ghana Airways, Air Afrique, and others that connected the continent. Worried by the situation, leaders in the...
Scoot becomes latest Airbus A321 operator

Scoot becomes latest Airbus A321 operator

Scoot, the low-cost subsidiary of Singapore Airlines, has become a new operator of the Airbus A321neo, following the arrival in Singapore of its first three aircraft. All three aircraft are leased from BOC Aviation. Scoot’s A321neo aircraft are powered by Pratt &...
Singapore-Hong Kong Travel Bubble setback

Singapore-Hong Kong Travel Bubble setback

Singapore Airlines said in a statement that the launch of the travel bubble between Singapore and Hong Kong has been deferred indefinitely, with a new start date to be advised by both governments. Singapore Minister for Transport, S Iswaran, met recently with...