Air China will commence Beijing-Mumbai nonstop service on October 25, 2015. As the forthcoming only service from Mainland China to Mumbai, it will spare passengers departing from Beijing for Mumbai the trouble of having to make a detour by transferring in Hong Kong, Singapore and Bangkok and make it much easier to get to the 'Gate of India'.
Air China will start Beijing-Johannesburg nonstop service on October 29, 2015, which will be the first air link offered by a Chinese carrier between Mainland China and South Africa and also Air China's first route to Africa.
euromic, the premier international consortium of companies specializing in event and destination management, recently announced that it has added a new member in Asia, DMC Japan (by Kintetsu International). The company, which has over 50 years of experience, are experts at arranging MICE travel in Tokyo, Kyoto, Osaka, and all other parts of Japan.
Preliminary traffic figures for the month of June released yesterday by the Association of AsiaPacific Airlines (AAPA) confirmed continued growth in international passenger demand, but air cargo markets softened.
Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Japanese aviation industry stakeholders have charted a course to develop sustainable aviation biofuel for flights during the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo, when millions of people are expected to visit Japan.