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Rebranded from Shwe Myanmar Airways (2012-2012)

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2 Countries served
12 Destinations served
16 Routes served




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Tigerair Taiwan to launch with Bangkok flights on September 1?

Tigerair Taiwan (IT, Taipei Taoyuan) has reportedly selected Bangkok Don Mueang for its maiden flight, set for September 1. Airport general manager Chaturongkapon Sodmanee told the Bangkok Post that the Tigerair (TR, Singapore Changi) subsidiary intends to operate a daily service on-board an A320-200. Tigerair Taiwan's first sharklet equipped A320-200 will be B-50001 (msn 6187).

Tigerair has yet to issue an official comment on the report.

The start-up is a 90/10 joint venture between local ...

Golden Myanmar Airlines takes delivery of first ATR72

Golden Myanmar Airlines (Y5, Yangon) has now taken delivery its first turboprop aircraft, an ATR72-600, XY-AJM (cn 1148), which was ferried from Avions de Transport Régional (Toulouse Blagnac) factory in Toulouse Blagnac to Yangon via Paphos and Muscat on May 12.

On lease from the Air Lease Corporation (ALC), the carrier's fleet of two ATR72s will ply domestic flights to Putao, Myitkyina, Bhamo, Lashio, Keng Tung, Mandalay, Heho, Tachilek, Nyaung-u, Thandwe, and Naypyitaw.

Golden Myanmar readies for delivery of first ATR72

Golden Myanmar Airlines (Y5, Yangon) will shortly take delivery of its first of two ATR72-600s, on lease from the Air Lease Corporation (ALC). The first turboprop, XY-AJM (cn 1148), was recently seen performing test flights at Avions de Transport Régional (Toulouse Blagnac) headquarters at Toulouse Blagnac ahead of its ferry flight to South East Asia.

The aircraft will based out of Yangon and Mandalay for use on domestic Myanma services. They will also compliment the airline's two A320s on ...

Golden Myanmar to base ATR72-600s in Mandalay and Yangon

Golden Myanmar Airlines (Y5, Yangon) is planning to base its two new ATR72-600s to be delivered in early 2014 on lease from Air Lease Corporation at Mandalay and Yangon according to a report by CAPA. It will initially use the aircraft for domestic services before expanding to international routes serving Bangkok Suvarnabhumi or Chiang Mai for example. Golden Myanmar is the country's first low-cost carrier and currently operates daily services from Yangon to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi, Mandalay and ...

Golden Myanmar Airlines to lease two ATR72s from the ALC from Q1 2014

Golden Myanmar Airlines (Y5, Yangon) will lease two ATR72-600s from US-based aircraft lessor Air Lease Corporation with delivery scheduled for January and March of 2014. The deal marks a dramatic upturn in business for the South East Asian country following the recent lifting of sanctions by both the US and the European Union. As Myanmar's first scheduled domestic and international low cost carrier, GMA will use the two turboprops to supplement its current meagre fleet of one Airbus A320-200 ...


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Aircraft TypeActiveInactiveTotalOn Order* BØ Age PCapacity P  
ATR 72-200/-500/-6002 2hiddenhiddenhidden
* Includes new or used aircraft not yet delivered for which a construction/manufacturer serial number is already known.


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