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Rebranded from MSA - Malaysia-Singapore Airlines (1947-1971)

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28 Countries served
82 Destinations served
133 Routes served




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Turkish denies A380 rumours; confirms SAS Heathrow slot purchase

Turkish Airlines (TK, Istanbul Atatürk) will not be operating any A380-800s this year the airline's board has decided. In February, the carrier was reportedly considering opening up dialogue with Malaysia Airlines (MH, Kuala Lumpur Int'l) over the possible lease of two A380s to be used for the upcoming summer season.

"There is no Board decision regarding the purchase or lease of an A380 aircraft. Turkish Airlines will not be operating an A380 aircraft in 2015," a filing with the Borsa ...

Boeing to sell Terrible Teen B787s to Ethiopian

Boeing (BOE, Chicago O'Hare) is reportedly in talks with 10 separate buyers concerning the sale of early-model B787-8s, commonly referred to as "Terrible Teens" in the parlance of our times.

Informed sources told Bloomberg news that among the buyers are Ethiopian Airlines (ET, Addis Ababa) which is reportedly in advanced discussions regarding eight jets. The Ethiopians were among the first operators of the Dreamliners on its commercial début in 2012.

As previously reported, ...

Turkish Airlines may lease two A380s from Malaysia Airlines

Turkish Airlines (TK, Istanbul Atatürk) is studying the possibility of leasing two A380-800 from Malaysia Airlines (MH, Kuala Lumpur Int'l) well placed company sources have told Bloomberg business news. According to the report, Turkish Airlines' senior management will, in the coming days, approve whether or not to proceed with formal talks with the Malaysians.

A similar deal was announced early last year involving the lease of four A380s from an undisclosed carrier only for the contract to ...

Malaysia to curb emergence of new LCCs

MASwings (MY, Kuching) will likely be Malaysia's last budget carrier to ply the local market after the country's Ministry of Transport placed a moratorium on the issuance of Air Operator's Certificates (AOC) to new budget carriers (LCC).

Abu Hassan, a senior officer in the ministry, told AIN Online that the Malaysian domestic and regional markets had become saturated and could therefore not support another LCC entrant.

“There is fierce competition among the airlines at the moment to the ...

Dubai MRO firm Transworld Aviation to set up Thai carrier

SiamJet Airlines (SCJ, Bangkok Suvarnabhumi) and other Thai start-ups could see added competition later this year in the form of a new joint venture which features Dubai-based MRO firm, Transworld Aviation (TWA), as a minority shareholder.

Backed by TWA Thailand, a joint venture between TWA (49%) and Chaimongkol Sukonthamat, a local investor and Thai-American national (51%), the yet-to-be-named carrier will reportedly offer charter flights linking Bangkok Don Mueang and Phuket with ...


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Aircraft TypeActiveInactiveTotalOn Order* BØ Age PCapacity P  
A330-200(F)4 4hiddenhiddenhidden
A330-30015 15hiddenhiddenhidden
A380-8006 6hiddenhiddenhidden
B737-800 WIN.57 57hiddenhiddenhidden
B747-400(F)2 2hiddenhiddenhidden
B777-20013 13hiddenhiddenhidden
* Includes new or used aircraft not yet delivered for which a construction/manufacturer serial number is already known.


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