Myanmar Airways consults with Avia Solution Group to expand flights

State-owned Myanmar Airways is discussing with an aviation consultant, Avia Solution Group, with the aim to expand the network of international flights, sources said. The airline has contracted the consultant to advise on the expansion plans. Representatives from the airline, the consultant and US-based GE Capital Aviation Services which provides aircraft leasing services have been […]

Myanmar Airways slated to become Myanmar National Airways: Pending legislation

State-run Myanmar Airways is slated for rename as Myanmar National Airways upon the enactment of the new aviation legislation. Presently, the Myanmar Aviation Bill has been submitted and deliberated in the Lower House of Parliament after the approval of the Upper House. “The Bill has been approved by Upper House and now submitted to Lower […]

Myanmar Airways to expand fleet with General Electric

The state-owned Myanmar Airways plans to expand their fleet and services by leasing ten new Boeing aircraft from GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS). GECAS is part of U.S.-based conglomerate General Electric that signed a lease contract with Myanmar’s national carrier in Singapore on February 11. “We are pleased that General Electric will work with Myanmar […]