MNA to Fly First International Route with New Boeing 737-800

Myanmar National Airlines (MNA), the country’s flag carrier, has received its first Boeing 737-800, part of the delivery of ten commercial aircrafts which MNA ordered in a multi-million dollar deal last year to re-invigorate its brand. The new fleet will link MNA’s 26 domestic destinations with an expanded international network starting with the launch of […]

State airline to expand flights to Asia

The state-owned Myanma Airways is planning to expand its flights to to South Korea, Japan, China and Taiwan by early 2015. The airline has hired Avia Solutions, from the U.S.-based General Electric Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) as an advisory body. Officials from the airline and company representatives have been holding a weekly conference call to […]

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 […]

Myanma Airways to Lease 10 Boeing Jets With Expansion in Mind

YANGON — Myanmar’s national flag carrier Myanma Airways has inked a deal with General Electric Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) to lease 10 commercial aircraft, and has enlisted GECAS’s AviaSolutions consulting arm to create and implement a strategic growth plan for the airline. The subsidiary of the US conglomerate General Electric signed a contract with Myanmar […]