All SIA flights to SEA cities to depart from Changi Airport’s Terminal 2 in October

SINGAPORE – Changi Airport’s Terminal 2 will reopen for the first departing flights on Oct 11 after a break of more than two years, including all Singapore Airlines flights to South-east Asian destinations. Changi Airport Group (CAG) on Monday said SIA’s flights to Malaysia and Thailand will be the first flights to move over from […]

China’s Chengdu to conduct mass Covid-19 testing, lockdowns as cases climb

BEIJING – One of China’s biggest cities, Chengdu, announced a lockdown of its 21.2 million residents as it launched four days of citywide Covid-19 testing, as some of country’s most populous and economically important urban centres battle outbreaks. All residents in Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan province, were ordered to stay largely at home from 6pm on […]

Super typhoon near Japan’s Okinawa is year’s strongest storm

TOKYO (BLOOMBERG) – The strongest global storm of 2022 is barreling toward the East China Sea, threatening Japan’s southern islands but posing only a potential risk to Taiwan or China’s east coast. Super Typhoon Hinnamnor, currently several hundred kilometres to the east of Okinawa, is expected to skirt the Japanese islands this weekend, according to […]

Airlines cancel, reroute flights during Chinese military drills near Taiwan

SEOUL (REUTERS) – Some airlines have cancelled flights to Taipei and rerouted others using nearby airspace that has been closed to civilian traffic during Chinese military exercises sparked by US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan. China deployed scores of planes and fired live missiles near Taiwan on Thursday (Aug 4) in […]

EH216 Completes Demo Flight Tour in 4 Japanese Cities to Mark 1,000-Day Countdown of Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai

GUANGZHOU, China, July 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via SEAPRWire.com) — EHang Holdings Limited (Nasdaq: EH) (“EHang” or the “Company”), the world’s leading autonomous aerial vehicle (“AAV”) technology platform company, announced that its EH216 AAV has successfully completed a demo flight tour across 4 cities in Japan in July and expanded its footprint for the first […]