Air fares expected to return to normal by November — transport minister

KUALA LUMPUR (July 21): The Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom) expects airfares on domestic routes to return to 2019 levels by November this year as available seating capacity is projected to return to normal, subject to the development of the Covid-19 pandemic, said Transport Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong (pictured).

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Singapore: Correspondence release in Seletar flight path dispute was to address media queries

KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 11): In response to Malaysia's charge that it selectively published documents relating to its disputed Instrument Landing System procedures for Seletar Airport, Singapore's Ministry of Transport says the correspondence it released was to address media queries whether The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) had consulted its Malaysian counterparts in December last year.

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Firefly a casualty of M’sia-S’pore airspace impasse

  KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 5): A dispute between Malaysia and Singapore civil aviation authorities has claimed turboprop operator FlyFirefly Sdn Bhd as a casualty, which has suspended all its flights to Singapore since Dec 1 and there is no end in sight following the move by Singapore to transfer chartered business jets, private jets and turboprop operations from Changi Airport to Seletar this month, freeing up slots for larger jet aircraft.

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