Flights have now resumed through Nepal’s only international airport. Last week, the facility was completely shut down for several days, stranding thousands of passengers. HPR’s Bill Dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.
Next month will mark a year since Malaysian Airlines flight 370 disappeared from radar screens on its way from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. There have been less catastrophic airplane incidents since then, from stuck landing gear to cases of air rage. There have also been a surprising number of cases of other unusual behavior especially in China. HPR’s Bill Dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.
Teams are working to recover the wreckage of the Air Asia plane that went down in the Java Sea. The investigations continue into what happened, on a Southeast Asian flight path that may not be familiar to many Americans. HPR’s Bill Dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.
Travelers coming to Hawai‘i from the Asia Pacific have a growing list of airports where they can start their journeys. In fact, according to a recent study, over the next ten years several hundred new airports will be built in the Asia Pacific. HPR’s Bill Dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.