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Golden Myanmar Airlines is born in Myanmar, Asia’s latest LCC

Golden Myanmar A320-200 XY-AGS (13)(Tko) SZB (TKA)(LRW)

Golden Myanmar Airlines (Golden Myanmar Airlines Public Company Limited) (Yangon) is a brand new airline in Myanmar, formerly known as Burma. The first fully-painted Airbus A320 (above) was test flown at Kuala Lumpur (Subang-Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport) on January 7.

According to Wikipedia, Golden Myanmar Airlines is Myanmar’s first domestic and international low cost carrier established in August 2012. GMA was formed by 15 major investors including chairmen of CB Bank and Myanmar Golden Star.

The airline  is planning to launch scheduled low-fare operations this month with two Airbus A320s.

Copyright Photo: TK. Airbus A320-232 XY-AGS (msn 1407) climbs away from the runway at Kuala Lumpur (SZB).

Golden Myanmar Airlines (large) logo

 

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OLT Express Germany to become a low-cost carrier

OLT Express (Germany) (Bremen) is transforming itself from a regional feeder airline into a new point-to-point low-cost carrier according to Airline Route.

Starting on October 15, 2012, the redesigned airline will open new bases at Dresden, Muenster and Saarbruecken. In addition, the airline will open 14 new routes including new service to Budapest, Southend (near London), Milan (Malpensa), Paris (CDG) and Vienna.

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Copyright Photo: Rolf Wallner. All of the new routes will be operated with Fokker 100s. Fokker F.28 Mk. 0100 (Fokker 100) D-AOLH (msn 11265) taxies at Zurich in the attractive 2011 livery.

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