Lao Airlines, the national carrier of Laos, will add a new route to its 19-destination network across the landlocked Southeast Asian country. The new route, to Attopeu, will be flown 3X-weekly from the carrier’s base in Vientiane, retuning via Champasak region capital Pakse. It is looking to fly to Jakarta in the coming months using an Airbus A320. The airline suffered a fatal crash in October 2013, killing 49 passengers and crew on an ATR 72 approach to Pakse, but has since pushed for ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"Lao Airlines plans route expansion" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions?

Already registered? here.