Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAB) is planning to apply for a separate air operator’s certificate (AOC) for its proposed Airbus A380 charter unit, and may also announce a name for the entity soon. The airline intends to file the AOC application with Malaysian regulators in the second quarter of 2017, MAB CEO Peter Bellew said recently. The carrier is optimistic the certificate will be granted by the end of next year. The operation has been temporarily labeled Project Hope, although a new ...

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