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Orange Star(Chinese: 暂译:橘星) is the holding company formed on 24th July 2005 when Jetstar Asia and Valuair announced that they will merge in the light of growing competition from other Low Cost Carriers(LCCs), price wars and rising fuel prices. Ken Ryan, the present CEO of Jetstar Asia will be the new CEO of Orange Star and he said that the two airlines would stay separate for the time being largely due to their different operating systems. Jetstar Asia employs the Navitaire system, while Valuair uses a Sabre platform. The new airline will have a nine-member board, with Qantas CEO Geoff Dixon slated to be chairman. (Redirected from 24th July) July 24 is the 205th day (206th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 160 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Valuair Limited (Chinese: 惠旅航空) is a Singapore-based budget airline. ... Jetstar Asia Airways Private Limited is the Asian offshoot of Qantas Airways, and the third Low-cost carrier to be launched in Singapore. ...


Like Jetstar Asia and Valuair, Orange Star will be based in Singapore at Changi Airport. Singapore Changi Airport (新加坡樟宜机场 / Bandar Udara Changi Singapura / சிங்கப்பூர் சாங்கி விமானநிலையம்) in the city and State of Singapore is one of the largest aviation facilities in Asia. ...


Qantas is reported to be investing around S$30 million (US$18 million) in the venture, and will take a 44.5 per cent stake in Orange Star. Other shareholders will include Temasek Holdings, Tony Chew with 22% in Jetstar Asia and FF Wong with 10% in Jetstar Asia, Singapore Exchange-listed Asiatravel.com and Hong Kong-listed, Malaysian tycoon Lim Goh Tong owned, Star Cruises. The latter is a major investor in Valuair. Temasek Holdings is the investment arm of the Singapore government. ...

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Destinations

Both airlines will combine their destinations and it is believed that routes which both overlapse will be cut. Jetstar Asia will begin flying to Kolkata on 18 August 2005 and is planning Siem Reap and Phnom Penh in Cambodia. It has been suggested that Maidan(Kolkata) be merged into this article or section. ... August 18 is the 230th day of the year (231st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Categories: Southeast Asia geography stubs | Provinces of Cambodia ... City motto: No motto City proper Province Phnom Penh Mayor Kep Chuktema ( ) Area 290 km² Population 862,000 Density 3446. ...


East Asia

Geographic scope of East Asia East Asia is a subregion of Asia that can be defined in either geographical or cultural terms. ... The Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) (IATA: HKG, ICAO: VHHH) (Chinese: 香港國際機場, Jyutping: hoeng1 gong2 gwok3 zai3 gei1 coeng4, pinyin: XiānggÇŽng Guójì JÄ«chÇŽng) on the island of Chek Lap Kok, which opened for commercial operations in 1998, is a component of Hong Kong’s economy, serving... National motto: None Official language Mandarin Chinese Capital and largest city Taipei President Chen Shui-bian Premier Frank Hsieh Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 138th 35,980 km² 2. ... City nickname: the City of Azaleas Capital District Xinyi Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 16 of 25 271. ... Chiang Kai-shek International Airport Chiang Kai-shek International Airport (IATA: TPE, ICAO: RCTP) (中正國際航空站, pinyin: Zhōngzhèng GúojÄ« Hángkōngzhàn) is located in Taoyuan County, Taiwan Province, Republic of China and is one of two airports that serve Taipei. ...

Southeast Asia

Location of Southeast Asia Southeast Asia is a subregion of Asia. ... City motto: No motto City proper Province Phnom Penh Mayor Kep Chuktema ( ) Area 290 km² Population 862,000 Density 3446. ... Pochentong International Airport is the main airport of Cambodia and is located in the countrys capital city, Phnom Penh. ... December 15 is the 349th day of the year (350th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Categories: Southeast Asia geography stubs | Provinces of Cambodia ... December 16 is the 350th day of the year (351st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES City of Manila Region: National Capital Region Province: — Dates: Founded—June 24, 1571 Cityhood—June 10, 1574 Population: 2000 census—1,581,082 Density—41,014 per km² Area: 38. ... The Ninoy Aquino International Airport or NAIA (IATA: MNL, ICAO: RPLL) is the international airport that serves Manila, in the Philippines, and its surrounding metropolitan area. ... Singapore Changi Airport (Chinese: 新加坡樟宜机场; Malay: Lapangan Terbang Changi Singapura; Tamil: சிங்கப்பூர் சாங்கி விமானநிலையம்) (IATA: SIN, ICAO: WSSS) is a major aviation hub in Asia. ... Bangkok from the Chao Phraya River at sunset, July 2004 The Wat Phra Kaew temple Bangkok Metropolitan Administration building Bangkok, (in Thai กรุงเทพ ฯ, กรุงเทพมหานคร, or Krung Thep, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon, IPA: ), population 8,538,610 (1990), is the capital and largest city of Thailand. ... Bangkok International Airport (or also Don Muang International Airport) (Thai ท่าอากาศยานกรุงเทพ, also Don Mueang, Thai ท่าอากาศยานดอนเมือง) is an airport in Bangkok, Thailand (13° 54′ 45″ N, 100° 36′ 24″ E). ... Phuket (Thai ภูเก็ต) is one of the southern provinces (changwat) of Thailand. ... Phuket International Airport is an airport in Phuket, Thailand. ... Motto: Jaya Raya (Indonesian): Prosper and Great Founded 22 June 1527 Governor Sutiyoso Area 661. ... Soekarno-Hatta International Airport (IATA Airport Code: CKG, ICAO Airport Code: WIII) is the principal airport serving the greater Jakarta area on the island of Java, Indonesia. ... Surabaya (formerly Soerabaja) is Indonesias second-largest city, and the capital of the province of East Java. ... Denpasar is the capital city of the province of Bali, Indonesia. ... Ngurah Rai Airport is located in southern Bali, 15 km from Denpasar. ... ရန္‌ကုန္‌ Yangon Origin of name: ရန္‌ - enemy, ကုန္‌ to end Admin. ... Myanmar Airways is an airline company based in Myanmar. ...

South Asia

[[Image:India_78. ... It has been suggested that Maidan(Kolkata) be merged into this article or section. ... Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport is an airport located in Dum Dum, West Bengal, India, near Kolkata (Calcutta). ... Bangalore (Kannada: ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು) (pronounced // in Kannada and // in English) is the capital and the largest city of the Indian state of Karnataka. ... HAL Airport or Hindustan Airport (IATA code: BLR; ICAO code: VOBG) is the currently operating domestic and international airport for the city of Bangalore. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

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East Asia

Geographic scope of East Asia East Asia is a subregion of Asia that can be defined in either geographical or cultural terms. ... Location within China Chengdu (Chinese: 成都; pinyin: ; Wade-Giles: Cheng-tu) is the capital of Sichuan province and a sub-provincial city, located in southwest China, and bordering Tibet. ... Chengdu Shuangliu Airport is an airport in Chengdu, China. ... Xiamen (Simplified Chinese: 厦门; Traditional Chinese: 廈門; pinyin: ; Wade-Giles: Hsiamen) is a coastal sub-provincial city in southeastern Fujian province, Peoples Republic of China. ... IATA Airport Code: XMN This airport is the base of Xiamen Airlines, but also is served by the following carriers. ...

South East Asia

Location of Southeast Asia Southeast Asia is a subregion of Asia. ... Pattaya (Thai พัทยา Phattaya) is a city of 95,000 registered inhabitants (2004) in Thailand, located on the east coast of the Gulf of Thailand, about 165 km southeast of Bangkok in the province of Chonburi. ... December 20 is the 354th day of the year (355th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... February 28, 2005 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices released by the U.S. State Department (U.S. State Department). ...

Oceania

Oceania is a geographical (often geopolitical) region consisting of numerous countries and territories – mostly islands – in the Pacific Ocean, usually including Australia and New Zealand. ... Perth is the capital city of Western Australia. ... Perth Airport (IATA code PER) is an Australian domestic and international airport located in Belmont, Western Australia and is the main airport servicing Perth, Western Australia. ... October 9 is the 282nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (283rd in Leap years). ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Fleet

The fleet will consist of 8 Airbus A320. 4 Airbus A320s with registrations 9V-JS?, belong to Jetstar Asia and 4 Airbus A320s, with registrations 9V-VL?, belong to Valuair The Airbus A320 is a short to medium range commercial passenger aircraft manufactured by Airbus. ...

  • 9V-JSA
  • 9V-JSB
  • 9V-JSC
  • 9V-JSD
  • 9V-VLA
  • 9V-VLB
  • 9V-VLC
  • 9V-VLD

Events of 2005

  • From 11 September 2005, Valuair will fly twice daily from Singapore to Jakarta. The new daily flight would be VF208 from Singapore to Jakarta and VF207 from Jakarta to Singapore. VF202 currently flies Singapore-Jakarta daily and VF201 v.v
  • On 19 September 2005 it was announced that Jetstar Asia will fly four-times weekly service to Phuket commencing on October 25, 2005. Jetstar Asia service 3K 517 will depart from Changi Airport at 7:05am arriving in Phuket at 7:45am every Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The return leg will depart Phuket at 8:45am, arriving in Singapore at 11:25am.

September 11 is the 254th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (255th in leap years). ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... September 19 is the 262nd day of the year (263rd in leap years). ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... October 25 is the 298th day of the year (299th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 67 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

External links


Lists of Aircraft | Aircraft manufacturers | Aircraft engines | Aircraft engine manufacturers This list of aircraft is sorted alphabetically, beginning with the name of the manufacturer (or, in certain cases, designer). ... This is a list of aircraft manufacturers (in alphabetic order). ... List of aircraft engines - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... This is a list of aircraft engine manufacturers both past and present. ...


Airports | Airlines | Air forces | Aircraft weapons | Missiles | Timeline of aviation This is a list of airlines in operation. ... This is a list of Air Forces, sorted alphabetically by country. ... This is a list of aircraft weapons, past and present. ... Below is a list of (links to pages on) missiles, sorted alphabetically by name. ... This is a timeline of aviation history. ...


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