Asian Wings Airways

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Asian Wings Airways
IATA ICAO Callsign
YJ AWM Asian Star
Founded 2011
Commenced operations 27 January 2011
Operating bases Yangon International Airport
Fleet size 3
Destinations 12
Company slogan Fly beyond Your Dreams [1]
Parent company Asian Wings Airways, Limited
Headquarters Yangon, Myanmar
Key people Lwin Moe (ED)

Asian Wings Airways is an airline based in Myanmar. It began service on 27 January 2011.[2] The airline currently offers regular flights to all major tourist destinations in Myanmar.

Asian Wings Airways is owned and operated by Sun Far Travels and Tours Company, Limited.[3]

All Nippon Airways announced in 2013 that it would purchase a 49% stake in Asian Wings Airways for around 3 billion Japanese yen, the first foreign investment in a Myanmar-based airline since democratization,[4] but in 2014 ANA declared that its board of directors had agreed to cancel the investment citing “intensified” competition in the aviation sector.[5]


As of June 2016 the airline serves the following destinations within Myanmar:[6]


As of July 2016 the Asian Wings Airways fleet consists of the following aircraft:[7]

Asian Wings Airways
Aircraft In Fleet Orders Notes
ATR 72-500 3 0
Total 3 0

Previously operated[edit]

See also[edit]


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  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-07-16. Retrieved 2011-05-25. 
  3. ^ "Asian Wings Airways". Tourism Transparency. Retrieved 22 October 2012. 
  4. ^ "ANA、ミャンマーの中堅航空に出資へ アジア開拓". 日本経済新聞. 27 August 2013. Retrieved 27 August 2013. 
  5. ^ "Japan's ANA Cancels Investment in Burma's Asian Wings". The Irrawaddy. 30 July 2014. Retrieved 4 March 2015. 
  6. ^ "Summer Flight Schedule: 1 June 2016-30 June 2016". Asian Wings Airways. Retrieved 20 July 2016. 
  7. ^ a b "Asian Wings Airways Fleet Details and History". 6 July 2016. Retrieved 20 July 2016.