Tue, 09 Jan 2018 11:59:31
AirAsia now flying Macao-Phuket
AirAsia began flying between Macao and Phuket on Monday (January 8).
Chief executive Celia Lao said there was keen interest in the route at both ends after seats went on sale in October.
Thu, 28 Dec 2017 15:59:23
AirAsia starts Bintulu-Singapore and Kuching-Shenzen routes
The inaugural Shenzhen-Kuching flight was greeted with water cannons upon landing at the Kuching International Airport at 7.50am yesterday while the one from Singapore arrived at the Bintulu airport at 11am.
Thu, 28 Dec 2017 01:00:00
Thai AirAsia CEO increases AAV stake
TASSAPON BIJLEVELD, chief executive officer of Thai AirAsia, has bought back 36.3 per cent of the shares in Asia Aviation (AAV), a 55-per-cent shareholder of Thai AirASia Co, at Bt4.70 per share amounting to around Bt8.279 billion for 1.761 billion shares.
Wed, 27 Dec 2017 15:08:30
AirAsia joins UNDP in promoting Sustainable Development Goals
AirAsia and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) declaring cooperation for sustainable development and launching four pilot initiatives in support of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Fri, 22 Dec 2017 20:46:01
AirAsia celebrates inaugural Phuket-Khon Kaen flight
AirAsia held a ceremony to mark the inaugural flight of its Phuket-Khon Kaen route at the arrival terminal of Khon Kaen Airport on Friday.
Tue, 19 Dec 2017 17:37:54
AirAsia, Firefly stewardesses' uniforms too sexy: Malaysian MPs
Two Malaysian ruling party lawmakers have chided homegrown low-cost airlines AirAsia and Firefly for dressing their stewardesses in uniforms that are "too revealing".
Tue, 19 Dec 2017 12:26:42
North by Northeast
There’ll be more seats than ever between Udon Thani and Chiang Mai come February 15 as AirAsia switches to a larger plane to service the route.
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 16:34:49
AirAsia launches daily Don Mueang-Ranong route
AirAsia is adding again to its domestic network with a daily direct flight from Don Mueang to Ranong, inviting travellers to experience Thailand’s “Onsen city”, pristine islands and waters and providing a gateway to Myanmar, while looking to boost the economy of the southern province.
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:31:01
Thai AirAsia X sets revenue goal of Bt13 bn for 2018
Thai AirAsia X has set a revenue target of Bt13 billion for 2018, the carrier announced on Tuesday.
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 12:00:00
AirAsia ups the ante with FAST in Singapore
AirAsia has announced plans to enhance the air travel experience through digitalisation, setting Singapore Changi Airport Terminal 4 (T4) as the model airport of the future for low-cost carriers (LCC).
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 01:00:00
Is advertising in the sky the future of airline industry?
I recently took a domestic Thai AirAsia flight. As I walked into the plane, I was surprised with what I saw: On every overhead luggage compartment and on the front of the tables were splattered advertisements for women cosmetics.
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 09:53:01
AirAsia Indonesia launches Wi-Fi, inflight entertainment service
AirAsia Indonesia officially launched its Wi-Fi and inflight entertainment service on Friday.
Sat, 04 Nov 2017 12:09:27
New flight between Phuket and Khon Kaen launched
AirAsia is strengthening its Phuket base with a new route Phuket to Khon Kaen designed to stimulate regional tourism.
Wed, 01 Nov 2017 01:00:00
AirAsia plans more stake sales in non-core firms
AIRASIA BHD said it plans to sell more stakes in non-flying businesses to fund special dividends to shareholders, after announcing a new ground handling joint venture (JV) with Singapore’s SATS Ltd.
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:00:00
AirAsia X eyes larger aircraft in order rethink
AIRASIA X , the longhaul arm of the region’s biggest budget carrier, is looking at swapping an order for 66 Airbus SE A330neo widebody jets to larger A350s in a bid to boost capacity on its busiest routes, according to a Bloomberg report.