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AirAsia X appoints Nadda as CEO

Low cost airline AirAsia X appointed Nadda Buranasiri as firstr chief executive officer of Thai AirAsia X Co. Ltd. after receiving Air Operator's Certificate (AOC) from the Department of Civil Aviation of Thailand on February 3.

Prior to the post, he was as managing director of Warner Music (Thailand) Co. Ltd.

With its AOC, Thai AirAsia X may now apply for flight operations permission as well as flight schedules. The airline is poised to officially announce its Bangkok-based flight schedule immediately after securing permission.

Tassapon Bijleveld, CEO of Thai AirAsia as well as co-founder and shareholder of "Thai AirAsia X" said the company welcome Nadda on board of the AirAsia family and believes his presence would further add a fresh new perspective to the industry.

Nadda remarked that his most important challenge at present was assembling the Thai AirAsia X team. He assured that with his experience in administration as well as creative thinking, he could establish Thai AirAsia X as an attractive and valuable choice for all travellers.

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