Malaysia's AirAsia is in talks to sell a minority stake in its loyalty programme joint venture to private equity firms, in a deal that could value the business at about $330 million, people familiar with the matter told Reuters.
Investigators into the AirAsia flight which crashed into the sea off Indonesia are focusing on the timing of the crew's request to climb to a higher altitude to avoid bad weather as a possible factor behind the tragedy, a source close to the
Indonesia's air force was searching for an AirAsia plane carrying 162 people that went missing on Sunday after the pilots asked to change course to avoid bad weather during a flight from the Indonesian city of Surabaya to Singapore.
AirAsia, Asia's largest budget airline by passengers, is in talks with the Dubai authorities to start flying into the emirate, group chief executive Tony Fernandes said.
The Malaysian airline has expanded this year -- launchin
Asia's largest budget carrier AirAsia will start flying in India from June 12 with a new no-frills airline, its group chief executive said yesterday.
Malaysia-based AirAsia won approval from India's regulators in March las
Malaysia-based AirAsia X, the long-haul, low fare airline, carried around 640,000 passengers in the third quarter of 2012, representing growth of 40.7 per cent over the same quarter in 2011 for continuing routes.
AirAsia X a
Some airlines give away a few free seats, others a few vouchers. But AirAsia X says it is going where no airline has gone before and is giving away an entire plane.
The low cost carrier is giving one lucky AirAsia Australia’s Facebook fan