AirAsia India Takes Off, Eyes Growth Amid Difficult Landscape

AirAsia India, the latest affiliate carrier to join the AirAsia Group, completed its maiden flight today with promises of more seats and low fares. Flight I5 1320 took off from Bangalore at 1510 hrs, arriving in Goa an hour later at 1625 hrs, with the bright red Airbus A320 cutting a striking figure at the … Continue reading

AirAsia X To Start Shanghai Services

Long-haul, low cost carrier AirAsia X is set to grow in China next year with services to the coastal metropolis of Shanghai, using its 2-class Airbus A330-300 configured with 12 Premium Flatbed and 365 Economy Class seats on the route. The Kuala Lumpur-based airline has announced it will begin operations to the commercial city from … Continue reading

Tune Hotels Arrives In The Philippines

Tune Hotels, the Malaysian-based budget hotel operator, has kickstarted its expansion into the Philippines with the opening of its first property in the country today. Located a short drive from Diosdado Macapagal International Airport (which will serve as the base for affiliate company AirAsia’s upcoming Philippine operations), the new Tune Hotels Angeles City is the … Continue reading