Middle East Growth For AirAsia Group

Southeast Asian low cost carrier giant AirAsia group has outlined its plans for expansion in the Middle East. Kuala Lumpur-based AirAsia X and Bangkok-based Thai AirAsia X have announced new routes from their respective hubs to Tehran, with the latter also introducing new flights to Muscat.   The Iranian Connection Following the easing of sanctions … Continue reading

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

Thai AirAsia X Launched, First Flights This June

Pioneering Southeast Asian low cost carrier operator AirAsia Group has expanded its long-haul offering with the official launch of Thai AirAsia X in Bangkok. Based in the city’s Don Mueang International Airport and following the same business model as its Malaysian sister carrier, Thai AirAsia X will begin flying on 17 June 2014 with daily … Continue reading