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  • AirAsia close to ordering 100 Airbus aircraft

    AirAsia is close to placing an order for 100 Airbus aircraft to aid its international expansion. A plan to acquire the additional aircraft will be...

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  • ROUTES: Guide to airline start-ups and groundings in 2012

    High-profile airline groundings may have dominated much of the news this year, but there are a number of new kids on...

  • IN FOCUS: Low-cost carriers keep flexing the model

    For the low-cost carrier segment, 2011 saw a further spread of the model. Double-digit growth continued, with passenger...

  • AirAsia to add 20 A320s in 2012

    Low-cost carrier AirAsia will add 20 Airbus A320s to its fleet this year as it looks to raise capacity and launch...

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  • Vanilla Air focused on international growth

    News | 23 Sep 2014 08:26 | Ellis Taylor

    Low-cost carrier Vanilla Air will continue to focus on growing its international route network, and could even push into Southeast Asia and Mainland China in future.
  • ANALYSIS: The ups and downs of Asia-Pacific partnerships

    News | 30 Jul 2014 00:02 | Greg Waldron

    Whether it be to break into new markets or for wider strategic reasons, there have been a glut of partnerships among Asia-Pacific carriers. But experience so far shows the course of true love does not always run smoothly
  • ANALYSIS: LCC battle heats up in Asia Pacific

    News | 21 Jan 2014 06:07 | Mavis Toh

    ​Growth in the low-cost sector continues to be strong in Asia Pacific, with at least 10 new players planning to launch operations in the region this year. Their entrance will mainly affect the markets in the Greater China region, Thailand, Japan and India.
  • Japan AirAsia, Jetstar Japan rapped over A320 safety oversight

    News | 23 Oct 2013 02:31 | Greg Waldron

    Japan’s Civil Aviation Bureau (CAB) has reprimanded Japan AirAsia and Jetstar Japan over an oversight related to routine inspections regarding the Airbus A320 aircraft.
  • ANALYSIS: AirAsia Japan struggles to gain momentum amid strong competition

    News | 12 Jun 2013 07:09 | Mavis Toh

    Barely 11 months after the launch of AirAsia Japan, AirAsia and All Nippon Airways (ANA) are on the brink of dissolving their partnership. The two...
  • ANALYSIS: Airlines keep their grip in 2012, but what's ahead in 2013?

    News | 20 Dec 2012 14:00 | Graham Dunn

    While it has been another tough year for airlines, particularly in Europe, their overall performance has been more robust than might have been expected after Malev and Spanair became high profile financial casualties early in 2012. Overall airline profitability this year is expected to be only a little down on 2011, there is a slight easing in some of the downward pressures on the sector and the consolidation and efficiency efforts of network carriers in mature markets are making some progress.