Top News on AirAsia X

  • Mystery A320 order includes re-engined and current models


    Airbus has revealed that a 100-aircraft order for A320-family jets comprises a mix of the current and re-engined versions.


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  • IN FOCUS: Mobile devices bring a sea change for IFE


    With security and logistical issues resolved, the cost benefits of consumer devices for in-flight entertainment are...


  • AirAsia X to re-enter long-haul market with A350s


    AirAsia X will concentrate on the medium-haul market, and relook the long-haul segment only after it receives its first...


  • AirAsia X adapts training after A330 descent incidents


    AirAsia X has developed a specific simulator training session addressing Australia's Gold Coast airport approach after...


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  • FARNBOROUGH: Airbus faces up to its widebody conundrums

    News | 10 Jul 2014 08:35 | Murdo Morrison

    The rivalry in the widebody sector is intense not because Airbus and Boeing have directly competing products, but because they do not. Each has a different vision for the long-haul market, and the Farnborough air show will see them continue their tussle over which is right.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Airbus-faces-up-to-its-widebody-conundrums-400724/
  • ANALYSIS: Where have all the leased widebodies gone?

    News | 08 Jul 2014 11:53 | Chris Seymour

    Chris Seymour, head of market analysis at Flightglobal consultancy Ascend, examines where used and new widebodies are being leasedhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Where-have-all-the-leased-widebodies-gone-401165/
  • Thai AirAsia X details Japan services launch

    News | 07 Jul 2014 06:40 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​Thai AirAsia X has firmed up the planned launch date of its services to Japan, starting 1 September.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Thai-AirAsia-X-details-Japan-services-launch-401105/
  • ANALYSIS: Jin Air strategises to stay ahead with long-haul foray

    News | 03 Jul 2014 07:04 | Mavis Toh

    ​Jin Air could well be the first of many Korean low-cost carriers to step into the world of long-haul operations.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Jin-Air-strategises-to-stay-ahead-with-long-haul-foray-401031/
  • Thai AirAsia X seeks to operate Japan services

    News | 02 Jul 2014 07:49 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​Thai AirAsia X has filed an application with Japan’s Mininstry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) to operate services to the country.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Thai-AirAsia-X-seeks-to-operate-Japan-services-400988/
  • AirAsia believes LCC market in Japan underserved

    News | 02 Jul 2014 03:09 | Mavis Toh

    ​AirAsia is re-entering Japan a second time, because it believes the Japanese low-cost market is currently underserved.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AirAsia-believes-LCC-market-in-Japan-underserved-400981/