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  • FARNBOROUGH: AirAsia X signs for 50 A330neos

    Low-cost operation AirAsia Group has signed for 50 Airbus A330-900neo jets, the most significant commitment to date for the new type.

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    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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  • ANALYSIS: Farnborough air show 2014 order tracker (final)

    News | 17 Jul 2014 13:00

    Despite collective order commitments of over 1,000 during the show, and more than 200 option commitments, total business announced during Farnborough was below last year's Paris air show. Total order and option commitments for Farnborough reached 1,210 compared with just under 1,500 at Paris.
  • FARNBOROUGH: Late deal takes A330neo total to 121

    News | 17 Jul 2014 12:18 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Airbus landed commitments for four A330-800neo aircraft from a prospective Asian customer which, along with a late agreement with Russia’s Transaero, brought the total potential orders for the re-engined jet to 121.
  • Norwegian to look at the A330neo: CFO

    News | 17 Jul 2014 11:18 | Oliver Clark

    ​Norwegian will look at the economic advantages of the new Airbus A330 to see if it would make a good fit within its long-haul operation, its chief financial officer Frode Foss states.
  • ANALYSIS: AirAsia X's A330neo deal reveals breathtaking ambition

    News | 17 Jul 2014 06:15 | Greg Waldron

    AirAsia X’s deal for 50 A330-900neos represents a staggering bet on the yet-to-be-proven long-haul, low-cost model, and will put it in a different league than regional peers Scoot or Cebu Pacific. But let there be no mistake: the real victim will be Malaysia Airlines.
  • FARNBOROUGH: Garuda yet to look at A330neo

    News | 16 Jul 2014 09:39 | Edward Russell

    Garuda Indonesia has yet to look at Airbus’s newly launched A330neo, even as it evaluates various widebody types for a planned order of up to 200 aircraft.
  • FARNBOROUGH: A330neo could return AirAsia X to Europe

    News | 15 Jul 2014 16:10 | Mavis Toh

    AirAsia X could use the Airbus A330neo to make a return to Europe after it starts taking delivery of the type in 2018.