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  • AirAsia X takes five more A330neos in firmed order


    Long-haul budget carrier AirAsia X has added another five Airbus A330neo jets to its previous commitment for 50, and firmed the entire order.


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  • IATA: New airline chiefs take up big challenges


    As airline chiefs assemble in Miami for IATA's latest annual general meeting, there are new leaders at the helm of 16...


  • 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...


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  • Malaysia Airports reiterates that KLIA2 is safe for operations

    News | 29 Jul 2015 04:07 | Aaron Chong

    ​Malaysia Airports Holdings (MAHB) has assured airlines that the facilities at KLIA2, including the terminal, apron and taxiways are safe for operations.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Malaysia-Airports-reiterates-that-KLIA2-is-safe-for-operations-415134/
  • ​ANALYSIS: VietJet’s fatal flirtation with long-haul, low-cost

    News | 17 Jul 2015 03:21 | Greg Waldron

    Vietnamese low-cost carrier VietJet Air used the Paris Air Show to restate its interest in launching a long-haul operation, but the carrier’s modest international footprint suggests that such a venture will not make sense for several years – if ever.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-VietJets-fatal-flirtation-with-long-haul-low-cost-414701/
  • ANALYSIS: Asia-Pacific profits kept in check in 2014

    News | 17 Jul 2015 02:00

    Asia-Pacific's leading carriers were again in the black in 2014, though collective profits remain below previous highs as over-capacity, local issues and continued air freight market challenges hit yields for many in the region.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Asia-Pacific-profits-kept-in-check-in-2014-414408/
  • IATA: New airline chiefs take up big challenges

    News | 05 Jun 2015 08:00

    As airline chiefs assemble in Miami for IATA's latest annual general meeting, there are new leaders at the helm of 16 of the 100 biggest carriers since they met a year ago in Doha.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IATA-New-airline-chiefs-take-up-big-challenges-412829/
  • ANALYSIS: Asian LCC joint ventures prove hard to maintain

    News | 11 May 2015 02:02 | Ellis Taylor

    Asia’s low-cost carriers have relied on complex cross-border joint ventures to enter into new markets, but there is significant doubt that the relationships will go the distance.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Asian-LCC-joint-ventures-prove-hard-to-maintain-411982/
  • INTERIORS: Geven offers sofas for economy passengers

    News | 15 Apr 2015 15:12 | Kerry Reals

    Italian manufacturer Geven is offering airlines its Piuma Sofa concept, which could allow them to cash in on empty economy-class seats by turning rows into beds and selling them to passengers who wish to lie down.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INTERIORS-Geven-offers-sofas-for-economy-passengers-411226/