Top News on AirAsia X

  • 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.

  • Other News for AirAsia X

  • 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...

  • News Listings for AirAsia X

  • ANALYSIS: Asiana’s Seoul Air to enter crowded budget market

    News | 27 Mar 2015 01:01 | Ellis Taylor

    Asiana Airlines’ launch of a new low-cost carrier in the form of Seoul Air will see the unit join a crowded budget market, but this may be necessary to counter the growing threat posed by foreign competitors.
  • INTERVIEW: Jotikasthira outlines plan to fix Thai

    News | 25 Mar 2015 01:01 | Mavis Toh

    Thai Airways International’s new president Charamporn Jotikasthira is a man on a mission.
  • INTERVIEW: BOC Aviation chief executive Robert Martin

    News | 23 Mar 2015 12:04 | Ellis Taylor

    One piece of advice that is often bandied around Asia’s aircraft leasing and finance sector is: “You’ve got to speak to Robert Martin.”
  • NokScoot to launch operations on 5 May

    News | 20 Mar 2015 02:26 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​NokScoot will launch operations on 5 May.
  • Fernandes blames MAS for AirAsia X’s losses

    News | 19 Mar 2015 09:42 | Ellis Taylor

    ​AirAsia group chief executive Tony Fernandes has blamed overcapacity from Malaysia Airlines for the recent losses recorded by long-haul affiliate AirAsia X.
  • ANALYSIS: Thailand country report December 2014-February 2015

    News | 19 Mar 2015 01:01 | Firdaus Hashim

    After the political instability that rocked Thailand in 2014,the three months from December 2014 to February 2015 the country’s carriers had the opportunity stop worrying about politics and start thinking about their prospects in Southeast Asia's toughest market.