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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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  • 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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  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • AirAsia X appoints new chief financial officer

    News | 26 Feb 2015 01:25 | Aaron Chong

    AirAsia X has appointed Cheok Huei Shian as its new chief financial officer.
  • ANALYSIS: No magic potion for AirAsia X's ills

    News | 10 Feb 2015 01:00 | Aaron Chong

    Big changes appear to be underway for Malaysian long-haul low-cost carrier AirAsia X (AAX), following the abrupt departure of chief executive Azran Rami-Osman in late-January.
  • ​ANALYSIS: Mueller scrubs up for the MAS emergency room

    News | 06 Jan 2015 00:02 | Greg Waldron

    Christoph Mueller will assume the toughest job in the airline business when he takes over as chief executive of Malaysia Airlines (MAS) later this year.