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  • Fernandes kiboshes AirAsia, Skymark bid reports

    AirAsia group chief executive Tony Fernandes has denied that the Malaysian carrier is planning to launch a takeover offer for Japan’s Skymark Airlines.

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  • ​Skymark shares leap on AirAsia buyout report

    The shares of Skymark Airlines have soared 28% on the Tokyo stock exchange following media reports of a possible...

  • AirAsia A320 veers off runway in Brunei

    ​An AirAsia Airbus A320 veered off the runway upon landing at Brunei International Airport on 7 July.

  • Tigerair pulls the plug on struggling Mandala

    ​Tigerair Mandala bye bye

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  • ANALYSIS: AirAsia eyes better days at KLIA

    News | 21 Aug 2014 07:23 | Greg Waldron

    AirAsia believes that its competitors (read Malaysia Airlines) are "starting to become rational again,” and this view appears to be borne out by capacity figures at Kuala Lumpur International airport (KLIA).
  • Sydney Airport positive on LCCs driving growth

    News | 21 Aug 2014 03:14 | Ellis Taylor

    Sydney Airport expects that low-cost carriers will drive increased passenger numbers and aeronautical revenues over the near future.
  • ​AirAsia foresees less intense fare competition

    News | 21 Aug 2014 02:55 | Greg Waldron

    ​AirAsia believes that pricing pressures in its home Malaysian market are ameliorating, and is working to greatly boost its connecting traffic at its Kuala Lumpur hub.
  • AirAsia Q2 operating profit down 17% on Thai troubles

    News | 21 Aug 2014 01:48 | Greg Waldron

    AirAsia Group saw its operating profit decline 17% to MYR174 million ($54.8 million) for its 2014 second quarter owing to weakness at its Thai AirAsia affiliate.
  • AirAsia X slides to first-half loss after boosting capacity

    News | 19 Aug 2014 16:17 | Oliver Clark

    AirAsia X has blamed capacity expansion in 2013's second half for a MYR169 million ($53.3 million) operating loss it suffered in the six months ended 30 June.
  • OPINION: Lessons from BA can guide Alitalia comeback

    News | 19 Aug 2014 13:08 | Airline Business

    The transformation of British Airways three decades ago from bloated, loss-making industry joke to benchmark network carrier is a seen as the definitive case study in managing a business turnaround.