AirAsia News Stories

Airbus Adds To Paris Air Show Order Book

June 18, 2019

Airbus had a relatively strong day on Tuesday in what has been a subdued Paris Air Show so far.


AirAsia Terminates Vietnamese Airline Plans

April 17, 2019

AirAsia has abandoned plans to establish a low cost airline with joint venture partners in Vietnam.


Air Asia Restaurant To Serve Airline Food

February 25, 2019

Air Asia Group chief executive Tony Fernandes believes so much in his airline’s catering product that he is looking at opening a fast food restaurant based on it.


AirAsia Sells Out Of Expedia Joint Venture

August 14, 2018

AirAsia Group has sold its remaining stake in AAE Travel, an online booking joint venture with Expedia.


Bali Airport Reopens After Ash Causes Closure

June 29, 2018

Bali airport reopened on Friday afternoon after an ash plume from the Mount Agung volcano had forced the cancellation of hundreds of flights earlier in the day.



Bali Volcano Eruption Causes Flight Cancellations

June 28, 2018

An eruption at Bali’s Mount Agung volcano caused the cancellation of several flights on Thursday as a column of ash and smoke reached over a km in height.


AirAsia To Sell Jet Leasing Business

March 1, 2018

Malaysian low cost airline AirAsia has agreed to sell its aircraft leasing business in a deal worth USD$1.2 billion.


Singapore Airport’s Terminal 4 To Open in October

September 6, 2017

Singapore Changi Airport’s newest terminal, Terminal 4, will start receiving commercial flights on October 31, after a series of successful trials.


AirAsia Profit Down On One-off Tax Slug

August 30, 2017

Low cost carrier AirAsia Group reported a 53 percent drop in second quarter net profit, mainly due to a deferred tax charge.


Airbus Books Strong Sales On Final Day In Paris

June 22, 2017

Airbus finished the Paris Air Show strongly with orders and commitments for 107 aircraft on the final trade day in Le Bourget.