Articles Tagged ‘KUL’

Skyscanner reveals the value of time to air travellers is $8 per hour for long-haul passengers

Skyscanner reveals the value of time to air travellers is $8 per hour for long-haul passengers

We all know that time is money, but just how much is a long-haul passenger prepared to pay to save one hour of travel time? Those clever people at Skyscanner have analysed the top 100 long-haul routes, and they reckon it’s $8 per hour. They also reveal the potential for new non-stop routes.

Goa International now India’s tenth busiest airport; demand up almost 20% in last year; AirAsia drops KL

Goa International now India’s tenth busiest airport; demand up almost 20% in last year; AirAsia drops KL

A part of India that was under Portuguese rule for over 400 years (until 1961), Goa is a popular tourist destination. We reveal how quickly traffic has grown in the last decade and the airport’s leading airlines and routes.

VietJetAir ventures into Malaysia

VietJetAir ventures into Malaysia

VietJetAir now serves Kuala Lumpur from Ho Chi Minh City. Also starts two new domestic routes.


Malindo Air jets off to Johor Bahru

Malindo Air jets off to Johor Bahru

Malindo Air becomes third carrier to connect Kuala Lumpur’s main airport with Johor Bahru.

Melbourne Airport delivers recession proof passenger growth performance since 2006; China and Singapore capacity charges

Melbourne Airport delivers recession proof passenger growth performance since 2006; China and Singapore capacity charges

Open since 1912, Luna Park in Melbourne has been around longer than the city’s airport, which opened in Essendon in 1921, before moving to its current location in Tullamarine in 1970. anna.aero takes a look at Australia’s second biggest airport’s traffic development and network.

Shaheen Air International now serves Kuala Lumpur

Shaheen Air International now serves Kuala Lumpur

Shaheen Air International connects both Karachi and Lahore twice-weekly with Malaysian capital.


Vote for the best of 36 S16 Fire Truck Water Arches – get voting now

Vote for the best of 36 S16 Fire Truck Water Arches – get voting now

Splash the route launch cash! The world’s airport firefighters have been busy with their ceremonial hosing down of inaugural aircraft this week, to bring you our twice-yearly public vote for the Arch of Triumph. So while the hoses are drying in the station, get the crews voting to be the best of the best.

AirAsia shuttles off to Shantou

AirAsia shuttles off to Shantou

AirAsia connects Kuala Lumpur with Shantou, its eighth destination in China.

AirAsia X arrives in Auckland via Australia

AirAsia X arrives in Auckland via Australia

AirAsia X connects Kuala Lumpur with Auckland via Gold Coast with daily A330 flights.


Malindo Air premiers in Pakistan

Malindo Air premiers in Pakistan

Malindo Air connects Kuala Lumpur with Lahore competing with PIA.

Wellington Airport displays its monster-sized Arch of Triumph certificate for the world to see

Wellington Airport displays its monster-sized Arch of Triumph certificate for the world to see

The airport serving Middle Earth joins Christchurch to become only the second airport in New Zealand to have an Arch of Triumph certificate on its fire station walls. Find out which of this week’s three worldwide entries has racked up enough points to deliver the win for their airport.

Malindo Air heads for Hong Kong

Malindo Air heads for Hong Kong

Malindo Air becomes the fourth carrier to connect Kuala Lumpur and Hong Kong.