Articles Tagged ‘AirAsia X’

AirAsia X put Europe routes off agenda with A330neo order; drops 10 of 29 routes since 2007 launch

AirAsia X put Europe routes off agenda with A330neo order; drops 10 of 29 routes since 2007 launch

Malaysia’s long-haul, low-cost pioneer has yet to be consistently profitable, and its network churn is surprisingly high. We reveal in which years the airline launched (and dropped) most routes, and what competition it faces. Plus a look at the airline’s key operating and financial statistics since 2010.

Record June for Airbus and Boeing; Air New Zealand receives #1 787-9

Record June for Airbus and Boeing; Air New Zealand receives #1 787-9

Airbus and Boeing recorded strongest June since anna.aero started tracking aircraft deliveries in 2008, with the American producer handing over 71 airframes, 16 more than its European counterpart. Airbus will have to add some power if it wants to catch up with Boeing, which leads the 2014 delivery race by 39 units.

AirAsia X makes Xi’an its fifth Chinese destination

AirAsia X makes Xi’an its fifth Chinese destination

AirAsia X now serves Xi’an from Kuala Lumpur with four weekly flights using A330-300s.


Australia’s international traffic growing at 7%; Qantas share now down at 16% as AirAsia X grows fast among leading carriers

Australia’s international traffic growing at 7%; Qantas share now down at 16% as AirAsia X grows fast among leading carriers

The Australian air travel market continues to report solid if unspectacular growth, with the international market growing over three times as fast as the domestic market. We track the growth rates in recent months and look at which airports are growing their international demand most rapidly. Plus a round-up of recent new international services.

Helvetic Airways’ pre-launch party; Brisbane Airport shows-off Route certificate; take-off for Bristol Airport’s charity event; Jetairfly’s 10th birthday at Brussels Charleroi; more news from Nagoya Chubu and San Jose Airports

Helvetic Airways’ pre-launch party; Brisbane Airport shows-off Route certificate; take-off for Bristol Airport’s charity event; Jetairfly’s 10th birthday at Brussels Charleroi; more news from Nagoya Chubu and San Jose Airports

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Brisbane Airport shows-off its Route of the Week certificate, while Brussels Charleroi Airport celebrates Jetairfly’s 10th birthday. In addition, Bordeaux and Zurich Airports pre-celebrate Helvetic Airways’ new service starting from 8 May. We also have news from Bristol Airport’s runway charity run, Nagoya Chubu Airport’s water arch salute for AirAsia […]

AirAsia X adds third Japanese route from KL

AirAsia X adds third Japanese route from KL

AirAsia X now offers four weekly A330-300 flights between Kuala Lumpur and Nagoya in Japan.


Record January for Airbus, Boeing; 76% of deliveries are single-aisles

Record January for Airbus, Boeing; 76% of deliveries are single-aisles

Following a busy December, both Airbus and Boeing delivered significantly fewer aircraft in the first month of the year. However, January 2014 goes down in history as the busiest beginning to a year since anna.aero started monitoring aircraft deliveries in 2008.

Flights up 15% and ASKs up 5.9% between Asia and Australasia; Singapore – Australia #1 country pair

Flights up 15% and ASKs up 5.9% between Asia and Australasia; Singapore – Australia #1 country pair

The relationship between Asia and Australasia has grown considerably over the years as both regions are actively engaged economically and culturally. As air services have become extremely significant for the development of both regions, resulting in flights increasing by 15% and ASKs up 5.9%, anna.aero takes a closer look at the trends between the two […]

Maldives welcome new services from AirAsia X, Cathay Pacific Airways, flydubai, Korean Air and Tigerair Singapore in the last 12 months

Maldives welcome new services from AirAsia X, Cathay Pacific Airways, flydubai, Korean Air and Tigerair Singapore in the last 12 months

Located just 600 kilometres south-west off the tip of India, the Maldives are a popular destination for global holidaymakers. We look at how Malé Airport, the main international gateway, has blossomed in the last 12 months after the government re-took control of the airport’s management and operations.


The latest industry news from Asturias, Austin, Boise, Knock, Kuala Lumpur, Larnaca, London City, Milan Bergamo, Oslo Torp and more

The latest industry news from Asturias, Austin, Boise, Knock, Kuala Lumpur, Larnaca, London City, Milan Bergamo, Oslo Torp and more

Live music, yummy cakes, water arches and even… sizzling sausages make it into this week’s Network Planning Community News.

AirAsia X makes Adelaide its 18th destination this winter

AirAsia X makes Adelaide its 18th destination this winter

AirAsia X makes Adelaide its fifth Australian destination with the launch of four weekly flights, taking on Malaysia Airlines.

AirAsia X adds Colombo and Male to route network

AirAsia X adds Colombo and Male to route network

AirAsia X has added Sri Lanka and the Maldives to its growing list of countries served using the airline’s A330s.