Articles Tagged ‘AirAsia X’

AirAsia X adds second South Korean destination from Kuala Lumpur

AirAsia X adds second South Korean destination from Kuala Lumpur

AirAsia X commences four-weekly flights to Busan Airport in South Korea from its Kuala Lumpur Airport base.

AirAsia X inaugurates services from Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai

AirAsia X inaugurates services from Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai

AirAsia X launches six-weekly flights from Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai.

Australian domestic air traffic up 2.5% in first half of 2012; international traffic up 5.2%

Australian domestic air traffic up 2.5% in first half of 2012; international traffic up 5.2%

Qantas may be struggling but traffic has been growing steadily in the Australian market. International traffic is growing twice as quickly as domestic traffic but which airlines have started which new international routes since the beginning of the year?


AirAsia X moves China flights to Beijing Capital Airport

AirAsia X moves China flights to Beijing Capital Airport

AirAsia X now flies from Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Malaysia to Beijing in China.

AirAsia X makes Sydney fourth Australian destination

AirAsia X makes Sydney fourth Australian destination

AirAsia X adds Sydney to existing Kuala Lumpur services to Gold Coast, Melbourne and Perth.

US market underserved from Malaysia; MAS’ oneworld membership raises hopes for BA and Qantas

US market underserved from Malaysia; MAS’ oneworld membership raises hopes for BA and Qantas

Malaysia’s air transport market is facing changes with the partnership between the country’s two main airlines; Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia. How are the country’s regional airports attracting new services compared with Kuala Lumpur? And which are the main network gaps to fill? anna.aero spoke to Tan Sri Bashir Ahmad, Managing Director and CEO of Malaysia […]


AirAsia X leaves Europe and India; Sydney instead next destination

AirAsia X leaves Europe and India; Sydney instead next destination

AirAsia Group’s long haul low-cost airline is pulling out of its longest routes – to London and Paris in Europe – as well as the Indian market. But how has the London route fared compared with the airline’s new partner Malaysia Airlines? What developments have been seen in the Indian market? And what implications is […]

anna.aero brings top airline network planners to ACI Airport Exchange/Abu Dhabi

anna.aero brings top airline network planners to ACI Airport Exchange/Abu Dhabi

Presentations from Last week’s Network Planning Conference, jointly staged by anna.aero with ACI EUROPE and ACI Asia Pacific at Airport Exchange in Abu Dhabi, are now available and can be downloaded directly from here.

AirAsia X launches route to Osaka Kansai from Kuala Lumpur

AirAsia X launches route to Osaka Kansai from Kuala Lumpur

Air Asia X now flies to its second destination in Japan with the new route from Kuala Lumpur International Airport to Osaka Kansai.


How big can low cost long haul grow? AirAsia X to tell anna.aero/ACI Abu Dhabi network planning conference

How big can low cost long haul grow? AirAsia X to tell anna.aero/ACI Abu Dhabi network planning conference

Senthil Balan, Head of Route Planning & Regulatory Affairs, AirAsia X will explain just this in the keynote speech to anna.aero’s Network Planning Conference, which is being jointly staged with ACI EUROPE and ACI Asia-Pacific, and hosted by Abu Dhabi Airports Company, November 28-30 2011.

AirAsia X moves London service from Stansted to Gatwick; Osaka Kansai (second Japanese route) starting soon

AirAsia X moves London service from Stansted to Gatwick; Osaka Kansai (second Japanese route) starting soon

AirAsia X has switched its London flights from Stansted to Gatwick, but what reason has it given? How much has the London – KL market been stimulated by the arrival of the low-cost long-haul airline, and what milestone will AirAsia X be celebrating next week?

New Zealand celebrates Rugby World Cup success; tourism boosted by seven week event

New Zealand celebrates Rugby World Cup success; tourism boosted by seven week event

Eight months after the tragic earthquake in Christchurch, New Zealand is celebrating the Rugby World Cup victory on home soil by the All Blacks. But which countries have been most responsible for boosting inbound tourism? How have the country’s three main airports developed in recent years and which ‘new’ airport welcomed its first Air New […]