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Articles Tagged ‘AirAsia’

Nagoya-Kuala Lumpur is "Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week" with 130,000 annual searches; AirAsia X's fourth Japanese route?

Nagoya-Kuala Lumpur is “Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week” with 130,000 annual searches; AirAsia X’s fourth Japanese route?

Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software has shows that in the last year nearly 130,000 potential travellers searched on the leading flight comparison site for flights between Nagoya and Kuala Lumpur ‒ but the route is unserved!? What is more bizarre is the fact that all the main players – All Nippon Airways, Japan Airlines and AirAsia X – could […]

AirAsia X grows passenger numbers by 30% in 2016; now serves 11 countries from Kuala Lumpur base with 22 aircraft; US access granted

AirAsia X grows passenger numbers by 30% in 2016; now serves 11 countries from Kuala Lumpur base with 22 aircraft; US access granted

AirAsia X has been a pioneer in the low-cost long-haul (LCLH) market and celebrates its 10th anniversary in November. We look at the airline’s recent rapid growth, fleet plans and biggest country markets, as well as taking a closer look at all the routes that have failed to deliver.

AirAsia adds fourth international route from Johor Bahru

AirAsia adds fourth international route from Johor Bahru

AirAsia links Johor Bahru and Jakarta with three times weekly A320 flights.


Siem Reap is Cambodia's busiest airport (just); Cambodia Angkor Air is still #1 airline (just)

Siem Reap is Cambodia’s busiest airport (just); Cambodia Angkor Air is still #1 airline (just)

Although it is not the capital city, Siem Reap is the busiest airport in Cambodia – for the time being at least – serving as the gateway to the Angkor ruins – the country’s major tourism hot-spot. We take a look at the airport’s biggest airlines (and how they are growing) and its most important […]

Akron-Canton Airport celebrates its Fire Truck Water Arch victory

Akron-Canton Airport celebrates its Fire Truck Water Arch victory

Akron-Canton delivered North America’s third win of 2016, joining the likes of Denver and Kelowna with weekly wins in the Arch of Triumph battle. With 50% of this week’s six entries, North America may just provide back-to-back wins.

AirAsia starts second KL route to Laos

AirAsia starts second KL route to Laos

AirAsia starts four times weekly service from Kuala Lumpur to Luang Prabang.


Boeing and Airbus pass 1,000 deliveries for 2016; Jet2.com welcomes first brand-new 737-800 while China Airlines receives first A350

Boeing and Airbus pass 1,000 deliveries for 2016; Jet2.com welcomes first brand-new 737-800 while China Airlines receives first A350

In the ninth month of 2016 Airbus and Boeing passed the milestone of 1,000 unit deliveries, with a total of 1,025 aircraft having been delivered by both companies between January and September. Overall Boeing handed over 10 more aircraft than its European counterpart last month. However Airbus is catching up in regards to narrow-body units.

Lisbon Airport welcomes home the champions of Europe while Melbourne celebrates Cake of the Week title

Lisbon Airport welcomes home the champions of Europe while Melbourne celebrates Cake of the Week title

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Ryanair announces it will serve two Eastern European capitals from Leeds Bradford, while Blue Air picks up a special award from Hermes. More news also from Vilnius, Aarhus and Batumi airports plus the 2016 Skytrax World Airline Awards.

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.


AirAsia starts first Chinese route from Johor Bahru

AirAsia starts first Chinese route from Johor Bahru

AirAsia now connects Johor Bahru with Guangzhou in China on a daily basis.

AirAsia shuttles off to Shantou

AirAsia shuttles off to Shantou

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

Kaohsiung Airport passes 6 million passenger milestone in 2015; welcomed three new airlines - AirAsia, Scoot and Tigerair Taiwan

Kaohsiung Airport passes 6 million passenger milestone in 2015; welcomed three new airlines – AirAsia, Scoot and Tigerair Taiwan

Taiwan’s second biggest airport has seen passenger growth of almost 50% in the last four years. We look at traffic trends over the last decade, the leading airlines and routes, and what new services were launched in 2015.