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AirAsia signs Expedia deal

AirAsia signs Expedia deal

30 March 2011 Press Release Airline News Travel Technology News

Low-cost carrier AirAsia and online travel giant Expedia have partnered to offer a complete range of flights, hotels, and holiday packages. This is one of the first partnerships of its kind globally between a low cost carrier (LCC) and an online travel agent (OTA).

AirAsia Incorporated seeks Clark hub in Philippines

AirAsia Incorporated seeks Clark hub in Philippines

25 March 2011 Airline News

AirAsia Incorporated, the Philippine-based affiliate of the AirAsia Group, has chosen Clark as its hub in the country. The airline, which announced its set up last December, will be basing its operations at Clark’s Diosdado Macapagal International Airport from the fourth quarter of 2011.

AirAsia eyes Thai and Indonesian IPOs

AirAsia eyes Thai and Indonesian IPOs

Malaysian budget carrier AirAsia is planning initial public offerings for its Indonesian and Thai operations to raise cash for expansion in both territories. Tony Fernandes, founder and chief executive, also said that the airline was close to receiving regulatory approval to start a third subsidiary in the Philippines.

AirAsia eyes foothold in prized Macao

AirAsia eyes foothold in prized Macao

13 April 2010 Tourism News

A prized air operating licence has been put up for tender in Macao, offering overseas carriers an opportunity to establish a foothold in the world’s largest gambling market. Front runners in the race include Malaysian low-cost carrier AirAsia.

Jetstar and AirAsia form world First Alliance

Jetstar and AirAsia form world First Alliance

6 January 2010 Press Release Airline News

In a world first for low cost airlines, Jetstar and AirAsia announced today they would form a new alliance that would reduce costs, pool expertise and ultimately result in cheaper fares for both carriers.

AirAsia celebrates inaugural flight

11 March 2009 Press Release Airline News

AirAsia today celebrates the inaugural London (Stansted) - Kuala Lumpur flight, making history by being the first low-cost, long haul service connecting the UK to Asia.