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AirAsia X orders 12 more Airbus A330neo and 30 A321XLR aircraft

AirAsia X orders 12 more Airbus A330neo and 30 A321XLR aircraft

AirAsia X - the long haul arm of the AirAsia Group - has today (30 August) finalised a firm order with Airbus for an additional 12 A330-900 and 30 A321XLR aircraft. The new contract increases the number of A330neo aircraft (pictured above) ordered by AirAsia X to 78, reaffirming the carrier’s ...

AirAsia Group reports profit fall in the second quarter

AirAsia Group reports profit fall in the second quarter

AirAsia Group Berhad has reported net profit fell by 85 per cent to MYR46.8 million (US$11 million) for the second quarter ending 30 June. The group said this was due to rising maintenance expenses on leases aircraft, recent sale-and-leasebacks of its fleet, foreign exchange and changes in accou...

AirAsia receives its first Airbus A330neo

AirAsia receives its first Airbus A330neo

AirAsia has taken delivery of its first A330neo aircraft, to be operated by its long-haul affiliate AirAsia X Thailand. The aircraft was delivered via lessor Avolon and is the first of two A330neos set to join the airline’s fleet by the end of the year. With its enhanced economics, the A330...

Lombok to be next new hub for AirAsia

Lombok to be next new hub for AirAsia

The Indonesian island of Lombok is set to be the next new hub of AirAsia after the airline revealed plans to start routes this year from the West Nusa Tenggara province. AirAsia’s Indonesian-affiliate expects it will base two Airbus A320 aircraft in Lombok, with plans to double existing frequen...

AirAsia X Berhad appoints new Group CEO

AirAsia X Berhad appoints new Group CEO

Asian long-haul budget carrier AirAsia X Berhad has appointed AirAsia X Thailand chief executive officer (CEO) Nadda Buranasiri (pictured below) as the new AirAsia X Group CEO, effective immediately. The airline also announced the re-designations of Co-Group CEO, Datuk Kamarudin Meranun and Co-Gr...

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