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AirAsia: Malaysian low-cost airline
AirAsia Berhad is a Malaysian low-cost airline headquartered near Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It is the largest airline in Malaysia by fleet size and destinations. AirAsia Group operates scheduled domestic and international flights to more than 165 destinations spanning 25 countries. Its main hub is klia2, the low-cost carrier terminal at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) in Sepang, Selangor, Malaysia. Its affiliate airlines Thai AirAsia, Indonesia AirAsia, Philippines AirAsia, AirAsia India and AirAsia Japan have hubs in Bangkok-Don Mueang, Jakarta-Soekarno–Hatta, Manila-Ninoy Aquino, Bengaluru-Kempegowda and Nagoya-Chübu Centair airports respectively, while its sister airline, AirAsia X, focuses on long-haul routes. AirAsia's registered office is in Petaling Jaya, Selangor while its head office is at Kuala Lumpur International Airport.


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AirAsia India aircraft aborts take off at Ranchi airport after encountering bird hit

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AirAsia India aircraft VT-HKG operating from Ranchi to Mumbai as flight i5-632 encountered a bird hit during scheduled departure at 11:50 hours on August 8.
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Local carriers suspend flights under MECQ

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Local carriers – Philippine Airlines (PAL), Cebu Pacific Air (CEB) and Air Asia, on Tuesday (August 4, 2020) canceled domestic flights to and from Manila for the next 14 days (August 4 to 18, 2020)..
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AirAsia sees green shoots, upbeat on recovery trajectory

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By Zairina Zainudin KUALA LUMPUR, July 26 – As the domestic travel and tourism industry slowly bounces back, the world’s best low-cost airline AirAsia says it is experiencing green shoots for a..
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Future of AirAsia in ‘significant doubt’

Asia's biggest budget carrier faces uncertainties due to the pandemic, auditor Ernst & Young has warned.
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AirAsia shares in biggest daily fall as auditor flags 'going concern' doubts

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Shares in Malaysia’s AirAsia Group Bhd tumbled more than 17% on Wednesday in their biggest daily fall after the auditor cast doubt on the budget carrier’s ability to continue as a going concern due..
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AirAsia's Jaipur-Hyderabad flight develops technical snag; lands safely

An AirAsia India Jaipur-Hyderabad flight with 70 passengers on board developed a technical snag during the flight, forcing the pilot to shut an engine before landing at Rajiv Gandhi International..
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Suspected corona patient in first row, pilot disembarks via cockpit

A suspected coronavirus patient sitting on the first row of a plane led to such scare that all passengers disembarked from the rear exit and the captain via the cockpit. This happened on an AirAsia..
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185 Indians from Kuala Lumpur sent to their native states in buses from Vizag airport

A total of 185 passengers who landed at Visakhapatnam airport from Kuala Lumpur by Air Asia flight on Wednesday evening were immediately taken to their home states and home towns by specially-arranged..
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Stranded Indians at Kuala Lumpur airport: Air Asia flights arranged, Jaishankar says

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AirAsia follows Vistara, grounds Kamra for 45 days

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AirAsia CEO Fernandes and chairman step aside as Airbus bribery allegations probed

AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes and Chairman Kamarudin Meranun will step aside for at least two months while the airline and authorities investigate allegations Airbus paid a bribe of $50 million to..
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AirAsia's Fernandes denies Airbus bribe involving his former F1 team

AirAsia Group Bhd's Tony Fernandes on Tuesday denied a now-defunct Formula 1 racing team formerly co-owned by him had any links to a bribery scandal involving the Malaysian airline's only plane..
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AirAsia shares plunge after Airbus bribery allegations

Shares of Malaysia's AirAsia Group and unit AirAsia X fell on Monday, after allegations by Britain's Serious Fraud Office that Airbus paid a bribe of $50 million to win plane orders from Asia's largest..
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Malaysia regulator to probe if AirAsia broke rules in Airbus deals

Malaysia's securities regulator said on Sunday it will examine whether AirAsia Group and unit AirAsia X broke securities laws, after UK prosecutors accused executives of receiving bribes from Airbus..
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Malaysia probes allegations that Airbus bribed AirAsia bosses

Malaysia's anti-graft agency is investigating allegations by Britain's Serious Fraud Office that Airbus paid a bribe of $50 million to win plane orders from Asia’s largest budget airline group,..
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Kolkata-Mumbai Air Asia flight turns back after passenger's bomb threat

AirAsia flight I5316 made a turn back for precautionary landing after a passenger reported carrying explosives and warned of dire consequences.
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Air Asia to give out masks on flights to Delhi

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Airfares soar on flights out of Srinagar after J&K govt issues advisory urging pilgrims to curtail their Amarnath Yatra

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AirAsia to convert 253 orders for Airbus A320neo planes to larger A321neo

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AirAsia eyes Australian expansion in Paris

Low-cost carrier AirAsia is setting its sights on more Australian flights, on the wings of a new fleet of long-haul planes unveiled at the Paris Air Show.
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Air Asia flight suffers snag, pilots send hijack alert by mistake

The pilot of an Air Asia domestic flight set the Indian security establishment rolling to follow the standard operating procedure for a hijacking after he mistakenly sent out an alert for hijack..
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