'Plummeting at 11 metres a second': Report reveals details of Air Asia Perth to Bali flight

An AirAsia Perth to Bali flight that suddenly lost cabin pressure and plummeted 20,000 feet - terrifying passengers - was dropping at a rate of 11 …


Introducing the biggest low-cost airline you've never flown with

It has been a month to forget for IndiGo, India’s biggest airline. It faced criticism on Twitter from one of India’s biggest sporting stars (badminton maestro P. V. Sindhu), a video showing employees manhandling a passenger went viral, prompting liberal use of the hashtag #boycottIndiGo on Twitter, …


Kolkata to Bali Flight tickets, CCU to DPS Flights

Kolkata to Bali Flight tickets (CCU to DPS)<p>The distance between <b>Kolkata to Bali flight</b> route is about 7,409.7 km. You can book flight tickets to Bali …

Air Travel

AirAsia ups the ante with FAST in Singapore - The Nation

The company will use data from its operations at Changi T4, which boasts the Fast and Seamless Travel (FAST) system, as an ongoing case study on how …


The best low-cost airline in the world is taking on Amazon and international banking

• <b>AirAsia is the best low-cost airline in the world.</b>• <b><br>CEO Tony Fernandes wants to shift the airline's business towards e-commerce.</b>• <b><br>AirAsia has also launched a payments platform called BigPay.</b>• <b><br>Fernandes believes the first class cabin is going away within five years.</b><p>Sixteen years ago, Tony Fernandes, with …


The Japanese LCCs: Air Asia Japan - Wandering Aramean

Air Asia Japan is back! After dumping its Vanilla Air effort and taking a short break the Asian LCC behemoth reestablished operations in Japan under …


In a first, domestic air passenger traffic breaches 10-million mark in October

<b>Mumbai:</b> For the first time, air travel volume breached the 10-million mark in October clipping at a healthy 20.52 percent over the same period a year …


How to Travel Around Asia on the Cheap

Step one: Get to Kuala Lumpur.

Air Travel

AirAsia boss says nationalism is Southeast Asia's 'challenge'

Nationalism is the biggest challenge to the growth of regional companies in Southeast Asia, AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandes said Tuesday.


AirAsia sees IPOs of Indonesia, Philippines units by 2018

KUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia group CEO Tan Sri Tony Fernandes says the initial share sale plans of the Indonesia and Philippines units are proceeding well.


Leicester City owners sued over accusations of owing £323m to the Thai government

Criminal proceedings could be launched against the owners of Leicester City after they were accused of failing to pay £323 million to the Thai government.<p>The Central Criminal Court for Corruption and Misconduct Cases in Bangkok was on Monday considering a 14 billion baht lawsuit brought against …


Sale: AirAsia is offering airfares from Rs99!

Booking starts tonight at 9.30pm<p>Earlier today, the Malaysian budget carrier AirAsia announced a discount sale that’s almost too good to be true. A …


AirAsia Crew Accused Of Sexual Harassment, Molestation In Bathroom

A woman has accused three members of an AirAsia flight of sexual harassment days after the airline filed a complaint against the woman for verbally …


'They touched me inappropriately', woman alleges Air Asia staff of mid-air sexual harassment

Days after Indigo misbehaviour incident, a woman has alleged that three male Air Asia staffers molested her in Bengaluru airport.<p>The 28-year-old, who …


Arrive as early as 4 hours before departure to avoid congestion, says AirAsia

KUALA LUMPUR: Passengers flying with AirAsia and AirAsia X during the school holiday period are advised to be at the airport at least three hours …


Inmarsat aircraft Wi-Fi lift off set to fill coffers

Pre-tax profit dipped a few percentage points, thoughBrit satellite biz Inmarsat has doubled its statutory profits and grown its revenues, thanks …


INR 4000 launch fares on AirAsia X between Jaipur - Kuala Lumpur

AirAsia X has just announced the launch of a new route between Jaipur and Kuala Lumpur with effect from February 2018. AirAsia X is the long-haul …


The Japanese LCCs: Building an Adventure - Wandering Aramean

With a one-way ticket to Tokyo for the Delta A350 inaugural the options for further exploration were open-ended. Other than the part where I only had …


Tony Fernandes admits QPR mistakes since taking over ‘angry club’ but says future is bright

Tony Fernandes has only just found peace after six turbulent years in charge of Queens Park Rangers but his grand ambitions for the club are …

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Ultimate Fighting Championship-Mobile

NEW YORK – UFC®, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization, today announced a new multi-territory partnership with AirAsia, Asia’s leading …


UFC Announces New Integrated Partnership with AirAsia

NEW YORK – UFC®, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization, today announced a new multi-territory partnership with AirAsia, Asia’s leading …


AirAsia issuing at least $500,000 in refunds after kids' tax glitch

Budget airline AirAsia is issuing at least half a million dollars in refunds, having wrongly charged a departure tax for child passengers on some …

Business (Australia)

Tony Fernandes: 'I know I've made mistakes but I feel like QPR are finally getting there'

In six years as a football club chairman, one conversation sticks uppermost in Tony Fernandes’s mind. It was the one he had when he rang to discuss the possibility of Ian Holloway becoming his new manager at Queen’s Park Rangers. What was so remarkable was not so much what Holloway said as what he …


Book now: Return fares to Australia starting from Rs29,000

Valid for travel till November next year<p>To mark Tourism Australia’s 50th anniversary, they are launching the Great Australian Airfare Sale 3.0, …


AirAsia Cabin Crew Had A ‘Moaning’ Contest, Throws Passengers Off The Deep End

[Click here to view the video in this article] <br>AirAsia decided to hold a ‘moaning’ competition on board a flight.<br>A video, filmed back in January, of …



A COUPLE on their way to a holiday in Bali thought they were about to meet their Maker when the plane they were on fell more than 6km towards the …

News (South Africa)

AirAsia X celebrates a decade of long-haul service at Gold Coast

Low-cost carrier AirAsia X celebrated its 10th anniversary on Thursday at its maiden destination - Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.<p>Since its first …


AirAsia X celebrates first decade with over 30 million guests

KUALA LUMPUR: Over 30 million AirAsia X guests have flown to over 25 destinations in different regions including the United States since the …


Man Proposes to Girlfriend As Plane Drops 24,000 Feet From the Sky

<i>This article originally appeared on Travel + Leisure</i><p>There’s nothing like the fear of imminent death to spark a romantic mood. Just ask Chris Jeanes, …


A lawyer proposed to his girlfriend mid-air when their AirAsia plane out of Perth plunged 8,000m in 9 minutes

British lawyer Chris Jeanes proposed to his Australian girlfriend mid-air when their Bali-bound AirAsia aircraft plunged 8000 metres in just nine …