Category Archives: AirAsia X (Malaysia)

AirAsia X signs a MOU for 50 Airbus A330-900neo aircraft

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AirAsia X ( (Kuala Lumpur) has signed a Memorandum of Understand (MOU) with Airbus for 50 A330-900neo aircraft. The agreement sees the airline become a launch customer for the latest version of the best-selling widebody. AirAsia X will also be one of the first operators of the aircraft, with deliveries to the carrier scheduled to begin in 2018.

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AirAsia X orders 25 Airbus A330-300s

AirAsia X (Kuala Lumpur) has announced an order for 25 Airbus A330-300 aircraft and obtained options on 10 additional aircraft according to Reuters.

Copyright Photo: Pepscl/ Airbus A330-343X 9M-XXD (msn 1066) is pictured in action at Paris (Orly).

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Virgin Atlantic to sell its 10% share in AirAsia X

Virgin Atlantic Airways (London) is expected to sell its 10 percent share of AirAsia X (Kuala Lumpur) to existing stockholders for $21 million.

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AirAsia X is coming to Sydney

AirAsia X ( (Kuala Lumpur) will add Sydney and the Kuala Lumpur route on April 1 according to Airline Route.

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AirAsia X to stop flying to India and Europe

AirAsia X ( (Kuala Lumpur) has announced it will suspend scheduled low-fare flights to Mumbai, India from January, while the services to New Delhi, London and Paris will all cease at the end of March due to high taxes and high fuel costs.

The long-range subsidiary of AirAsia will concentrate on serving Asia and Australia. AirAsia will continue to serve India with Airbus A320s.

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AirAsia X prepares to drop four destinations

AirAsia X (Kuala Lumpur) has informed the Ministry of Transport on its intention to drop all services to Paris, London, Mumbai and Delhi in February according to this article by Business Times.

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AirAsia’s first quarter net profit declines 23% to $56 million

AirAsia Bhd’s (AirAsia Group) (Kuala Lumpur) net profit declined 23% to $56 million for the first quarter ending on March 31.

AirAsia’s Short-Haul Routes from Kuala Lumpur:

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