AirAsia X reports profit

SEPANG, 24 February 2017: AirAsia X reported its financial results for the fourth quarter and full financial year that ended 31 December 2016 confirming its first full-year profit since its IPO. The airline posted fourth quarter revenue of RM1.17 billion,...
DUBAI, 24 February 2017: Emirates will launch its brand new onboard lounge at ITB Berlin that will be introduced on the A380 this July. The multi-million dollar cabin interiors upgrade programme includes an enhanced onboard lounge for its flagship Airbus...
BANGKOK, 23 February 2017: Airports of Thailand has allocated a budget of THB220 billion to improve six airports under its management. National News Bureau of Thailand quoted AoT president Nitinai Sirismatthakarn, saying the AoT executive board had approved the mid-term airports...
BANGKOK, 22 February 2017: SpiceJet, an Indian low-cost carrier, will launch a direct flight between Delhi and Bangkok effective 15 April. According to the airline’s website, the Delhi-Bangkok route will be served by six weekly flights. Flights will increase to daily,...
SINGAPORE, 22 February 2017: Vietjet reported positive growth in 2016, with a revenue of USD1.21 billion and a profit of USD105 million. The airline achieved a load factor of 88.9%, transporting more than 14 million passengers in 2016. In 2016, Vietjet...
HONG KONG, 22 February 2017: HK Express recorded expansion and a healthy performance during 2016 as it builds traffic on  eight new routes in Asia including three in the Mekong Region – Nha Trang, Vietnam, Yangon in Myanmar and...
QUANG BINH, 21 February 2017: Jetstar Pacific Airlines will launch two new routes--Dong Hoi-Chiang Mai (Thailand) and Dong Hoi-Hai Phong. Local media reported the airline and Quang Binh provincial People’s Committee have recently agreed to work together to draw more...
BANGKOK, 21 February 2017: Thai Airways International’s labour union will urge Prime Minister, General Prayut Chan-o-cha, to ensure transparency and progress in the ongoing investigation into the bribery of former THAI executives by Rolls Royce UK. The union president, Damrong...
RAKHINE STATE, 20 February 2017: The Rakhine State government, in Myanmar, has invited private developers to accelerate construction of an airport at the ancient city of Mrauk U in northern region of the state. Irrawaddy media quoted the regional transport minister,...
PATTAYA, 17 February 2017: Thai AirAsia will launch flights from Pattaya (U-Tapao) to Phuket and Ubon Ratchathani starting 30 March. Speaking at a press briefing, Wednesday, the airline’s commercial director, Santisuk Klongchaiya, said the two new routes would strengthen the...