AirAsia is a Malaysian low-cost airline headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, which operates many flights to 22 countries and 100 destinations. These destinations include Abu Dhabi, Adelaide, Alor Setar, Bacolod, Balikpapan, Banda Aceh, Bandar Seri Begawan, Bandung, Bangalore, Bangkok, Beijing, Batam, Bintulu, Busan, Cebu, Chengdu, Chennai, Chiang Mai, Taipei, Pattaya, Colombo, Ho Chi Minh City, Johor Bahru, Colombo, Kathmandu, Penang and many others. AirAsia has lots of affiliate airlines Thai AirAsia, Indonesia AirAsia, Philippines AirAsia and AirAsia India.
Within the AirAsia family includes subsidary airlines:
AirAsia has been awarded Skytrax's 'World's Best Low-Cost Airline' for 7 years running and is committed to low fares, low cost carrier model including cost-saving innovations and self automation.
AirAsia entitles its passengers to one piece of cabin baggage and one laptop or handbag on-board. Checked baggage can be pre-booked online and must not exceed 81 cm x 119 cm x 119cm and 32 kg in weight. AirAsia offers four types of fares, each with has different conditions or baggage. These fares are low fare, value Pack, Premium Flex and Premium Flatbed. Premium Flatbed allows customers to enjoy a full flat bed with a universal pocket socket, personalised reading light and foldaway table.
AirAsia offers AirAsia Asean Pass, a travel pass that allows passengers to book base fares at least 14 days or more before departure date. AirAsia offers AirAsia BIG, a frequent flyer program to reward regular travellers with the airline. As a BIG SHOT, you get to earn BIG Points with every flight booking and in return, redeem more flights with those points.
In April 2017, AirAsia announced that it has incorporated a wholly-owned subsidiary company to acquire and manage a Bombardier Global Express executive jet. e conglomerate said AirAsia Corporate Charter (Kuala Lumpur Subang) had acquired 9M-CJG (msn 9013) from Caterham Jet (Kuala Lumpur Subang) with the aim of becoming a full-fledged charter and private unscheduled business jet operator. In May 2017, AirAsia announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding to establisha a low-cost carrier in China as a joint venture with China Everbright Group and the Henan Working Group. AirAsia China will be based in Zhengzhou, the capital of Henan province, where the new low-cost carrier also plans to build a dedicated low-cost carrier terminal, an aviation training academy and a MRO facility. AirAsia already operates joint ventures in India, Indonesia, the Philippines and Thailand and is about to relaunch its activities in Japan. It also has recently announced plans for a JV in Vietnam. AirAsia Group already serves 15 destinations in China, but does not yet operate from/to Zhengzhou, where China Southern Airlines (CZ, Guangzhou) is the dominant carrier today controlling approximately 23% of weekly capacity.
22nd May 2017
AirAsia announces direct services to Guangzhou, China and Jakarta, Indonesia from Melaka International Airport at Batu Berendam. Dates not yet finalised
The state government welcomed the initiative and was confident that with the new flights, Melaka would be able to attract more international tourists, including those from China and Indonesia, while boosting the state economy.
15th May 2017
AirAsia have announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding to establish a low-cost carrier in China as a joint venture.
AirAsia China will be based in Zhengzhou, the capital of Henan province, where the new low-cost carrier also plans to build a dedicated low-cost carrier terminal, an aviation training academy and a MRO facility.
AirAsia Group CEO said, “We chose Zhengzhou as our base due to its strategic location and importance as a logistics hub. As China’s gateway to Europe, Zhengzhou sits at the centre of a vast rail, highway and air transport network that forms the linchpin of China’s development plans for its central and western regions. With President Xi Jinping’s vision for One Belt, One Road, Zhengzhou is set to become even more important, not least as the heart of low-cost air travel in North Asia."
AirAsia already operates joint ventures in India, Indonesia, the Philippines and Thailand and is about to relaunch its activities in Japan. It also has recently announced plans for a JV in Vietnam.
AirAsia Group already serves 15 destinations in China, but does not yet operate from/to Zhengzhou, where China Southern Airlines is the dominant carrier controlling approximately 23% of weekly capacity.
3rd April 2017
AirAsia plans to partnership with a Vietnamese carrier as cheap fares and rising incomes fuel a travel surge in the South East Asian nation
The fifth-biggest market in the region has seen domestic traffic double since 2013, and the middle-class will comprise close to a quarter of its population by 2010, AirAsia said. The airline’s shares have gained 37% this year.
21st Febuary 2017
AirAsia announded to introduce several new Summer 2017 domestic routes. Planned new routes as follow:
Johor Bahru – Kuala Terengganu 3 weekly
Johor Bahru – Langkawi 4 weekly
Johor Bahru – Tawau 4 weekly
Cebu – Caticlan 1 daily
Cebu – Davao 2 daily (Service resumption since October 2015)
Cebu – Puerto Princesa 1 daily
Clark – Davao 4 weekly
Clark – Kalibo 3 weekly
Davao – Caticlan 1 daily
Davao – Puerto Princesa 3 weekly
Manila – Caticlan 15MAR17 2 daily
Utapao – Phuket 1 daily
Utapao – Ubon Ratchathani 1 daily
|Each checked baggage must not exceed:
81cm (H) x 119cm (W) x 119 cm (D) and
32kg in weight.
Checked baggage allowance available for pre-book onlineDomestic flights – 15kg/ 20kg/ 25kg/ 30kg/ 40kg
International flights – 20kg/ 25kg/ 30kg/ 40kg
Flights to/from the United States - 1 piece (20kg), 2 pieces (20kg each)
Note: Checked baggage allowance can only be shared with guests in the same booking number. Each single item has to weigh less than 32kg (20kg for flights to/from the United States) and is subject to occupational health and safety requirements.
Johor Bahru Ho Chi Minh City
Kuala Lumpur Kathmandu
Kuala Lumpur Taipei
Pattaya Kuala Lumpur
Kuala Lumpur Colombo
Kuala Lumpur International Airport
Kuala Lumpur International Airport is Malaysia's main international airport and is one of the busiest airport in South East Asia. It is the hub airport for Malaysia Airlines, AirAsia, AirAsia X and Malindo Air. Other airlines which fly to and from Kuala Lumpur International Airport include Air Astana, Air China, Air France, Air Maurtitius, AirAsia, Cathay Pacific, Korean Air, Kuwait Airways, Lion air, Lufthansa and many others.
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