One Click and Chill: AirAsia’s Inflight Wifi Just Got Faster

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One Click and Chill: AirAsia’s Inflight Wifi Just Got Faster

AirAsia is upgrading its award-winning AirAsia WiFi service, powered by ROKKI, to provide high-speed inflight connectivity to guests.

AirAsia’s BIG Sale is Here with 5 Million Promo Seats

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AirAsia’s BIG Sale is Here with 5 Million Promo Seats

For a limited time only, AirAsia is taking its ‘free seats sale’ to new heights, launching a bigger and better BIG Sale of 5 million promotional seats.

AirAsia wins Airline Treasury Team of the Year at Airfinance awards

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AirAsia wins Airline Treasury Team of the Year at Airfinance awards

AirAsia has won Airline Treasury Team of the Year at the Airfinance Journal (AFJ) Global Awards 2018, recognises the airline treasury team.

AirAsia’s Singapore-Ipoh service takes off

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AirAsia’s Singapore-Ipoh service takes off

AirAsia’s service from Singapore to Ipoh took off today, strengthening connectivity to the Bougainvillea City. The flight departed Singapore Changi Airport Terminal 4 at 11:40am and arrived at Sultan Azlan Shah Airport in Ipoh at 1.00pm.

Ground Team Red unveils Malaysia’s first digital airport control centre

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Ground Team Red unveils Malaysia’s first digital airport control centre

Ground Team Red Sdn Bhd (GTR) today unveiled its control centre for ground handling services in Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (klia2), the first of its kind in Malaysia.

AirAsia Celebrates Maiden Flight from Kota Kinabalu to Macao

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AirAsia Celebrates Maiden Flight from Kota Kinabalu to Macao

AirAsia today celebrated its maiden flight from Kota Kinabalu to Macao, becoming the only airline to connect the capital of Malaysia’s Sabah state to the “World Centre of Tourism and Leisure”.

AirAsia Launches Ipoh-Singapore, its First International Route From the Bougainvillea City

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AirAsia Launches Ipoh-Singapore, its First International Route From the Bougainvillea City

AirAsia is launching Ipoh-Singapore, its first international route from the Bougainvillea City starting 2 December 2018. The four times weekly direct flights from Ipoh to Singapore marks AirAsia Malaysia’s second route from the capital of the Silver State after it launched the Ipoh-Johor Bahru route on 1 October 2018.

AirAsia Touches Down at Silangit Airport, Indonesia

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AirAsia Touches Down at Silangit Airport, Indonesia

AirAsia’s inaugural flight from Kuala Lumpur to Silangit – Lake Toba touched down at Silangit International Airport yesterday, marking the airline’s footprint to a new destination in Asean.

AirAsia expands its presence into China

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AirAsia expands its presence into China

AirAsia will further its expansion into China with the announcement of an exclusive direct service between Kuala Lumpur and Tianjin, connecting the coastal city in China of more than 15 million people with Southeast Asia and beyond from 2 December 2018.

AirAsia Strengthens Kota Kinabalu Hub with New Direct Route to Macao

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AirAsia Strengthens Kota Kinabalu Hub with New Direct Route to Macao

SEPANG, 14 August 2018 – AirAsia further strengthens Kota Kinabalu hub with the launch of new direct route to Macao, China. The four weekly flights will commence on 2 November 2018. Best known globally as ‘The Vegas of Asia’, Macao is a vibrant city offering 25 world historical heritages. The city blends Portuguese culture with traditional Chinese traits, making it a unique destination to visit. Spencer Lee, AirAsia Malaysia Head of Commercial said, “Kota Kinabalu is one of our largest hubs after Kuala Lumpur and we are committed to grow it further by expanding our network to more local and international cities. We recently launched direct flight from Kota Kinabalu to Bangkok, and we are delighted to connect Sabahan to Macao and […]

Enjoy Members-Only Travel Perks On AirAsia Website And App

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Enjoy Members-Only Travel Perks On AirAsia Website And App

AirAsia BIG members will enjoy more perks, including instant discounts, when they book flights directly on airasia.com or via the AirAsia app.

AirAsia Brings The World Closer to Lake Toba

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AirAsia Brings The World Closer to Lake Toba

AirAsia is expanding its Asean footprint with four weekly flights from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA2) to Silangit Airport in Tapanuli, North Sumatra, Indonesia, beginning 28 October 2018.

AirAsia to Transition its Melbourne Services to Avalon Airport

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AirAsia to Transition its Melbourne Services to Avalon Airport

SEPANG, 10 July 2018 – AirAsia today confirmed it will transition its twice daily Melbourne (Australia) services from Tullamarine Airport to Avalon Airport from 5 December this year, at the same time launching the first ever services from Victoria’s second international airport. Operated by AirAsia’s long-haul affiliate, AirAsia X, the double daily return services departing Kuala Lumpur’s klia2 (mid morning and evening) will deliver guests from Malaysia and Asean closer to one of Australia’s top tourism drawcards, the Great Ocean Road, while continuing to provide convenient and affordable access to downtown Melbourne. AirAsia X CEO Benyamin Ismail made the announcement at Tune Hotel klia2 yesterday, in the presence of numerous tourism, airport and industry officials including Councillor Bruce Harwood, Mayor for the […]

AirAsia Expands Free Inflight Internet on ROKKI Flight

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AirAsia Expands Free Inflight Internet on ROKKI Flight

  ​ ​SEPANG, 21 February 2018 – AirAsia BIG Members will be able to enjoy free Internet on ROKKI flights from today. All BIG Members will be given a 2MB Chats Plan for access to WhatsApp, WeChat, LINE, KakaoTalk and Viber application every  time they fly on a ROKKI-enabled flight. BIG Members only need to connect to ROKKI Wi-Fi during the flight and log in to the ROKKI portal (rokki.com) using their AirAsia BIG login details to automatically redeem the plan. ROKKI CEO, Lalitha Sivanaser said, “Connectivity is integral to our lives, and this is something ROKKI understands implicitly. We hope that this free inflight Internet will help guests stay in touch with their friends and family and get the latest updates no matter […]

Air Asia 20% Discount Campaign Returns!

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Air Asia 20% Discount Campaign Returns!

SEPANG, 6 February 2017 – AirAsia is offering a 20% discount on all seats on all flights for immediate travel through to July. Book from 6-12 February 2017 for travel between 7 February 2017 and 31 July 2017 for low fares to all destinations such as Kuala Lumpur to Shantou, Luang Prabang, Pattaya, Perth, Busan; or Penang to Johor, Medan; Johor to Jakarta, Guangzhou and many more. The discount applies to all bookings made through airasia.com, the AirAsia mobile app and AirAsiaGo. AirAsia BIG Members can also take advantage of the sale by redeeming flights using their AirAsia BIG Points. AirAsia Group Chief Commercial Officer Siegtraund Teh said, “All Seats, All Flights is our most extensive promotional campaign. A straight 20% off fares across both […]

AirAsia Introduces Two New Routes to Indonesia

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AirAsia Introduces Two New Routes to Indonesia

SEPANG, 4 November 2016 – AirAsia continues to grow its Johor Bahru hub by introducing another new route connecting the southern state of Malaysia directly to Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia with three times weekly flights which will commence operations on 10 January 2017. Apart from that, AirAsia will also be recommencing flights from Kuala Lumpur to Solo, beginning 17 January 2017. Now everyone can connect directly from Johor Bahru to Jakarta with promotional fares from as low as RM99* one way, while the Kuala Lumpur to Solo flights are from as low as RM149* one  way. These fares can be booked online at www.airasia.com from now until 13 November 2016 and travel from the commencement date of the respective flights up […]

Visit ASEAN@50 Campaign Reveals Strategic Partners

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Visit ASEAN@50 Campaign Reveals Strategic Partners

20 October 2016 – The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) announced Air Asia, Mastercard, TTG Travel Trade Publishing (TTG), ASEANTA, GOASEAN and the ASEAN Centres in China, Japan and Korea as strategic partners for the VISIT ASEAN@50 Golden Celebration 2017 campaign. The objective of VISIT ASEAN@50 is to celebrate the 50th anniversary of ASEAN, raise awareness of Southeast Asia as a single yet diverse destination, and increase tourist arrivals to the region from 109 million in 2015 to 121 million by end of 2017. The partners will boost the VISIT ASEAN@50 campaign by implementing a range of promotions, raising awareness through ASEAN and Southeast Asia brand building, and driving travel bookings, especially for trips to more than one Southeast Asia destination. […]

AirAsia clinched Low Cost Carrier of the Year titles at the Payload Awards Asia 2016

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AirAsia clinched Low Cost Carrier of the Year titles at the Payload Awards Asia 2016

SEPANG, 6 OCTOBER 2016 – AirAsia Cargo was named ‘Low Cost Carrier of the Year’ for both ‘Industry Choice’ and ‘Customer Choice’ categories of the Payload Awards Asia 2016 held at Hong Kong recently, rendering it the most popular airline cargo in the region recognised for its service excellence. The Cargo division of the World’s Best Low Cost Airline emerged as the winner for the dual-track awards programme of Customer Choice Awards and Industry Choice Awards through an independently audited voting process that represents the views and decisions of customers, business partners and Payload Asia readers; while also selected by an international panel of industry-wide experts who analyse and score the nominations received. Captain Chin Nyok San, AirAsia Group Head of Cargo […]

AirAsia brings festive cheer to children of Yayasan Seribu Harapan Malaysia with early Deepavali celebration

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AirAsia brings festive cheer to children of Yayasan Seribu Harapan Malaysia with early Deepavali celebration

KLANG, 8 OCT 2016 – AirAsia brought cheer to the children of Yayasan Seribu Harapan Malaysia homes today with the distribution of the airline’s latest Deepavali in-flight meal, Ashok’s Butter Masala Chicken Biryani and Murukku, as well as pre-celebrating the upcoming Festival of Lights. The new dish, Ashok’s Butter Masala Chicken Biryani is made with well-marinated and tender grilled chicken, mixed with a unique blend of spices along with fresh sweet tomatoes and butter; served with fluffy Pulao Biryani and creamy vegetable curry. Aireen Omar, CEO of AirAsia Berhad said, “We are very happy to spend a meaningful yet fun-filled morning with these children, celebrating Deepavali in advance with all of them by bringing our festive in-flight meals to them. We hope […]

Book AirAsia Flights Via LINE App

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Book AirAsia Flights Via LINE App

SEPANG, 12 October 2016 – AirAsia guests in Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia can now book and manage their flights directly within the LINE app as part of the LINE Special Deals Program with AirAsia. Guests in those three countries who link their AirAsia BIG member accounts to their LINE accounts will be able to access end-to-end booking and Manage My Booking functions identical to those on airasia.com and the AirAsia mobile app. AirAsia BIG members who link their accounts will also receive exclusive deals as well as 100 AirAsia BIG Points, subject to availability and on a first-come-first-served basis. Malaysian and Indonesian AirAsia BIG members will have access to the same payment options as the website and mobile app, while Thai members will make use […]

AirAsia X Landed At The Paradise Island Mauritius!

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AirAsia X Landed At The Paradise Island Mauritius!

PORT LOUIS, 4 OCTOBER 2016 – AirAsia X’s highly anticipated flight to Mauritius has finally taken off and landed at Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport today with a 100% full flight, marking the airline group’s strong presence in the African continent. Kevin Ramkeloan, Director of the Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority welcomed guests on board the inaugural flight including His Excellency Mr Issop Pattel, High Commissioner of Mauritius to Malaysia; Tan Sri Rafidah Aziz, Chairman of AirAsia X Berhad; Datuk Kamarudin Meranun, Group CEO of AirAsia X; Dato’ Fam Lee Ee, Board of Director for AirAsia X Berhad; Kathleen Tan, President of North Asia, AirAsia and Benyamin Ismail, CEO of AirAsia X Berhad. A celebratory event was held following the arrival of the inaugural […]

Tourism Australia Welcomes New Air Asia X Services as Further Boost to Asia Growth Strategy

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Tourism Australia Welcomes New Air Asia X Services as Further Boost to Asia Growth Strategy

Tourism Australia has welcomed the announcement by leading value based carrier Air Asia X to launch future daily services between Sydney to Kuala Lumpur, as a continuum of its strategic year 2020 approach to foster more new international flights from key source destinations in Asia.