Tag: Air Asia

“Trash bin full of maggots” video intensifies AirAsia – Malaysian Airports Holdings Bhd controversy

A Twitter post confirming Kuala Lumpur’s International Airport 2 as extremely unsanitary triggered the summon for AirAsia’s head of communications, Mohd Aziz Laikar Ali by the Malaysian police, following the report filed by Malaysian Airports Holding Bhd which manages KLIA2. The video showed a garbage...

Candid photos of pretty stewardess give Air Asia an unexpected boost

It’s funny how a picture is worth a thousand words, or a thousand likes, which hopefully will turn into added revenue for Air Asia. Traveller George Wong took a couple of candid snapshots of pretty flight attendant Mabel Goo at work, and posted them...

AirAsia first to launch Malaysia’s facial recognition system

SENAI, February 6 – AirAsia today unveiled its Fast Airport Clearance Experience System (FACES), thus becoming the first airline in Malaysia to launch an airport facial recognition system. The system comes with a self-boarding gate, at Senai International Airport, Johor Bahru. The low-cost airline said it is...

Changi T4 a model airport says AirAsia

AirAsia today said it plans to enhance air travel experience through digitalisation, setting Singapore Changi Airport Terminal 4 (T4) as the model airport of the future for low-cost carriers (LCC). AirAsia will use data from its operations at Changi T4, which boasts the Fast and...

Man proposed to girlfriend while AirAsia Bali flight plane fell 24,000ft

Chris Jeanes proposed to his girlfriend in mid-air as their AirAsia flight QZ535 when suddenly, the plane started plunging towards the ground and lost cabin pressure. The London-based lawyer had planned to pop the question in Bali, when the AirAsia plane fell 24,000 feet in just...

AirAsia’s Tony Fernandes and his marriages

AirAsia group chief executive Tan Sri Tony Fernandes, 53, married his graceful-looking Korean girlfriend, Chloe, in France on Saturday (Oct 14), according to Malay Mail Online. Mr Fernandes, a divorcee, has two children from his previous marriage. Mr Fernandes and Chloe were said to have...

AirAsia CEO marries Korean stunner

  It was a busy weekend for AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandes who married his Korean girlfriend of two years Chloe in a quiet ceremony in Cote d’Azur. Not much is known of the Korean stunner, and even her second name is top secret. Photos of the wedding...

Sky’s the limit for Air Asia boss Fernandes

Suresh Nair THERE’S a short clip circulating over social media showing an airline’s top boss carrying a portable bin and collecting the spoils from passengers, with a surprised flight stewardess looking on in admiration. Only AirAsia’s Tony Fernandes dares to be different in the skies. He has...

ASEAN’s Paralympic medallists gets free flights for life offer from AirAsia

AirAsia will provide free flights to all Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Paralympians who won a medal at the 2016 Paralympic Games, Tony Fernandes, wrote in an Instagram post today (Sep 12). The offer meant that Singaporean Paralympian gold medallist, Yip Pin Xiu, who broke...

AirAsia's cabin crew breaks spirit of 10-year-old girl with rare illness

UPDATE: AirAsia Indonesia has responded to our news report. We publish their clarification in full: "AirAsia Indonesia is aware of reports of an incident involving a guest onboard Flight QZ 508 from Denpasar to Singapore on 9 April 2016. We would like to assure our guests...