AirAsia announces new subsidiary, expands into MRO
Pijus Jauniskis

AirAsia announces new subsidiary, expands into MRO

AirAsia Berhad, a Malaysian low-cost carrier, has announced the formation of an engineering service entity Asia Digital Engineering (ADE). The MRO company will be a newly formed and wholly-owned subsidiary of AirAsia....


Edvinas Andrijevskis

AirAsia posts a US$187 million loss for the Q1 2020

Malaysia’s budget carrier AirAsia Group Bhd on June 6 reported a first-quarter loss amounting to 803.3 ringgit (US$187 million). In contrast, last year during the same period, AirAsia recorded a profi...


Zivile Zalagenaite

Malaysian Ministry denies new MH370 search attempt

The Malaysian Ministry of Transport has denied agreeing to a new search mission for the missing wreckage of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370. There have been two official search missions to find the airplane, missing since 2014. The latest effort, carried out by a private company, ended in 2018....


Rytis Beresnevicius

FAA downgrades Malaysia to Category 2 safety rating

After commencing an audit of the Civil Aviation Authority of Malaysia (CAAM) in April 2019, the FAA presented its findings to the Malaysian authorities in July 2019. In the latest developments, Malaysia's IASA rating has been downgraded to Category 2, restricting flight rights to the US of airlines registered in the country....


Ruta Burbaite

France reopens investigation into MH370 amid claims of cover-up

The July 30, 2018, report into the disappearance of Flight MH370 proved investigations have failed to find any explanation as to why it went missing....


Oleg Volkov

Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport eyeing Malaysian airlines

The Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport (ISG), operated and owned by Malaysia Airports Holdings, is expecting in the future to receive flights from Malaysian airlines....