Business Oct 5, 2020

Low-cost carrier AirAsia Japan to shut down operations in December

Malaysian budget airline AirAsia Group will pull out of the Japanese market, as the coronavirus pandemic is likely to keep a lid on demand for air travel, its Japanese unit said Monday. AirAsia Japan Co. will discontinue domestic routes between Chubu Centrair International Airport in ...

Indonesia military pulls out of AirAsia recovery effort

Asia Pacific Jan 27, 2015

Indonesia military pulls out of AirAsia recovery effort

Indonesia's military on Tuesday withdrew from search and recovery efforts a month after an AirAsia passenger jet crashed, navy officials said. The Airbus A320 vanished from radar screens during bad weather on Dec. 28, less than half way into a two-hour flight from Surabaya, Indonesia's ...

Asia Pacific Jan 2, 2015

French investigators to arrive Friday at AirAsia crash scene

France's crash investigation agency said its specialist black box search team and equipment would arrive early Friday at the search area for the AirAsia flight that crashed on Sunday en route from Indonesia to Singapore. France's BEA crash investigation agency assists in the investigation of ...