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Bengaluru airport receives threat call for AirAsia's Bagdogra to Kolkata flight

A total of 179 passengers were on board the aircraft.

May 26, 2019, 19:22 PM IST

AirAsia pilot allegedly hounds passengers to de-board, keeps AC blower on full blast

The flight captain allegedly instructed passengers to de-board without any explanation while it was raining outside

Jun 21, 2018, 12:20 PM IST

Airasia India introduces red carpet service

AirAsia India on Tuesday Red Carpet service to offer convenience and comfort options to passengers.

Jun 30, 2015, 16:52 PM IST

Singapore ends search for crashed AirAsia flight

The Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) Sunday, officially ended its deployment in the multinational search operation for the AirAsia plane, which crashed in the Java Sea Dec 28, with 162 people on board, the SAF said in a press release.

Jan 18, 2015, 20:54 PM IST

French investigators to arrive today 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 which crashed on Sunday en route from Indonesia to Singapore.

Jan 02, 2015, 01:52 AM IST

Missing AirAsia flight's pilot one of the best

The pilot of the AirAsia flight, which went missing en route from Indonesia to Singapore, was known for his extraordinary performance as a jet fighter pilot before he joined the airline, a media report said Tuesday.

Dec 30, 2014, 12:01 PM IST

Indonesia fears missing jet `at bottom of sea`

Dozens of planes and ships searching Indonesian waters for a missing AirAsia plane focused Monday on a patch of oil for possible clues, as a senior official warned the aircraft was likely at the bo

Dec 30, 2014, 03:47 AM IST

China offers assistance in search of missing AirAsia

China today offered to send aircraft and ships to help in the search operations for an AirAsia flight that vanished over the Java Sea with 162 people on board.

Dec 29, 2014, 14:49 PM IST

Indonesia searches Java Sea for missing AirAsia plane, relatives wait

Indonesia searched the Java Sea on Monday for an AirAsia plane carrying 162 people that went missing after its pilot failed to gain permission to alter course to avoid a storm cell during a flight from the Indonesian city of Surabaya to Singapore.

Dec 29, 2014, 08:08 AM IST

Search resumes for missing AirAsia plane: official

Indonesia resumed at dawn Monday the search for an AirAsia plane that went missing in the Java Sea with 162 people on board, a search and rescue official said.

Dec 29, 2014, 05:18 AM IST

Missing AirAsia flight: Indian Navy offers assistance in search operation

India has put three ships and a maritime surveillance aircraft on standby for assistance in the search operation for AirAsia flight QZ8501 which went missing soon after take-off from Indonesia.

Dec 28, 2014, 18:29 PM IST

China to closely monitor missing AirAsia flight

China said that it is "closely monitoring" the developments regarding the AirAsia flight that went missing on Sunday en route from Indonesia to Singapore after losing contact with air traffic controllers.

Dec 28, 2014, 17:01 PM IST

Missing AirAsia Flight QZ8501 crashed in sea?

A Malaysian website has claimed that AirAsia flight QZ 8501 which went missing after take-off from Indonesia has crashed off the coast of Sumatra island.

Dec 28, 2014, 14:19 PM IST

Malaysia to help in search of AirAsia flight: Najib Razak

 Malaysia on Sunday offered help in the search of missing AirAsia flight which lost contact with air traffic controllers between Singapore and Indonesia this morning.

Dec 28, 2014, 11:49 AM IST

AirAsia to fly from Hyderabad to Kuala Lumpur; announces promotional fare at Rs 2,099

AirAsia has announced resumption of its flight services to Hyderabad from Kuala Lumpur and also offered a promotional all-inclusive fare of Rs 2,099 for a one-way journey.

Sep 30, 2014, 11:14 AM IST

AirAsia offers 3 million promo seats across network

The Malaysian no-frills carrier has offered 3 million promo seats across AirAsia network from now till 31 Aug 2014.

Aug 27, 2014, 14:59 PM IST

AirAsia to start flight between Chandigarh, Bangalore

The company, which will be first direct flight between Chandigarh and Bangalore, will offer ticket at a minimum rate of Rs 1,900 inclusive of all taxes.

Aug 26, 2014, 16:47 PM IST

AirAsia India offers promotional fares starting at Rs 600

You can avail this offer for travel between October 26, 2014 and October 24, 2015 for which the bookings should be made till August 31, 2014.

Aug 26, 2014, 09:39 AM IST

AirAsia plane veers off runway upon landing in Brunei

An AirAsia flight from Malaysia to neighbouring Brunei veered off the runway upon landing today but all 109 people aboard were safe, the Malaysian budget carrier said.

Jul 07, 2014, 19:02 PM IST