BUDGET CARRIER

  • AirAsia India set to begin operations from tomorrow with BangaloreGoa flight June 11, 2014

    Mumbai: The domestic aviation space is all set to witness severe competition with the entry of AirAsia India, which starts operation from Thursday, June 12. AirAsia India, the Indian arm of the Malaysian nofrills airline headed by Tony Fernandes, will become the fourth budget carrier in the country after...
  • SpiceJet in 'advanced' stage of discussion for stake sale July 28, 2013

    Mumbai: Budget carrier SpiceJet is in advanced stage of discussion with a potential investor for stake sale and expects the negotiations to be concluded soon. "Discussions are going on with a foreign carrier. We hope to conclude these negotiations expeditiously," a source said. However, the sources refused to divulge any further...
  • AirAsia seeks govt permission to launch airline with Tatas February 20, 2013

    Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian budget carrier AirAsia on Wednesday sought the government's approval to launch an airline with the Tata Group. AirAsia will hold a 49 per cent stake in the joint venture with the third partner being Telestra Tradeplace. The Asia's biggest budget carrier said that it was seeking approval to...