AirAsia won’t sue MAHB for system glitches at KLIA and klia2

30 August 2019 AirAsia Group Bhd would not take any legal action against Malaysia Airports Holding Bhd (MAHB) following the technical glitches which disrupted operations at both Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) terminals. Group chief executive officer Tan Sri Tony Fernandes said the disruption was not major for AirAsia. “We are not taking any specific … Continue reading AirAsia won’t sue MAHB for system glitches at KLIA and klia2

New PSC charges ensures everyone is charged fairly, says Tony Fernandes

30 August 2019 News of the reduced Passenger Service Charge (PSC) for destinations beyond Asean countries at other airports other than the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) is a victory for AirAsia Group Bhd, said its chief executive officer Tan Sri Tony Fernandes. Earlier today, Transport Minister Anthony Loke announced that the new PSC charges … Continue reading New PSC charges ensures everyone is charged fairly, says Tony Fernandes

‘I am not a huge fan of MAHB but I won’t capitalise on the IT glitch,’ says Tony Fernandes

23 August 2019 Tan Sri Tony Fernandes again called for the improvement of the infrastructure of Malaysian airports following the technical glitch that has occurred at both terminals of the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA and klia2). Speaking at the AirAsia Foundation press conference today, the AirAsia Group Bhd chief executive officer said there has … Continue reading ‘I am not a huge fan of MAHB but I won’t capitalise on the IT glitch,’ says Tony Fernandes

Tony Fernandes: KLIA and klia2 are not the same, why charge the same PSC?

19 July 2019 Low-cost carrier AirAsia Bhd founder and group chief executive officer Tan Sri Tony Fernandes has drawn a comparison between the quality of service provided in the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) and klia2 in explaining his reasons for not wanting to charge customers the higher mandated passenger service charge (PSC). “It’s like … Continue reading Tony Fernandes: KLIA and klia2 are not the same, why charge the same PSC?

In twitter tirade, Tony Fernandes says ‘disapppointed and frustrated’ with airport authorities

18 July 2019 AirAsia Group Bhd group chief executive officer Tan Sri Tony Fernandes said he is “disappointed and frustrated” with airport authorities. On microblogging platform Twitter, Fernandes uploaded a video of an AirAsia pilot alleging that the plane could not move and had to be towed due to the uneven surface of the gate … Continue reading In twitter tirade, Tony Fernandes says ‘disapppointed and frustrated’ with airport authorities

AirAsia chief: Integrated plan, not more taxes, ‘desperately’ needed to grow M’sia tourism industry

16 July 2019 Malaysia desperately needs an integrated tourism plan, and not more taxes, to grow its tourism industry, said AirAsia Group chief executive officer Tan Sri Tony Fernandes. In a series of tweets today, the outspoken steward of the budget carrier said taxing the industry is not helpful, especially when it is a “low-hanging … Continue reading AirAsia chief: Integrated plan, not more taxes, ‘desperately’ needed to grow M’sia tourism industry