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Fernandes: AirAsia India to take wing in October

AirAsia's new joint venture in India will begin domestic flights in October to underserved Chennai, Bangalore and Cochin cities in the south, the budget airline's Chief Executive Tony Fernandes said Wednesday. Full story

News Summary: AirAsia parts ways with Japan's ANA

BREAKING OFF: Southeast Asia's top budget carrier, AirAsia, has decided to part with Japan's All Nippon Airways after clashes over how to run their low-cost joint venture airline. Full story

ANA, AirAsia to unwind budget airline joint venture

TOKYO/KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - ANA Holdings Inc <9202.T> will buy AirAsia Bhd <AIRA.KL> out of a Japanese budget airline joint venture for 2.45 billion yen ($25.11 million), the Malaysian low-cost carrier said, dissolving a loss-making alliance after less than two years. Full story

Malaysia budget airport launch pushed to May 2014

The opening of a new airport to accommodate budget carriers has been delayed until next year because of design changes and other construction setbacks, Malaysia's airport operator says. Full story

News Summary: AirAsia may break up with Japan ANA

STORMY SKIES: Southeast Asia's top budget carrier AirAsia may dissolve its partnership with Japan's All Nippon Airways Co. amid clashes over how to run their low-cost joint venture airline. Full story

AirAsia still wants jets after record orders

MONACO (Reuters) - AirAsia <AIRA.KL>, which smashed order records for Airbus <EAD.PA> jets to become Asia's largest budget carrier, could buy another 50 planes as it targets aggressive expansion in India, Chief Executive Tony Fernandes said. Full story

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