AirAsia flight status

AirAsia history

AirAsia is a Malaysian low-cost carrier that was founded on December 20, 1993, with its headquarters located at Sepang, Malaysia. It commenced its operation on November 18, 1996, and is the largest airline in Malaysia by fleet size and destinations. The airline has subsidiary airlines that include Thai AirAsia, Thai AirAsia X, Philippines Air Asia, Indonesia AirAsia, AirAsia India, and AirAsia Japan. Its main hub is located at Kuala Lumpur International Airport with secondary hubs at Kota Kinabalu International Airport, Penang International Airport, Kuching International Airport, Senai International Airport, and Langkawi International Airport.

AirAsia Fleet

AirAsia has a fleet size of 96 aircraft that consists of an all-Airbus A320 and has an average fleet age of 5.3 years. On the other hand, AirAsia Group, which includes its subsidiary airlines has a total fleet size of 272 aircraft which composed of 234 Airbus A320 and 38 Airbus A330.

AirAsia Destinations

AirAsia Group flies to more than 165 destinations both domestic and international across 25 countries. AirAsia international destinations include cities such as Dhaka, Bangladesh; Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei; Phom Penh, Siem Reap, and Sihanoukville in Cambodia; Guangzhou, Guilin, Hangzhou, Kunming, Nanning, Quanzhou, Shantou, Shenzhen, and Wuhan in China; Hong Kong; Bengaluru, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kochi, Kolkata, Tiruchirapalli, and Visakhapatnam in India; Banda Aceh, Bandung, Denpasar, Jakarta, Makassar, Medan, Padang, Palembang, Pekanbaru, Pontianak, Semarang, Siborong-Borong, Surabaya, and Yogyakarta in Indonesia; Vientiane, Laos; Macau; Male, Maldives; Yangon, Myanmar; Manila, Philippines; Singapore; Colombo, Sri Lanka; Kaohsiung, and Taipei in Taiwan; Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Hua Hin, Krabi, Pattaya, and Phuket in Thailand; Can Tho, Da Nang, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Nha Trang, and Phu Quoc in Vietnam. Its domestic destinations include cities such as Alor Setar, Bintulu, Ipoh, Johor Bahru, Kota Bharu, Kota Kinabalu, Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Terengganu, Kuantan, Kuching, Labuan, Langkawi, Melaka, Miri, Penang, Sandakan, Sibu, and Tawau.

AirAsia in itself flies 180 flights daily, excluding its subsidiary airlines.

AirAsia Interesting Facts

AirAsia is the World’s Best Low-Cost Airline for 11 consecutive years including this 2019, this award was given by Skytrax, the World Airline Awards.

AirAsia has a frequent-flyer program called BIG, where members can accumulate loyalty points that can be used to redeem AirAsia flights.

AirAsia Flight Status: Arrival and Departure

AirAsia’s flight status can be checked through a flight tracker like  online. It’s free and easy to use, and it allows you to check the real-time status of your flight and monitor if there are any changes in your flight like cancellation and delays. You can also download their app in the App Store and Google Play for your convenience.