Saturday, 29th April 2017
News Focus - AirAsia QZ8501
  • Airasia to serve Kuala Lumpur-Jakarta-Labuan Bajo route

    9th November 2016
    The Malaysia-based low cost carrier AirAsia will soon serve the Kuala Lumpur-Jakarta-Labuan Bajo route, according to East Nusa Tenggara Tourism and Creative Economy Office Chief Marius Ardu Jelamu. "There has been an ...

  • AirAsia readies wide-bodied aircraft to serve "pemudik"

    23rd June 2016
    AirAsia Indonesia is preparing wide-bodied aircraft to serve the 2016 Idul Fitri holiday travelers, locally known as "pemudik," according to its Commercial Director Andy Adrian. Adrian remarked here on Thursday that the ...
  • AirAsia QZ8501 had stalled before crash

    1st December 2015
    The AirAsia QZ8501 aircraft had stalled before crashing in Pangkalan Bun on December 28, 2014, during a flight from Surabaya to Singapore, the Indonesian Transportation Safety Committee (KNKT) stated at a press conference here, ...
  • Air Asia cancels all flights from Surabaya

    16th July 2015
    Air Asia Indonesia canceled all flights to and from Juanda International Airport in Surabaya from 1:20 p.m. till 7:20 p.m. local time (GMT+7) due to volcanic activity of Mount Raung, the airline said on Thursday. Secretary ...

  • Airasia cancels eight international flights from Bali

    10th July 2015
    - AirAsia Indonesia has cancelled eight international flights, following a rise in the volcanic activity of Mount Raung, which spewed volcanic ashes in Bondowoso, East Java, on Friday. Chief Corporate Secretary of ...
  • AirAsia to cancel 20 flights during AAC 2015

    13th April 2015
    AirAsia airlines has decided to cancel its services to and from Husein Sastranegara airport in Bandung, West Java, from April 23 to 24, 2015. The decision has been made in view of the plan to close the airport to ...
  • Search for AirAsia`s victims officially ceased

    4th March 2015
    - The large-scale search and rescue operation to find the bodies of the remaining 59 victims of the AirAsia Q8501 crash was officially ceased on March 3, 2015. Massive search efforts that were carried out for more than two ...

  • Indonesia stops search, evacuation operation for AirAsia victims

    3rd March 2015
    Search and evacuation efforts for the victims of the ill-fated AirAsia QZ8501 have been officially stopped, according to Chief of the National Search and Rescue Agency (Basarnas) Vice Marshal F.H.B. Soelistyo. "I and the ...
  • 13 bodies of victims of crashed AirAsia plane still unidentified

    16th February 2015
    As many as 13 bodies of victims of crashed AirAsia flight QZ8501 remain unidentified on the 50th day of identification process on Sunday as the bodies have gone beyond identification and DNA data are not complete. Three ...
  • DVI Team identifies eight more bodies of AirAsia QZ8501 passengers

    13th February 2015
    The Disaster Identification Team of the East Java Police on Friday identified the bodies of eight more passengers of AirAsia flight QZ8501.On the 48th day since QZ8501 crashed, the number of bodies identified has reached 89. The ...