Established by a government-owned corporation, DRB-Hicom on 1994, AirAsia commenced its operations on 18th November 1996. It is a low cost airline of Malaysia and the pioneers of low cost carriers in Asia continent. The airline is headquartered in Kuala Lumpur and has been considered as the best low cost airline of the world. The main hub of AirAsia is located at the klia2 (LCCT) at Kuala Lumpur International Airport and its registered office is in Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
It affiliate airlines are Thai AirAsia, Indonesia AirAsia, Philippines AirAsia and AirAsia Zest. The main hub of the airline is Kuala Lumpur International Airport and its secondary hubs are Kota Kinabalu International Airport, Kuching International Airport and Senai International Airport. AirAsia promises to offer incredible services to its passengers on low and competitive airfares by focusing on connectivity.
AirAsia Top Flight RoutssAir Asia group has fleet of about 165 aircrafts through which it operates flights at 100 domestic and international destinations across 22 countries. From its main hub Kuala Lumpur, it flies to about 80 destinations and from Penang; it serves to 26 cities across the world. It flies to about 24 cities from Kuching and from Johor Bahru, it serves to 13 destinations. Some of the popular destinations served by Air Asia are Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Bangkok, Beijing, Kolkata, Kochi, Melbourne, Singapore, Sydney, Kathmandu, Osaka and much more. Now AirAsia is planning to expand its operations at several other destinations. Through its operations based in Thailand and Malaysia, AirAsia flies to Bangalore, Chennai, Kochi, Kolkata and Tiruchirappalli from a number of destinations in the Asian region.
For getting discounted rates on checked baggage with AirAsia, guests can pre-book it otherwise standard at the airport will apply. Checked baggage dimension should not exceed to 81cm (H) x 119cm (W) x 119 cm (L) and each single item should not be more than 32 kg. Each passenger of AirAsia can also carry one piece of free cabin baggage and 1 laptop bag/ handbag onboard. The dimension of main cabin baggage should not be more than 56cm x 36cm x 23cm and its weight should not be more than 7kg.