Former model and entrepreneur Mittu Chandilya wants to make AirAsia India's leading airline. Does he have it in him? Image: AirAsia India, CEO Mittu Chandilya (centre) with actors Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone. Photograph: Courtesy, Mittu Chandilya/Facebook The Indian skies have turned into a boxing ring. The match is fierce: no punches are spared, and the support staff alleges foul play frequently. The pugilists are rippling with muscle. In its trademark red is AirAsia; and in ... Rediff.com, 2 months ago
Stewardesses pose in front of an Airbus A340 passenger jet. Photograph: Charles Platiau/Reuters Tony Fernandes declares war on rivals in India, but the airline’s financials are stressed.AirAsia’s rival airlines in India have kept themselves super-busy in the past few months -- by moving court against the former’s launch, adding flights on the routes where AirAsia is operating, and engaging in a price war. On his part, AirAsia group chief executive officer Tony Fernandes ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
War of words has erupted among airlines. SpiceJet chief operating officer (COO) Sanjiv Kapoor came down heavily on AirAsia group CEO Tony Fernandes for alleging that domestic airlines, particularly IndiGo, were blocking his venture in India. On Thursday, Fernandes had lashed out at Federation of Indian Airlines (FIA), for putting spokes in AirAsia’s plans. AirAsia wanted to be a member of the group but is not being given a membership and FIA also tried to persuade the civil aviation ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
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