Sponsor Message:
Civil Aviation Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
AirAsia Japan? AK May Take Stake In Peach  
User currently onlinePe@rson From United Kingdom, joined Jan 2001, 19196 posts, RR: 52
Posted (3 years 2 weeks 1 day 23 hours ago) and read 1696 times:

"In a research note today, OSK Research said an announcement of the joint venture (JV) to set up a low-cost carrier, likely to be called AirAsia Japan, was expected sometime next week.

"The JV's structure is uncertain but it may see both companies taking up equity stakes, with AirAsia being the airline's operator," it said."


It will be great to see what materialises from this. It is about time that North Asia had a true, challenging, lower-cost, and lower-fare operator.

Source: http://www.bernama.com.my/bernama/v5/newsindex.php?id=601439

[Edited 2011-07-15 10:01:28]


"Everyone writing for the Telegraph knows that the way to grab eyeballs is with Ryanair and/or sex."
2 replies: All unread, jump to last
 
User currently offlinecentrair From Japan, joined Jan 2005, 3598 posts, RR: 20
Reply 1, posted (3 years 2 weeks 1 day 9 hours ago) and read 1335 times:

If this happens, it will be good for us in Japan.
The really issue for success is how other Japanese carriers react. Maybe it is time for a few domestic mergers again?



Yes...I am not a KIX fan. Let's Japanese Aviation!
User currently offlineIndianicWorld From Australia, joined Jun 2001, 2921 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (3 years 2 weeks 1 day 9 hours ago) and read 1324 times:

So there's likely to be an Air Asia Japan and Jetstar Japan. Interesting, considering both carriers signed a partnership agreement, which in all honesty seems to have gone nowhere.

Is there much room for further mergers? There aren't that many carriers that aren't aligned in some way. Some brand consolidation maybe.


Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
Could Flyniki Take A Stake In Air Berlin? posted Tue Jul 15 2008 09:02:12 by Beaucaire
MTU To Take Stake In PW GTF-report posted Sat Dec 15 2007 08:23:42 by Lumberton
Emirates May Take Stake In Alitalia? posted Tue May 3 2005 09:55:24 by Scotron11
QF To Take A Stake In Asian Airline? posted Thu Feb 19 2004 21:39:32 by ANstar
Spanair To Take A Stake In SAS? posted Wed Dec 10 2003 20:44:27 by Leskova
EK Take A Strategic Stake In British Airways? posted Fri Jan 11 2008 15:18:02 by ENU
Xinhua: Airbus To Take 51% Stake In China Plant posted Mon Oct 9 2006 08:14:01 by N328KF
Swire/CX To Take A Majority Stake In KA? posted Thu Jun 9 2005 18:22:11 by United Airline
Landings & Take-offs In Japan (Video) posted Fri Feb 11 2005 04:36:38 by Centrair
Italians To Take 4% Risk-Sharing Stake In A380 posted Wed Dec 19 2001 23:59:30 by Singapore_Air