AirAsia X hopes to announce its first UK service from its base at Kuala Lumpur International's low-cost-carrier terminal next month and commence the route in March, CEO Azran Osman Rani told ATWOnline at the Routes Leaders Forum in the Malaysian capital. While declining to confirm Stansted as the destination, Azran said, "We prefer STN over Manchester airport because of the connectivity" with LCCs like Ryanair and easyJet. Next month, AirAsia's low-cost long-haul arm will launch flights from ...

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