AirAsia X has named Nadda Buranasiri, the head of its Thai affiliate, as the new group CEO. Buranasiri replaces co-CEOs Tony Fernandes and Kamarudin Meranun, who will remain on the group’s board as non-executive directors. Fernandes is also group CEO of larger sister company AirAsia and had been co-CEO of AirAsia X since January. AirAsia X operates Airbus A330s in an LCC model. The group includes the core Malaysia-based operation, as well as affiliates in Thailand and Indonesia. ...

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