Asia Bizz: AirAsia to cancel flights on Brunei-Kota Kinabalu route in Jan 2011
Asia’s low-cost airline carrier AirAsia, has announced that it will be terminating the airline’s routes from Brunei to Kota Kinabalu early next year. The Malaysian airline is expected to put an end to this route on 3rd January, 2011, due to commercial reasons, as reported by The Brunei Times.
Reports state that the news was confirmed by AirAsia Berhad’s Communications department, following news that customers were unable to book tickets on that route for the new year. Air Asia did not comment anything further on this issue.
The cancelled Brunei-KK route came into existence in 2009 ,and focused on travel to East Malaysia.
In related news, AirAsia X, a subsidiary of AirAsia; has announced another European route which is expected to be operational from February 2011 onwards. The airline will operate four flights a week on the route from Kuala Lumpur and Paris.