History[ edit ] AirAsia was established in and began operations on 18 November The routes were returned to MASwings a year later, citing commercial reasons. At the end ofFernandes unveiled a five-year plan to further enhance AirAsia's presence in Asia. With increased frequency and the addition of new routes, AirAsia increased passenger volume to
Case Study of Air-Asia: Air Asia had flown over 55 million guests across the region and continually create more extensive route network through its associate companies.
Air Asia flies over 61 domestics and international destinations with routes and operates over flights daily from hubs located in Malaysia, Indonesia, and Thailand with a fleet of 72 aircrafts. The vision of Air Asia is to serve the 3 billion people who are currently underserved with poor connectivity and high fare and to be the largest low cost airlines in Asia.
Their mission is to create a globally recognized ASEAN brand, to attain the lowest cost so that everyone can fly with Air Asia, to be the best company to work for as employees are treated as part of a big family, and to maintain the highest quality product, embracing technology to reduce cost and enhance service levels.
Air Asia has to offer the lowest possible fare amongst all airlines in LCC Low Cost Carrier industry whom compete on costs in order to win the competition in current markets as well as new markets.
The central objective of Air Asia is to achieve bigger cost advantages than the rivals by continuously searching areas for cost reduction along its value chain.
Support of Information System The operational environment of airline industry is complex due to the continuous daily operation, larger network in supply chain and some external uncontrollable variables such as government regulations and weather condition.
This show how important to implement advanced planning and scheduling as it will be able to determine the success of airlines. Air Asia has implemented APS Advanced planning and scheduling system which is triggered off by Air Asia current market condition that saturated market with high degree of rivalry among the existing competitors.
APS system works as the brain supply chain activities Ahmed, by gearing activities in relation with customers and suppliers requirements. It helps Air Asia to optimize its supply chain management as clusters and classifies customer orders, forecasts future fulfillment requirements, set order priorities and checks resources availability.
APS system provides visibility across supply chain in term of cross functional scheduling and planning with suppliers and customers.
Air Asia has implemented the Database Managing System in order to share the centralized date amongst all functional areas to ensure daily operation is sufficient. Perriodot system had been signed up to develop the travel itinerary gateway for Air Asia to process all confirmed bookings with skylights Navitaire, where a final PDF processing will be handle through their XML driven itinerary processing server At the same time, Air Asia has signed up PEP Process Flow Enterprise Portal system for their internal intranet operation whereby modules to be implemented including news and announcement, leave management, claims processing lost luggage management and staff scheduling.
In order to successfully maintain process integrity, reduce financial month-end closing processing times, and speed up reporting and retrieval processes Microsoft MalaysiaAir Asia had implemented a full fledged ERP Enterprise Resource Planning system powered by Microsoft Business Solutions MBS on Microsoft technology platform recently May by Avanade consultants.
Information Systems Management Bachelor's Degree Information systems management is a critical part of the strategic decision-making process in virtually all of today's public and private organizations. Updated world stock indexes. Get an overview of major world indexes, current values and stock market data. In October , Air Asia's management said that they were keen to have more presence in India if the aviation environment and tax structure were conducive and friendly for low-cost airline operations. With the new Indian Government allowing a foreign direct investment of up to 49% in aviation sector, Hubs: Kuala Lumpur International Airport.
ERP is the system that integrated comprehensive software to make the IT system works more effectively and efficiently. ERP system helps Air Asia to collect data from various key business processes in manufacturing and production, finance and accounting, human resources, sales and marketing, and storing the date in a single central date repository.
Information is easily shared across the firm to help the different parts of business work together closer and this lead a better decision making of management level.
YMS helps Air Asia to understands, anticipates and reacts to the behavior of customer to maximize the revenue of the organization. The optimization is done on two levels: Route By adjusting the prices for destinations that have higher demands in the market. Seat Seat are available with various prices during different time.
The reservation fee will be higher for the same seat at the later date.Moreover, AirAsia X franchises the brand name of AirAsia, Asia's largest low cost carrier which uses a common ticketing website, uniform, uniforms, and management style with AirAsia.
AirAsia X is also affiliated with Virgin Group and Air Canada. Run the most efficient fleet possible and lower operating costs.
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Air Asia, selects AIMS Operations Control and Crew Management Solution Expanding our already successful market share through the Asia Pacific region, AIMS is extremely delighted to announce that the Air Asia Group, an award winning low-cost airline based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia has joined the elite AIMS Family of Airlines.
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