AirAsia Inc Chooses DMIA

AIRASIA GROUP’S Philippine-based affiliate, AirAsia Inc has selected Diosdado Macapagal International Airport (the former Clark Air Force base) as its hub in the country.  The airline’s Chief Executive, Marianne Hontiveros, said the selection underlined the company’s commitment to developing transportation and tourism hubs outside of the capital, Manila.  She said the carrier planned to launch flights from the airport in the fourth quarter of this year to Singapore, Hong Kong, Taiwan, China, Thailand, South Korea and Japan.