AirAsia in a tailspin amid Airbus bribery claim

Malaysian mogul Tony Fernandes, one of the aviation industry’s best-known executives, temporarily stepped down on February 3 as chief executive of the AirAsia budget carrier he co-founded amid US$50 million bribery allegations involving Airbus, the world’s largest plane maker. The bribery claims involve two unnamed senior AirAsia executives and were brought forward by prosecutors from […]