From an article in japan Today (Aug. 21, 2013):
Budget carrier AirAsia Japan is being re-branded as Vanilla Air, the airline announced Tuesday, with its president saying that vanilla is “loved by everyone in the world”.
Executives chose Vanilla Air from over 200 other names, taking a month and a half to decide.
“We chose vanilla as our brand name because it is popular and loved by everyone in the world,” the airline’s president Tomonori Ishii told a news conference in Tokyo. “I think it is a very cute name.”
Read the whole article here: AirAsia Japan rebranded as Vanilla Air
Would I fly with it…? Ooooh yes… ^_-
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