Islamic-compliant Airline Rayani Air

Malaysia’s first Islamic-compliant Airline Rayani Air

Malaysia’s first Islamic-compliant airline Rayani Air began operations Sunday with its maiden flight taking off from the capital to the resort island of Langkawi, local media reported. In-flight meals served on board its flights are completely halal, with alcohol consumption strictly prohibited. Muslim flight crew must don the hijab while…

MITM 2015

MITM 2015 – Malaysia Airlines Deals

In conjunction with the Malaysia International Travel Mart (MITM 2015), Malaysia Airlines will be treating its customers to some irresistible travel deals via its website, www. malaysiaairlines.com beginning today until 17 August 2015. Travelers will be able to enjoy some great bargains on Malaysia Airlines’ domestic and international routes for…

AirAsia Free Seats Promotion June

AirAsia Free Seats Promotion June

AirAsia Free Seats Promotion June 2015 is back with 3 million promo seats up for grabs for selected AirAsia and AirAsia X flights throughout the airline’s extensive route network. The promotional all-in-fares are from as low as RM9.54 inclusive of applicable taxes and fees one way. For free seats promotion, guests…

AirAsia Asean Pass Contest

AirAsia Asean Traveller Contest

AirAsia has announced the launch of its Asean Traveller Contest, which will see five winners exploring the wonders of Asean countries with the AirAsia Asean Pass as a Beach Specialist, Instagram Artist, Selfie Expert, Pro-Foodie or Extreme Daredevil. The contest period is from now until 12th July 2015, and is…

Malaysia Airlines new CEO Christoph R. Mueller

Malaysia Airlines Fleet Sale Or Lease Is Too Premature, Says New CEO

Malaysia Airlines Fleet Sale Or Lease Is Too Premature, Says New CEO – Malaysia Airlines Monday said recent speculation on the airline offering some of its fleet for sale or lease is too premature when nothing concrete has been achieved. In fact, exploring fleet options to enhance viability of long haul…

Malaysia Airlines to sell entire Airbus A380 fleet

Malaysia Airlines to sell entire Airbus A380 fleet

Malaysia Airlines has put its entire fleet of six Airbus A380s up for sale, along with four Boeing 777-200ER jets, as the airline ramps up its efforts to wipe out millions of dollars in ongoing losses. Malaysia Airlines is said to be open to outright sale or lease, reports respected…

Malaysia New Airline - Flymojo

New Airline in Malaysia – Flymojo

Malaysia’s government today announced the establishment of a new airline, called flymojo, and said it has signed a deal with Canadian planemaker Bombardier Inc to buy 20 CS100 aircraft for about US$1.47 billion (RM5.44 billion). The announcement, made in the presence of Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak at the…

AirAsia Asean Pass

AirAsia Asean Pass Launched

AirAsia introduced the “AirAsia Asean Pass” and the “AirAsia Asean Pass+” in an effort to boost travel by making traveling within the region a seamless experience. The passes are available from today at www.airasia.com, with the AirAsia Asean Pass retailing at RM499 for 10 credits and AirAsia Asean Pass+ for…

Penang Hot Air Balloon Fiesta 2015

Penang Hot Air Balloon Fiesta 2015

Penang Hot Air Balloon Fiesta in February 2015 – A total of 15 hot air balloons will take to the skies in Penang in a two-day festival next month, the first time such a lofty event will be held in the state. The RM650,000 festival, to be held on February 21…

AirAsia Removes Fuel Surcharge

AirAsia Removes Fuel Surcharge

AirAsia Removes Fuel Surcharge – AirAsia will be abolishing fuel surcharge effective 26 January 2015 across all of its airlines in the group, as well as its low-cost long haul affiliates AirAsia X, Thai AirAsia X and Indonesia AirAsia X, in line with declining global oil prices. AirAsia was the…

AirAsia Indonesia Plane

Thunderstorm as the cause of AirAsia QZ8501 mishap

Thunderstorm as the cause of AirAsia QZ8501 mishap – Indonesia AirAsia flight QZ8501 climbed at least five times its capability before it stalled and plummeted into the Java Sea killing all 162 aboard. Yesterday, Indonesia’s Transport Minister Ignasius Jonan citing radar tapes, told media that, “the A320 suddenly went up at…

Malaysia Airlines 2015 Specials Sale Promotion

Malaysia Airlines 2015 Specials Sale

Malaysia Airlines 2015 Specials Sale is back  this year and is kick starting the year with incredibly low fares as its ‘2015 Specials’ launches at 12 midnight tomorrow. This is the time for avid travelers to plan their travel for the entire year as the airline offers some never-before deals….

airasia flight qz8501 updates

AirAsia Flight QZ 8501 December 31st Update Press Release

  SURABAYA, 31st DECEMBER 2014 – AirAsia Indonesia wishes to update that The National Search and Rescue Agency (BASARNAS) Republic of Indonesia and other relevant authorities continue to search and recover the passengers of QZ 8501 in the Karimata Strait area. Earlier today, Tony Fernandes, Group CEO of AirAsia and…

AirAsia Flight QZ8501 Latest News

AIRASIA INDONESIA FLIGHT QZ8501 Press Release

 AIRASIA INDONESIA FLIGHT QZ8501 AirAsia Indonesia regrets to confirm that flight QZ8501 from Surabaya to Singapore has lost contact with air traffic control at 07:24 (Surabaya LT) this morning. The flight took off from Juanda International Airport in Surabaya at 0535hours. The aircraft was an Airbus A320-200 with the registration…

AirAsia Plane Missing - Flight QZ8501

AirAsia Plane Missing – Flight QZ8501

AirAsia Plane Missing Flight QZ8501 – Shockingly, an AirAsia plane carrying 162 passengers from Surabaya to Singapore goes missing early Sunday morning 28th December as reported. The last communication between the pilot and air traffic control was at 6.13 a.m. (2313 GMT Saturday) when the pilot “asked to avoid clouds…