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Malaysia Airlines Increases Flights Between Kuala Lumpur and Taipei

Subang, 22 October 2013: Malaysia Airlines will be introducing one extra service on its Kuala Lumpur - Taipei route during the Northern Winter 2013 season.

Effective  4 November 2013, the additional flight will be operated by the  B737-800 aircraft with a configuration of 16 business and 144 Economy seats, with on-demand in-flight entertainment system in at every seat.

From this date Malaysia Airlines' current frequencies between Kuala Lumpur and Taipei will be complemented by an additional flight, providing better travel options for customers to enjoy improved connectivity to destinations in the airline's network.

The new flight will depart Kuala Lumpur 12:35am and arrive Taipei at 5.20am on Monday. The inbound flight departs Taipei on Monday at 6.40am and arrive Kuala Lumpur at 11.40am the same day.

Together with the above service as well as existing flights, Malaysia Airlines now provides a total of 19 direct flights between Malaysia and Taiwan, with 12 flights a week from Kuala Lumpur and 7 flights weekly from Kota Kinabalu.

Flight itinerary between Kuala Lumpur and Taipei during the Northern Winter 2013 season

Kuala Lumpur – Taipei – Kuala Lumpur flight times as planned by 4 November 2013 on B737-800:

Flight no.

Days

Departure

Arrival

MH366

Daily

Kuala Lumpur

9.25am

Taipei

2.10pm

MH408

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday

Kuala Lumpur

1.35am

Taipei

6.20am

Effective 4 November 2013

MH408

Monday

Kuala Lumpur

12.35am

Taipei

5.20am

Taipei - Kuala Lumpur - Taipei flight times as planned by 4 November 2013 on B737-800:

Flight no.

Days

Departure

Arrival

MH367

Daily

Taipei

3.10pm

Kuala Lumpur

8.05pm

MH409

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday

Taipei

7.55am

Kuala Lumpur

12.50pm

Effective 4 November 2013

MH409

Monday

Taipei

6.40am

Kuala Lumpur

11.40am

Customers planning their travel on the above services can book and pay through all distribution channels mainly www.malaysiaairlines.com, Malaysia Airlines call centre at 1-300-88-3000 and Malaysia Airlines ticket offices and appointed agents.