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Time to Travel with Malaysia Airlines - National Air Carrier Offers Irresistible Travel Deals

Subang, 25 October 2012 : Malaysia Airlines is sharing its 40th Anniversary celebrations with customers by offering not-to-miss deals for domestic and international air travel.

Great deals, under the banner of “40 Years of Amazing Journeys Together", with economy class airfares discounted up to 20% and 35% off current market fares for Malaysian domestic travel and international travel respectively are up for grabs from now till 5th Nov 2012. Likewise business class fares, discounted up to 40% for domestic travel and 45% for international travel from existing offers are available for bookings now. These fares are valid for travel with immediate effect till 30 June 2013.

These offers cover fares from Malaysia to various Malaysia Airlines’ destinations in South East Asia, North Asia, South Asia, Australia, North America and Europe.

Malaysia Airlines Regional Senior Vice President for Malaysia/ASEAN, Encik Muzammil Mohamad said, “It has been 40 wonderful years with numerous milestones for Malaysia Airlines. This year as we introduced the A380 into our fleet we had our 5-Star Airline status renewed by Skytrax, and in commemoration of the 4 decades of flying as Malaysia Airlines and delivering the world renowned Malaysian Hospitality, we have launched a series of year-long activities to celebrate the 40 years of support from customers and staff. This promotion is one of the many campaigns during the celebrations where we invite our customers to enjoy great deals and travel with us".

“The economy class fare to London starts from only RM3409. This is a promotional fare for travel on our latest flagship product, the A380 where customers can look forward to experiencing our premium services on-board the A380. The world-class meals, beverages, in-flight entertainment and other facilities will surely be a traveler’s delight”, added Muzammil.

Other European destinations that are up for grabs are Paris and Frankfurt which starts from an all-inclusive RM2889 for return economy class travel while business class travel from Kuala Lumpur to London starts from only RM11019.

In the South East Asia region, the economy class return fares to Medan starts from only RM369, to Singapore from only RM509 and to Brunei and Siem Reap from only RM569. Business class fares to Singapore starts from RM1379.

Travel to destinations in China such as Shanghai and Beijing are priced starting from RM1279 for economy class. For a fare starting from only RM1379, customers are able to fly to Kunming on economy class while economy class travel to Taipei is up for grabs starting from only RM1159 and RM1669 onwards to Osaka. Business class fares to Shanghai and Beijing is priced starting from only RM3179.

For South Asian destinations, customers can fly economy class to Mumbai from RM1609 and to Chennai for an attractive fare starting from only RM1169. Business class fares to Mumbai starts from RM5529 and to Chennai, fares are up for grabs from RM2439.

For this holiday season, customers can take a break down-under with attractive fares to Sydney and Brisbane from only RM2189 or to Melbourne from only RM2169. Business class fare to Sydney starts from RM6579.

The national carrier is also offering an amazing fare starting from only RM3909 on economy class to Los Angeles.

On the home-front, flying out from Kuala Lumpur to Penang, Langkawi or Johor Bahru on economy class starts from only RM244, RM274 and RM254 respectively. This is an exciting offer for the school holidays season.

Fly to Kuching or Kota Kinabalu from Kuala Lumpur with fares starting from only RM458. On Business class, fares to both destinations start from only RM1568 and RM1968 respectively.

In conjunction with this 40th anniversary campaign, MASholidays, the travel arm of Malaysia Airlines has also designed all-inclusive attractive package tours for customers. A 5 days 4 nights London-Paris Eurostar package is priced from only RM5240 including the Eurostar train tickets. The 4 days 3 nights Hong Kong Disneyland tour package starts from only RM2540 and it includes the Disneyland day ticket. Malaysia Airlines is also promoting a skiing adventure with a 6days 4nights Korea Ski Spectacular package from only RM3740.

Encik Muzammil said, "The above mentioned offers are only a fraction of what this campaign has to offer. We urge customers to check out all our wonderful offers via all Malaysia Airlines distribution channels. Customers can also participate in the Spend & Win contest at the MITM Travel Fair from 26 October - 28 October 2012. To be in the running to win free holidays to Sydney, Hong Kong and Bali, all you have to do is purchase a Malaysia airlines ticket or a MASholidays package using your MasterCard.” he further added.

All the above and more offers are available in the MITM Travel Fair from 26-28 October 2012 at MidValley Megamall, Kuala Lumpur. MASholidays booth numbers are 2011/12 and 2021/22.

These offers are also available to customers at all distribution channels mainly www.malaysiaairlines.com, Malaysia Airlines 24 hours toll free number 1 300 88 3000, MH Buddy in Malaysia Airlines Facebook, MHmobile, Malaysia Airlines ticket offices and appointed agents throughout Malaysia. MASholidays packages can also be booked online at holiday.malaysiaairlines.com and at MAS ticketing offices at KL Sentral and Skypark, Subang.

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