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Win a Joyride on Malaysia Airlines’ A380 with ‘The Big Flight’

Friday, 23 March 2012, Subang – Treat yourself and three best friends to be the first on a unique joyride flight on board the new Malaysia Airlines A380 in June 2012 by joining ‘The Big Flight’ competition. All you have to do is submit a creative short video and garner votes to win. It’s that easy! 

Malaysia Airlines today launched ‘The Big Flight’ competition at its official YouTube brand channel. Residents of , age 18 years and above with a valid passport can join by submitting a short video about why they are unique and deserve to fly on the Malaysia Airlines A380 Joyride. Check out the details and submit your video at http://www.youtube.com/MalaysiaAirlines.

Twenty shortlisted videos will be chosen based on creativity, originality and overall impression. The shortlisted videos will then be put up on YouTube for voting by the public and the top eight most voted videos will win the joyride tickets. Submission of videos ends on 22 April 2012.

According to Malaysia Airlines Senior Vice President for Marketing & Promotions, Al-Ishsal Ishak, “This is the first time for any airline to give YouTube users an opportunity to be part of a milestone moment in ’s aviation history – to be part of Malaysia Airlines’ A380 Pride of Nation campaign that we launched early this month.”

“The Malaysia Airlines A380 Joyride will be like no other. There is much excitement around the arrival of our new aircraft and Malaysia Airlines is giving 8 lucky and creative winners to bring along 3 friends each on exclusive experience in the air. Tell us through YouTube just why you are so special and unique that you deserve to fly on the gigantic A380 Joyride. Start shooting your videos and send it in!” he added.

Malaysia Airlines is on track to receive the first of six A380 aircraft in mid-June 2012. This first Malaysia Airlines A380 aircraft’s exterior will showcase its fresh new blue livery that retains the national airline’s rich ‘wau’ heritage. The aircraft will 494 seats in a three-class configuration comprising 8 First Class, 66 Business Class seats and 420 Economy Class seats. The A380 will fly the – route from July 2012 onwards.

For more information on ‘The Big Flight’ competition, go to www.youtube.com/MalaysiaAirlines.


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