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Fact Sheet

Malaysia Airlines

Malaysia Airlines is the national carrier of Malaysia, offering the best way to fly to, from and around Malaysia. Malaysia Airlines carries 40,000 guests daily on memorable journeys inspired by Malaysia's diverse richness. Malaysia Airlines embodies the incredible diversity of Malaysia, capturing its rich traditions, cultures, cuisines and warm hospitality on board, while opening up more of Malaysia's destinations than any other airline.

Since September 2015, the airline has been owned and operated by Malaysia  Airlines  Berhad. Via its alliance with oneworld®, Malaysia Airlines offers superior connectivity with seamless journeys to 1,000 destinations across 150 plus countries, and access to over 650 airport lounges worldwide. Up to 90 destinations will be serviced across Asia, Africa, the Americas and the Middle East via a new codeshare partnership with Emirates, signed in early 2016. 


First Class

A New Definition of Luxury


Embark on a flight of indulgence.

Prepare for a journey of luxury, pampering and gentle courtesy. Settle down in your spacious seat, complete with ottoman and all the privacy you need.
Adjust your headrest or seat at a touch of a button for maximum comfort.


It's a world of select entertainment.

When you feel like entertainment, fold out your 23-inch screen and choose form a plethora of movies and short features.
Browse our selection of CDs from which you can create your own playlist.


Enjoy undisturbed sleep.

When you're ready to settle in a good night's sleep, alert our cabin crew to prepare your bed. Enjoy the comforts of a quilted mattress, large pillows and cos down-filled duvet.


Private washrooms for personal comfort.

For your convenience, we have two spacious and well-appointed washrooms.


First class is only available on A380 flights. 



Business Class

Experience The Sheer Comfort


A truly soothing welcome.

Step in and be greeted by a calming ambience and a warm welcome from our world-class cabin crew. Mood lighting simulates day to night changes, helping you adjust comfortably through time zones.


Enjoy the silence within your personal comfort zone.

Stow away personal effects in the dedicated storage area. Adjust the seat for maximum comfort, then sink in and prepare for a comfortable journey ahead.


It's perfectly suited for business.

Your seat transforms into a mini office with ample working space. Unobtrusive service from our staff will keep your every need attended to without breaking your concentration.


Dine Anytime for your convenience.

If you're feeling peckish, order your favourite meal with the Dine Anytime service. As its name suggests, it allows First and long-haul Business Class customers to enjoy meals at their convenience.


Relax to moments of quiet entertainment.

When it's time to take a break, choose from a variety of entertainment options - movies or music on-demand. For a more intimate audio experience, use our noise-cancelling headphones.


When it's time to rest, strecth out in comfort.

Call it a day by dimming the lights and strecthing out for a good night's slumber.



Economy Class

Making Flying Enjoyable


We make guest feel at home.

No matter who you are or where you come from, our world-class cabin crew will make you feel at home.


Economy doesn't mean compromising on comfort.

On board our Economy Class, you'll enjoy competitive fares with premium services, complimentary baggage allowance and meals.


Quality of entertainment is First-Class.

Enjoy the same advanced in-flight entertainment that's in First Class. Choose from a plethora of movies, short features, and music CDs.


Delicious choices make mealtimes a pleasure.

Where we come from, we take our food seriously. A variety of choices will cater to different taste buds and dietary requirements - from rich and spicy to low sodium and vegetarian. All onboard meals are halal.


Now even if you're travelling on shorter routes, enjoy a warm meal. Meals have been revamped and after we've increased portions by 20%, they are heartier than ever.





No. of aircraft: 6                                     Passenger seating: 486

 Classes First Business Economy
 Baggage (kg) 50 40 30
 Lie-flat seat - - -
 No. of seats 8 66 412
 Seat pitch (inches) 89" 74" 32"
 Seat width (inches)
26.1" 22" 18"






No. of aircraft: 15                                   Passenger seating: 290

 Classes Business Economy
 Baggage (kg) 40 30
 Lie-flat seat - -
 No. of seats 27 263
 Seat pitch (inches) 43"/44" 32"
 Seat width (inches)
20" 17.5"






No. of aircraft: 54                                   Passenger seating: 160

 Classes Business Economy
 Baggage (kg) 40 30
 Lie-flat seat - -
 No. of seats 27 263
 Seat pitch (inches) 43"/44" 32"
 Seat width(inches)
20" 17.5"



Malaysia Aviation Group

Malaysia Airlines and its subsidiaries are a part of the Malaysia Aviation Group- a global aviation group with subsidiaries and equity investments organised into four distinct business segments: Air Transportation Services, Ground Services, Aircraft Leasing, and Talent Development.



Operating out of the Penang and Subang hubs, Firefly provides connections to various points within Malaysia, Southern Thailand, Singapore and Sumatera of Indonesia. The airline aims to bring communities closer through its network of point-to-point flights, and link the world to these communities.

Incorporation date: 13 June 1995






MAB Kargo, the cargo division of the Malaysia Aviation Group, operates scheduled, chartered air cargo services, ground handling services as well as airport to seaport cargo logistics via ground transportation. It also delivers through freighter services and belly space capacity on Malaysia Airlines Berhad.

Incorporation date: 17 September 2015





East Malaysia’s first commuter airline catering to the air travel needs of Sarawak and Sabah's travelling population by providing affordable fares, convenient schedule and connections within the two states in Borneo. As a Malaysia Aviation Group subsidiary, MASwings also links with Malaysia Airlines for greater connectivity.

Incorporation date: 17 May 2007


  AeroDarat Services SdnBhd (formerly known as MAB Ground Handling Services Sdn Bhd), provides ground handling services in KL International Airport and 15 other
  airports across Malaysia, including ramp and cargo services. AeroDarat focuses on enhancing the efficiency and effectiveness of ground handling services to Malaysia
  Airlines' passengers and aircraft as well as third party airlines.

  Incorporation date: 22 May 2015



Please note that bassinet seats are not available in First Class cabin. In case you want to proceed with your booking, please click "Continue"