Articles Tagged ‘Malaysia Airlines’

Malaysia Airlines makes Darwin its 6th Australian destination

Malaysia Airlines makes Darwin its 6th Australian destination

Malaysia Airlines links Kuala Lumpur with Darwin with four 737-800 flights per week.

Malaysia Airlines swops Osaka for Tokyo from Kota Kinabalu

Malaysia Airlines swops Osaka for Tokyo from Kota Kinabalu

Malaysia Airlines links Kota Kinabalu thrice-weekly with Tokyo Narita, while dropping service to Osaka Kansai.

Malaysia Airlines connects Cochin to its KL-hub

Malaysia Airlines connects Cochin to its KL-hub

Malaysia Airlines starts flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Cochin Airport in India.


Malaysia Airlines resumes its route between Kuala Lumpur and Dubai

Malaysia Airlines resumes its route between Kuala Lumpur and Dubai

Malaysia Airlines re-launched its service from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Dubai Airport with daily frequency

Seat capacity in Malaysia +14.3% in 2013; AirAsia and Malaysia Airlines compete for #1 position

Seat capacity in Malaysia +14.3% in 2013; AirAsia and Malaysia Airlines compete for #1 position

The AirAsia Group might be facing mixed fortunes in other markets, but in Malaysia it has grown to represent a major threat to the country’s national carrier Malaysia Airlines. But as the two carriers compete for market dominance, other players loom on the horizon, including the Lion Air-backed Malindo Air.

Malaysia Airlines welcomes A380s, oneworld membership and return to profitability as competition intensifies

Malaysia Airlines welcomes A380s, oneworld membership and return to profitability as competition intensifies

Competing against AirAsia obviously isn’t easy, but after a difficult period, Malaysia Airlines is gradually getting itself back on track, thanks to new aircraft, capacity and route cuts and lower costs. Air France, Malindo Air and Turkish Airlines are all set to make things even more challenging in the coming months.


Malaysia Airlines relaunches flights from Kota Kinabalu to Osaka Kansai

Malaysia Airlines relaunches flights from Kota Kinabalu to Osaka Kansai

Malaysia Airlines resumes the route from Kota Kinabalu to Osaka Kansai.

Malaysia Airlines continues international expansion from Kota Kinabalu

Malaysia Airlines continues international expansion from Kota Kinabalu

Malaysia Airlines further expands its international reach from Kota Kinabalu with services to Shanghai Pudong.

Malaysia Airlines resumes services from Kota Kinabalu to Perth

Malaysia Airlines resumes services from Kota Kinabalu to Perth

Malaysia Airlines returns on the route from Kota Kinabalu to Perth.


Kathmandu gets eight new international routes in a year; Nepal Airlines cuts capacity by 52%

Kathmandu gets eight new international routes in a year; Nepal Airlines cuts capacity by 52%

Nepal’s only international airport in Kathmandu has seen traffic more than double in the last decade and now serves over 4 million passengers. Delhi remains the busiest international route, but services to which South-East Asian hub could soon replace it? Which is the biggest airline, even though it only has one route? And which is […]

Malaysia Airlines launches new route from Kuala Lumpur to Kathmandu in Nepal

Malaysia Airlines launches new route from Kuala Lumpur to Kathmandu in Nepal

Malaysia Airlines starts flying from Kuala Lumpur International Airport to Kathmandu in Nepal.

Airbus narrows distance to Boeing in July; Malaysia Airlines receives second A380

Airbus narrows distance to Boeing in July; Malaysia Airlines receives second A380

The gap between Airbus and Boeing remains to the advantage of the American air framer in July. But by how many single-aisle aircraft does Airbus lead over Boeing? How many more 777s does Boeing need to deliver to fulfil Emirates’ order? And which important Briton toured Malaysia Airlines’ second A380 during Farnborough Air Show?