Malaysia Airlines, the legendary airline of Malaysia, came into existence on 1st May 1946. This impressive airline covers approximately 60 destinations and it’s fleet size is 96. With the primary hub being Kuala Lumpur International Airport, this enchanting airline has the slogan of ‘More than just an airline.’
The IATA code for Malaysia Airlines is MH.
Malaysia Airlines operates a mixed fleet of Airbus A330-300, Airbus A380-800, Boeing 737-800, Boeing 747-400, Boeing 777-200 ER, Airbus A330-200F and Boeing 747-400F.
Destinations covered by Malaysia Airlines
Malaysia Airlines operates on 114 international routes across six continents. It covers all destinations across Southeast Asia, North and South Asia, the Middle East, Australasia and Europe. Popular destinations covered by this fabulous airline include Kuala Lumpur, Kota Kinabalu, Kuching (Malaysia), Indonesia, Cambodia, Burma, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines, China, Japan and South Korea. Indian cities covered by Malaysia Airlines include Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, and Hyderabad.
Awards and Recognition
The dedicated, efficient services and remarkable amenities has enabled Malaysia Airlines to bag several prestigious awards,. To name a few- World Travel Awards (WTA) 2013, The World's 5-Star Airline Award (2013), Best Airline Signature Dish 2013, World's Best Cabin Staff 2012, Best First Class Cellar (2012) and Best First Class Red Wine (2012).
Incredible amenities offered by Malaysia Airlines
Malaysia Airlines offers three types of classes to the travellers which includes - First Class, Business Class and Economy Class. This airline provides the travellers with enriching and impressive amenities which is one of the reasons behind this airline’s popularity among the globe-trotters. This enchanting airline delights the business and first class travellers with in-flight entertainment such as TV shows, videos, games and mind-blowing songs. Hot meals and beverages are provided to all the passengers.
Malaysia Airlines offers the web check-in facility thereby enabling the travellers comfortable and hassle free experience. You can web check-in anywhere between 48 hours to 90 minutes before flight’s departure. The web check-in facility allows you to choose the seat of your choice. Please note the passengers cannot check-in from Brunei, Dubai, Kunming, Xiamen, Krabi and codeshare flights operated by it’s partner carrier.
Free baggage allowance for First class passengers is 50kg, Business class is 40kg and Economy class is 30kg. Along with checked baggage, Malaysian Airlines allows its passengers to carry hand bags or over head bags, the weight of which should not exceed 10 kg in total.