Malaysia Airlines is a major airline which operates from Kuala Lumpur International Airport and other secondary hubs i.e. Kota Kinabalu International Airport and Kuching International Airport. Founded on 12 October 1937, the airline owns two subsidiary airlines i.e. Firefly and MASwings. The airline has diversified into related industries and sectors including aircraft leasing, aviation engineering, air catering and much more. It also has 28 subsidiaries, Malaysia Airlines fully own 25 of them.
It’s headquarter is located at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Sepang. The airline has also received many awards from the Aviation Industry and recognition as the leading airline in Asia too. The airline is also known to offer some cheap flight deals on airline tickets.
Connectivity and Fleet size
Malaysia Airlines flies to a total of 55 nations throughout Europe, Oceana and Asia. The airlines have 76 active aircraft's, 54 are from Boeing and 22 from Airbus Industries. Airbus A330-330 which is used primarily for medium-long routes, while Airbus A380 is the flagship carrier of the airline. Boeing 737-800 is the regional workhorse fleet. All Malaysian Airlines have an Economy and Business Class section and First Class service is only present on Airbus A380 aircraft.
Services and Amenities
Malaysian Airlines provide comfort by offering seats equipped with features lie ample legroom, extra pitch, headrest, footrest and much more. In-flight entertainment options are available like watching a movie or TV shows. And you can also play games and listen to music as well.
Malaysian Airlines offers 20 different meals which suit all your religious, medical and dietary requirements. Moreover, all meals served in the airline are halal.
Checked Baggage Allowance
For all locations except North and South America:
For First Class: 50 kg (110lb).
For Business Class: 40kg (88lb).
For Economy Class: 30kg (66lb).
To and from North and South America:
For First Class: 32 kg (70lb).
For Business Class: 32 kg (70lb).
For Economy Class: 23 kg (50lb).
Carry-On Baggage Allowance
All carry-on baggage should fit comfortably under the seat or in the overhead bin. In addition to a personal item like laptop, purse or overcoat, passengers traveling in Economy Class are allowed one carry-on bag. The dimensions should not exceed 115cm/45 inches (length + height + width) and must not weigh more than 7kg (15lb).
For First and Business Class, passengers are allowed up to two bags of the same above mentioned parameters.