MAVCOM lauds MAHB interlining KLIA and klia2 for airlines and passengers’ convenience

12 August 2019 The Malaysian Aviation Commission (MAVCOM) lauded Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd’s (MAHB) plan to interline Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) and klia2. Executive chairman Dr Nungsari Ahmad Radhi said airports should be ‘well-integrated or interlined’, allowing passengers to have various connecting flights to other destinations worldwide. “When airport terminals are interlined, it becomes … Continue reading MAVCOM lauds MAHB interlining KLIA and klia2 for airlines and passengers’ convenience

AirAsia Starts Petition Against High Malaysia Airport Passenger Charges

12 August 2019 By Joanna Bailey AirAsia has launched a petition against what they are calling ‘unfair’ passenger service charges at Malaysia’s airports. The budget carrier says charges have been increased more than 200% in three years, and argue that passengers using low-cost hubs should pay less than those using full-service airports. Problems at klia2 … Continue reading AirAsia Starts Petition Against High Malaysia Airport Passenger Charges

MAVCOM envisions more airlines land at KLIA and boost its global connectivity

12 August 2019 The Malaysian Aviation Commission (MAVCOM) urges Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd’s (MAHB) to woo more airlines to land in Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) so as to boost its global connectivity. MAVCOM executive chairman Dr Nungsari Ahmad Radhi said most of the KLIA traffic was within Malaysia and the Southeast Asia region. “We … Continue reading MAVCOM envisions more airlines land at KLIA and boost its global connectivity

MAHB to start open-gate concept at KLIA, klia2 boarding lounges

9 August 2019 Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) will implement a passenger reconciliation system (PRS) at both terminals of the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) by December 2019 to increase efficiency by allowing real-time validation of passenger information at screening checkpoints. The PRS includes the open-gate concept at boarding lounges at klia2. In a statement … Continue reading MAHB to start open-gate concept at KLIA, klia2 boarding lounges

AirAsia launches petition to protest hike in passenger service charge

8 August 2019 Low-cost airline AirAsia has launched a petition to protest the RM23 additional passenger service charge (PSC) for passengers travelling beyond Asean from RM50 to RM73 per person. At the time of writing, the petition, which was launched mid-last night has garnered 28,568 signatures. “We opposed this increase by not collecting the additional … Continue reading AirAsia launches petition to protest hike in passenger service charge