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Published: Friday July 11, 2014 MYT 12:00:00 AM
Updated: Friday July 11, 2014 MYT 7:26:02 AM

Airlines offer 54,000 seats for ‘balik kampung’ crowd

KUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia and Malindo Air are offering 54,000 seats for balik kampung trips during this Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebration.

AirAsia said it had added 50,000 seats since May 26 to popular routes such as Kuala Lumpur-Kota Baru, Johor Baru-Kuching, Johor Baru-Miri and vice-versa, while international routes included from Kuala Lumpur to Palembang, Padang and Solo.

The low-cost airline said in a statement that extra frequency had been added to routes such as Langkawi, Singapore and Chiang Mai for those seeking getaways during the festive season. Travel period for the seats offered by AirAsia is from July 24 to Aug 4.

Malindo Air said it had an additional 4,000 seats for its domestic destinations with the travel period from July 23 to Aug 4. — Bernama

Tags / Keywords: Transport & Safety, AirAsia, Malindo Air


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