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SEPANG, 7 FEBRUARY 2013 – Kick start the Lunar New Year and your Valentine’s Day celebration on AirAsia X, the leading long-haul low fare affiliate of the AirAsia Group with our latest meal offerings and amazing low fares up for grabs!

Guests’ onboard AirAsia X flights can look forward to an array of new meals and snacks, adding to our current delectable meal and snack offerings.  Our latest menu offerings include Dim Sum and Oolong Tea Combo for only MYR 8 or add some sizzle into your celebration with our latest wine, the Jacob’s Creek sparkling white wine for only MYR 25. The latest offerings are available for guest purchases onboard all flights across its network (excluding Jeddah). To top things up, AirAsia X’s guests on board may also enjoy a 10% discount* on all duty-free inflight products from now till 28 February 2013.

Azran Osman-Rani, CEO of AirAsia X said, “We are continuously enhancing our ancillary offerings onboard, going the extra mile in improving our services and offering new products to our guests. From fulfilling our commitment in ensuring “Now Everyone Can Fly X-tra Long” with our affordable fares, to enhancing guests traveling experience on board, we would like to ensure that our guests have a pleasant journey with us across our vast route network in Asia, Australia and the Middle East.”

AirAsia X’s new inflight snack offerings in addition to our delectable food and wine additions include popular snacks-  Crispy Seaweed (Original/Spicy) for MYR 5, Choco Pie (set of 2pcs) for MYR 4, Super Cup Noodle – Kimchi flavor for MYR6 and Evian Mineral water for MYR 4.

AirAsia X is also offering promotional fares in conjunction with the festive season with one way all in fares from as low as MYR299 on Economy, and from as low as MYR799 on our Premium Flatbed from Kuala Lumpur to AirAsia X destinations in Taiwan (Taipei), Korea (Seoul), Japan (Tokyo, Osaka), Australia (Sydney, Perth, Melbourne, Gold Coast) and China (Shanghai, Beijing, Hangzhou, Chengdu).  Bookings are available online from now until 17th February 2013, for the travel period from 1st April 2013 to 31 July, 2013.

Azran added, “There’s always a reason to celebrate and our promotional deals would further offer our guests an amazing escapade with their loved ones or significant other, family or friends to the many amazing destinations on our network.”

AirAsia X was the first long-haul, low fare carrier to introduce Premium Flatbed seats, which have standard business class specifications of 20” width, 60” pitch and stretch out to 77” in full recline position.

The Premium flatbeds feature universal power sockets, adjustable headrests and built-in personal utilities such as tray table, drink holder, reading light and privacy screen. Premium seat guests also enjoy premium complimentary products and services including Pick A Seat, Priority Check-in, Priority Boarding, Priority Baggage, 25kg Baggage Allowance, Complimentary Meal and Pillow & Duvet.

On top of that, AirAsia X recently introduced the “Quiet Zone” cabin on all its long-haul flights across China, Taiwan, Japan, Korea, Australia and Nepal. The new service enhancement is exclusively for guests who are above age 12. The “Quiet Zone” cabin features a new ambiance with soft lighting, offering a more relaxing cabin atmosphere, which will ensure a more pleasant journey for our guests.

It is also noteworthy to highlight that recently, AirAsia X was recognised among the top 5 best in-flight meals served on-board under the long-haul, low cost airline category at the 2012 inaugural Skyscanner Asia Pacific Food Awards. Airlines in the low cost long-haul category were rated based on taste, presentation, and value for money. The airlines were voted via a survey conducted on 200 international travellers and bloggers who had flown with low cost long haul carriers within the past three months from the Asia Pacific region.

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* Discount only applicable on D7 flights. Not applicable to tobacco products. No minimum purchase required.   

  While stocks last.


About the AirAsia Group

AirAsia, the leading and largest low-cost carrier in Asia, services the most extensive network with 85 destinations. Within 11 years of operations, AirAsia has carried over 180 million guests and grown its fleet from just two aircraft to approximately 118. The airline today is proud to be a truly ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) airline with established operations based in Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Japan and the Philippines servicing a network stretching across all ASEAN countries, China, India, Sri Lanka and Australia. AirAsia was named the World’s Best Low Cost Airline in the annual World Airline Survey by Skytrax for four consecutive years in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012.

About AirAsia X

AirAsia X is the low-cost, long-haul affiliate carrier of the AirAsia Group that currently flies to destinations in Jeddah, China, Australia, Taiwan¸ Korea, Japan and Nepal. The airline currently flies to 14 destinations across 7 countries and operates a fleet of 9 Airbus A330-300s, each with a seat configuration of 12 Premium Flatbeds and 365 Economy seats. The airline has carried over 8 million guests since it commenced long-haul in 2007. Our vision is to further solidify our position as the global leader in low-cost, long-haul aviation and create the first global multi-hub low-cost carrier network along with other carriers of the AirAsia Group.

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