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Don't Blame Malaysia Airlines

The Atlantic - 17 Jul 2014
Four other airlines flew along this Ukrainian route more frequently than the beleaguered flag carrier of Malaysia did. Would we make the same assumptions about negligence if the rocket had hit a Lufthansa airplane? The people to blame here are the ones ...
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​Malaysia Airlines keeps widebody options open

Flightglobal - 25 Sep 2017
Malaysia Airlines has stressed that its options are open vis-à-vis its future widebody fleet. "We would like to reiterate that as of now, we have a firm order of 25 Boeing 737 aircraft with everything else being optional," says the carrier in a ...
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Malaysia Airlines accused of sacking cabin crew for being overweight - 22 Sep 2017
Malaysia Airlines is facing uncomfortable questions about the treatment of its staff amid angry claims that some of its cabin crew have been sacked for being “overweight”. The Far Eastern carrier has been accused of ageism and body-shape discrimination ...
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Malaysia Airlines is Buying 16 New Airplanes from Boeing

Fortune - 13 Sep 2017
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak announced the plan to buy additional planes for the country's flag carrier during a visit to the White House on Tuesday, telling U.S. President Donald Trump that Malaysia Airlines would buy 25 Boeing 737 jets and ...
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Malaysia Airlines accused of sacking overweight flight attendants

TODAYonline - 22 Sep 2017
Malaysia Airlines last night, when asked for comment on the matter, stated that it will not discuss issues involving its employees publicly. “Malaysia Airlines wishes to state that any issue involving its staff remains an internal matter and will not ...
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PM: Malaysia Airlines Will Order 787s

Aviation Week - 12 Sep 2017
Editor's note: This is a developing story. Malaysia Airlines Bhd. (MAB) intends to order Boeing 787s and increase its 737-10 orders, according to Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak. Razak mentioned the prospective Boeing orders during a visit to the ...
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Malaysia Airlines flights to Auckland as usual

New Straits Times Online - 18 Sep 2017
KUALA LUMPUR: There are no cancellations for Malaysia Airlines Bhd's flights to Auckland Airport in New Zealand despite the rupture in the main pipeline carrying jet fuel there. Malaysia Airlines in a statement said it has not cancelled any flight due ...
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MyCEB renews partnership with MAB

The Star Online - 25 Sep 2017
Malaysia Airlines is pleased with the results this partnership has brought and we look forward to working with MyCEB for the second year. This strategic partnership offers the perfect synergy for promoting Malaysia as the ideal place for meetings ...
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Najib: Malaysia not a supplicant to US

The Star Online - 24 Sep 2017
Explaining the purchase of Boeing aircraft, Najib said the move was necessary in making Malaysia Airlines the best international airline in the world. "There were two options — Boeing or Airbus — and MAS has chosen to purchase eight Boeing planes ...
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Malaysia Airlines Continues A330 Lease Negotiations

Aviation Week - 13 Sep 2017
Malaysia Airlines Bhd. (MAB) still wants to lease additional Airbus A330s to cover short-term needs, despite the carrier's new commitment to order Boeing 787-9s. Following the announcement of the 787 deal this week, the carrier “confirms that we are ...
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Najib's Boeing buy a promise to Trump he can't keep?

Malaysiakini (subscription) - 25 Sep 2017
If Malaysia Airlines's internal memo is considered authoritative, and there is no reason it shouldn't, as the memo was issued to all 12,000 workers, the first delivery of the eight wide-body Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, with a list price of US$2.5 billion ...
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Malaysia Airlines on track for profit in 2018 despite tough Q2

Flightglobal - 11 Sep 2017
Malaysia Airlines maintains that it is on track to return to profit in 2018, despite suffering through a challenging three months ended 30 June as its domestic and international network performance diverged. The privately-held airline says in its ...
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Boeing deal could see MAS facing further failure, says Dr M

Free Malaysia Today - 25 Sep 2017
PETALING JAYA: Former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad has questioned the deal announced by the government to purchase Boeing aircraft for Malaysia Airlines (MAS) as one that may see the national carrier face another round of failures.
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Malaysia Airlines' new boss is even charming durian vendors

Nikkei Asian Review - 27 Aug 2017
KUALA LUMPUR -- Pak Ali, a durian peddler in the Mont Kiara suburb of Kuala Lumpur, has an affection for Malaysia Airlines. It's one of his country's treasures, he feels. When the national flag carrier in May 2016 announced a plan to change cabin crew ...
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More super discounted fares from Malaysia Airlines - 11 Sep 2017
Also, enjoy Malaysia Airlines' round-trip fares on Business Class to popular domestic destinations from as low as RM599 to Penang, RM899 to Kuching and from RM979 to Kota Kinabalu. Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, Xiamen and London are also ...

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