AIRASIA X HITS OFF WITH ITS MASSIVE SALES CAMPAIGN
Fly X-tra Long from as Low as RM149 (All in fare)
SEPANG, 1 MARCH 2011 – AirAsia X, Asia’s leading long haul, low fare airline today hits off with its “Massive Sales” campaign to all its long-haul destinations (excluding Tehran and Tokyo), following the recent AirAsia’s Big sale campaign which took off from 22 – 27 February, 2011.
Guest may be able to grab the low fares offer to London (Stansted), Taiwan (Taipei), China (Tianjin, Hangzhou, and Chengdu), Australia (Gold Coast, Melbourne, Perth) and India (Mumbai, Delhi), Korea (Seoul), New Zealand (Christchurch) and France (Paris). This fantastic promotion will be available for 6 days only for online bookings from 1st March (12:00 noon KL time) to 6th March (00:00 midnight KL time), 2011 for travel from 13 September, 2011 to 29 February, 2012.
The Massive Sale low fares offer are limited and available on first-come, first-served basis and made exclusively online via www.airasia.com.
Highly in demand “Kangaroo Routes” in Australia such as Gold Coast, Perth and Melbourne are available from RM199* while those planning for a European getaway can opt to fly to London and Paris from as low as RM529*.
Fares to China are offered from as low as RM149* to Chengdu and from RM199* to Tianjin and scenic Hangzhou. This RM199* low fare offer also includes picturesque and street food haven, Taiwan and exotic destinations to India (Delhi and Mumbai.
Those opting to travel to Kimchi land, Korea (Seoul) or to the gateway of South Island, Christchurch, fares as low as RM249* are available for grabs.
It is also noteworthy to highlight that this “Massive Sales” campaign offering will also be available for our Premium seats to all AirAsia X destinations above from as low as RM729*.
For selected destinations within the AirAsia X network, guests are also offered our connecting “Fly Thru” services “Massive Sales” fares. Log on to www.airasia.com for more details.
Azran Osman-Rani, Chief Executive Officer of AirAsia X said: “This moment of the year gives us the opportunity to enable more people to get a taste of what we’re all about – low fares, and great holiday choices. We always make it a point to provide affordable and quality air travel for our guests. AirAsia X is pleased to offer once again our low fare offerings to all our long-haul destinations (excluding Tehran and Tokyo). Our “Massive Sales” promo campaign on both our economy and premium class seats along with our “Fly Thru” connecting fare promotions on selected AirAsia X destinations will allow guests a better flying choice and experience. Guests will be able to maximize on our extensive route network to travel to more places with our incredible low fares.”
“We believe our “Massive Sales” campaign would encourage more visits from tourists which in turn will give boost to local businesses. Our observation from past campaigns also saw a surge of inbound traffic to Malaysia which helped stimulate the growth of the tourism industry. We are very pleased to play our part, in ensuring the success of the country’s tourism and economic growth.”
On these long-haul routes, guests will have the chance to experience the new comfortable ‘flatbed Premium seats’ on AirAsia X’s brand new A330 and A340 aircrafts. The flatbed seats are standard business class specifications of 20” width, 60” pitch and stretches out to 77” in full recline position. The seats 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 will get to enjoy the following premium complimentary product and services: Pick A Seat, Priority Check-in, Priority Boarding, Priority Baggage, Baggage Allowance, Combo Meal and Comfort Kit. On top of that, AirAsia X has also revamped its economy class seats with new ergonomical, reclineable seats at 31” pitch equipped with comfortable adjustable headrests. The airline also decided to move away from traditional black leather and opt for a mix of red and grey, which contributes to brighter cabin ambience.
Guests may also complement their travel plans with great online hotel deals and tour packages via AirAsiaGo at www.airasiago.com, where they may choose tours, activities and holiday lodgings from over 70,000 hotels worldwide including ground transfers.
For greater savings, guests are encouraged to purchase their food, baggage, and hot seats online at www.airasia.com.
* Fare is applicable for one way travel only and is inclusive of airport tax. Terms and Condition apply.