is to launch daily direct flights between Tiruchirappli in India and Kuala Lumpur,
the capital city of Malaysia, beginning 1 December 2008. The new
service, the first route launched by AirAsia in India, will be operated with
brand new Airbus A320.
To celebrate this new service, AirAsia is offering
fares from Rs. 699++ (RM49+) one-way excluding all taxes, surcharges
etc. This offer is available until 9 November 2008 for travel between 1 December
2008 and 31 July 2009.
Dato’ Sri Tony Fernandes, Group CEO of AirAsia Berhad
said, “Thiruchi, famous for its fusion architecture and monuments, will be our first destination before we embark on nine other
locations in India within the next one-and-a-half years. Other routes include Madras, Cochin, Madurai and Kovaibutore while for AirAsia X, we are
looking at New Delhi, Mumbai and Hydrabad.”
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