AirAsia has launched a massive 500,000 f(r)ee seats
promotion. This latest special deal includes destinations such as Bali,
Bangkok, Gold Coast, Haikou, Hangzhou, Ho Chi Minh, Hong Kong, Jakarta,
Kota Kinabalu, Langkawi, Kuala Lumpur, Kuching, Melbourne, Perth,
Phuket, Shenzhen, Siem Reap, Singapore, Yogyakarta and many more.
The seats are available on AirAsia's website for
bookings made from 10 - 15 February, 2009 for travel from 12
October, 2009 to January 31, 2010.
Travellers just need to pay for the airport tax
and an administration fee.
Kathleen Tan, Regional Head of Commercial,
AirAsia said, “During a time when most people are cutting down on
traveling and holiday-making, AirAsia comes up with an
irresistible alternative that reinforces its commitment to grow
tourism in the region. Our 500,000 regional free seats campaign is
an important impetus to boost tourist numbers and spread the
economic benefits brought on by tourism. We continue our role as
the chief campaigner for tourism in this part of the world. This
campaign allows travelers from all sectors to easily fly to our
destinations and experience more of the region’s unique cultural
offerings and enjoy various oriental landscapes. We foresee
interest in Southeast Asia and China to snowball among travelers
from within and from outside the region.”
The low-cost airline, which operates over 108
routes to cities in all 10 ASEAN countries, China, India and
Australia, has played a leading role in the growth of tourism in
the region. The airline has carried over 55 million guests on its
vast network of destinations, the most extensive in Asia.
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