AirAsia X, which launched flights between Kuala
Lumpur and Taipei on 23 April 2009 with only 5 weekly flights, has
confirmed it is to increase the services to daily from 19 October
To celebrate the additional flights, AirAsia
will be offering an all-in-fare from just RM129 (TWD1, 290) from
Kuala Lumpur to Taipei.
The promotional fare is open for sale
between 23 and 31 July 2009, for travel between 19 October 2009
and 10 January 2010.
Citibank AirAsia Credit Cardholders
can enjoy 24 hours
priority booking (from today, 22nd July 2009 onwards) ahead of the
general public for this promotion.
Azran Osman Rani, Chief
Executive Officer of AirAsia X said, “The response has been
incredible ever since the opening of the Kuala Lumpur – Taipei
route. We are running at more than 75% load factor.”
Kathleen Tan, Regional Head of
Commercial, AirAsia added, “The
commencement of the daily flight will provide both business
and leisure travelers with more flexibility and greater choice to
connect onto AirAsia and AirAsia X’s extensive route network via
its hub in Kuala Lumpur to get across Asia, Australia, and
The Kuala Lumpur - Taipei route is serviced
by Airbus A330- 300 aircraft which holds 383 economy seats
including 28 Premium seat.
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