A milestone for MYAirline: One million passengers carried

An MYAirline Airbus parked on the tarmac.
Photo Credit: MYAirline
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​​MYAirline, Malaysia’s newest ultra-low-cost airline, proudly announced that it has achieved a very significant milestone, having now flown over one million passengers.

The airline’s milestone was reached after passengers arrived at Kuala Lumpur International Airport from Kuching, Malaysia at 3:00 PM, where passengers were greeted with a special surprise at the baggage claim area.

The one million milestone

All passengers from flight Z98104 received a surprise, including freebies and merchandise collection, and case vouchers funded by Plaza Premium Lounge.

The ten lucky passengers also received free return flight tickets to top destinations within Malaysia flown by MYAirline.

MYAirline’s inaugural flight on the 1st of December 2022 marked an era of post-covid fierce competition within the Malaysian domestic market and has significantly grown since its inaugural.


The airline flies from Kuala Lumpur to destinations including Kota Kinabalu, Kuching, Kota Bharu, Langkawi, Penang, Sibu, Tawau, Miri, and an inter-city route linking Kota Kinabalu and Tawau.

MYAirline passengers receive gifts at Arrivals in KL.

Chief Executive Officer of MyAirline, Rayner Teo: commented on the remarkable milestone and shared his optimism about the one million passengers carried: 

“We are thrilled to celebrate this incredible accomplishment of surpassing one million passengers after six months since our first flight launch. This success would not have been possible without the continuous support and trust of our valued passengers.”

“We remain committed to providing exceptional services and memorable experiences as we continue to grow and serve the MYAirline community.”

“This celebration is a testament to the hard work and dedication of the entire MYAirline family, who have consistently ensured excellent on-time performance and delivered top-notch services.”

A sense of pride

MYAirline took immense pride on achieve the milestone. The airline’s rapid growth of its ultra-efficient fleet of A320 and passenger levels, allowed the airline to record its 1,000,000th passenger.

The airline began flying with only three aircraft at the beginning, now the Malaysian low-cost carrier now flies eight A320s.

The expansion addresses the increase in the demand for passenger traffic within Malaysia and South East Asia, while at the same time delivering excellent inflight service and quality. Looking bad 6 months ago, the airline has never been so successful.

The milestone reflects MYAirline’s dedication to quality of service, reliability, and safety. 

First Ever International Flight 

The airline celebrated its first-ever international flight on the 28th of June 2023 to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport.

Bangkok warmly welcomed MYAirline (Z9) flight Z9 550/551 KUL-BKK-KUL in which Bangkok Flight Service professionally provides full handling services for passengers, ramp service, and cargo. 

Photo Credit: Bangkok Flight Service 

About MY Airlines 

MYAirline Sdn Bhd is Malaysia’s latest low-cost airline set up in January 2021. The low-cost carrier’s fleet consists of Airbus A320-200 aircraft, with its base at Kuala Lumpur International Airport KLIA 2.

The airline will constantly review its performance and expand its operations accordingly.

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