Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Kuching flight cancellation

Malaysia Airlines cancels flights to Kuching for today
Tuesday, January 11, 2011 1:37 PM GMT +8. Please check this page for regular updates.

Malaysia Airlines has cancelled all flights to and from Kuching today due to the temporary closure of the runway at Kuching International Airport. Other flights to or from other destinations to Kuching are also cancelled.

The only 2 flights that will be operating out of Kuching for today will be:-

Kuching to Kuala Lumpur (MH2515) departing at 2.05pm
Kuching to Kuala Lumpur (MH2597) departing at 8.00pm

The following flights have been cancelled:

Passengers on the affected flights have several options:

> Re-book on the next available flight tomorrow, however this is subject to the re-opening of Kuching airport.

> Change the travel date at no fee (regardless of ticket type) by 18 January 2011.

> Get a full refund depending on the terms and conditions of the fare type. Restricted tickets can be converted to a travel voucher with a 3-month validity.

Malaysia Airlines urges passengers who are booked on our flights to and from Kuching to check the status of their latest flights status or to call the MAS Call Center 1300-88-3000 (within Malaysia) or +603-7843 3000 (outside Malaysia) or visit our ticketing offices before leaving to the airport.

Passengers can also check the flight status on their mobile phone by visiting flymas.mobi

As for the 'lousy' AirAsia their flight details as below: