AirAsia Joins with MPT in Myanmar Offering 20% flight discount for mobile users

20 Mar 2018

YANGON, 20 March 2018 – AirAsia is partnering with Myanma Posts and Telecommunications (MPT), the first and leading telecommunications company in Myanmar, to expand the possibility of low-fare travel by offering a promotional discount exclusively for MPT mobile users.

AirAsia is kicking off ‘AirAsia On Sale’ mobile campaign by giving 20 percent discount to all MPT users for AirAsia flight bookings made only on the AirAsia mobile application.

MPT subscribers can apply the promo code “MPT20” on the AirAsia mobile app and enjoy bookings with special fares from 22.30 hrs on March 29 – 22.30 hrs on April 1, 2018 for travel between 1 July – 30 September 2018.

The promotional discount applies to all AirAsia routes except those operated by AirAsia Japan (flight code DJ) and AirAsia Indonesia’s domestic routes (flight code QZ).

The world’s leading low-cost carrier recognizes the growing demands for quality and economical air transportation in Myanmar and is committed to enabling the world-class services in the market.

“AirAsia strives to improve the experience of flying and increase affordability to make air travel possible for everyone. With commitment and collaboration from our visionary partner at MPT, we envisage freedom of people in Myanmar to travel and see other cultures. This partnership marks another important milestone for AirAsia in Myanmar as we continue to strengthen our brand and explore potential localization opportunities,” said Matthew Mok, Regional Head of Partnership at AirAsia.

“With MPT’s widest mobile network coverage in Myanmar, we can reach out and provide this amazing discount privilege to the largest customer base in the country. All MPT users can access the AirAsia application on their smartphones and book their preferred trips with an exclusive discount of 20 percent off the base fare,” said Reizo Umeda, Chief Commercial Officer of MPT KSGM Joint Operations.

“We are excited to be partnering with AirAsia to reward our loyal subscribers with this special offer and appreciate the carrier’s effort and commitment in bringing affordable travel experience to the people of Myanmar,” he added.

AirAsia currently operates direct flights between Yangon-Bangkok (Don Mueang Airport) 4 flights per day, Yangon-Kuala Lumpur 1 flight per day, and Mandalay- Bangkok (Don Mueang Airport) 1 flight per day. Passengers can explore beyond Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur with our Fly-Thru service by doing a single transit in either city and hop further to the other inspiring destinations in AirAsia’s expansive networks.

Find out more about this and many other promotions and activities from AirAsia at Facebook (facebook.com/AirAsia), Twitter (twitter.com/AirAsia) and website (airasia.com). To enjoy the discounted fares, download AirAsia application on the App Store for iOS users and on Google Play for Android users.