Myanmar Airways International Co., Ltd., also known as Myanmar Airways International was founded in the year 1946 (as Union of Burma Airways). It is an international flag carrier of Myanmar and headquartered in Yangon, Myanmar. This airline operates scheduled international services to destinations mainly in Southeast Asia. The main hub of Myanmar Airways is located at Yangon International Airport. Myanmar Airways International is the sponsor of the 2013 SEA Games.
. It has a fleet size of 9 aircrafts (including 4 Airbus A319-100 and 5 Airbus A320-200) that helps it to cover 18 destinations (including both domestic and international). Myanmar Airways International has a special frequent-flyer program -"Sky Smile" that offers two levels of membership- Diamond and Ruby. Members of these program levels get special benefits and privileges by airline authorities.
Myanmar Airways International Top Flight Routss
Myanmar Airways International has a fleet size of 9 airlines which lets it operates flights to 18 destinations across the world. Popular domestic destinations covered by MAI are Yangon, Mandalay & Naypyidaw, while Phnom Penh & Siem Reap (Cambodia), Guangzhou (China), Gaya & Delhi (India), Fukuoka, Ibaraki , Kagoshima, Kumamoto, Nagasaki, Okinawa, Osaka & Tokyo (Japan), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), Singapore (Singapore), Busan & Seoul (South Korea), Bangkok (Thailand) are the international destinations covered by MAI.
Myanmar Airways International (MAI) allows you of one piece of hand baggage not exceeding 7 Kg with dimensions 58 x 34 x 23 cm. Apart from that, you can carry a coat, an umbrella, a walking stick/crutches, a camera, binoculars, a reasonable quantity of books and magazines, a baby basket or folding pushchair and a suitable quantity of baby food in the flight. The checked baggage allowance is of 2 types, pieces concept and weight concept. The piece concept implies for passengers travelling on MAI and interlined to other carriers operating (non-stop) to and from USA/CANADA, where each passenger traveling in Economy Class is entitled to carry 2 pieces of baggage with a maximum dimension not exceeding 158 (L+W+H). In addition, each infant can carry 2 pieces being a baby buggy / stroller / pushchair and a bag with weight not exceeding 10 Kg. Under weight concept, passengers of Business Class can carry 30 Kg and Economy Class can carry 20 Kg as checked luggage. Baggage exceeding these limits will be extra charged according to the policy of airline. The baggage policy is subject to change anytime, for updated policy passengers can visit airline’s website.
Myanmar Airways International offers wide range of facilities and services to its on-board passengers to make their journey memorable. Starting from meals, MAI takes care of every need and special dietary requirements of passengers like, medical or religious reasons with wide selection of special meals to choose from like, Vegetarian Meal, Vegetarian Lacto-Ovo Meal, Western Vegetarian Meal, Vegan Oriental Meal, Asian Vegetarian Meal, Vegetarian Jain Meal, Muslim Meal, Child/S Meal, Diabetic Meal, Low Sodium Meal, Low Cholesterol Meal, Low Fat Meal, Gluten Free Meal, Non-Lactose Meal, Hindu Meal, Oriental Meal, Seafood Meal and Fruit Platter Meal. To let you entertain yourself, there is a special in-flight magazine - 'MINGALABAR' available to read about different reading experience and travel news. In addition, indulge into shopping spree by doing some duty free shopping and buying stuff at great discounts from the in-flight catalogue.
Passengers can check-in at the airport for all Myanmar Airways International flights. The airport check-in counters open 2 ½ hours and close 40 minutes before the departure time of the flight. MAI also provides online or web check-in facility, that allows you to select seat online and check-in for your flight from anywhere. The online check-in starts from 24 hours and the deadline ends at 2 hours. You may never know what traffic conditions or crowd at the airport queue may be thus it is advisable for every passenger to reach the airport well in time to ensure a smooth check-in process.