• Mari Anda Sekat (MAS)

    As the title of this entry is about, got sekat by Malaysian Airlines online miles redemption. In March, I was booking a trip with Retna to Sri Lanka via the miles redemption, the payment could not go through.  Contacted the Malaysia Airlines team via Facebook, no reply. Called the Malaysia Airlines customer line, was told the payment was down since a month ago. Wow, for such a large if not world class airline company, to have its payment system down for a month?  I guess that time, the CEO of the team seriously not doing their job right. So, I called and was charged RM70 per passenger for the call…

  • Malaysia Airlines Business Class on A330

    We were in Sydney recently, and want to share my experience on the Malaysia Airlines A330. Malaysia Airlines (MA) has upgraded its aircraft to A330 with new but weird business class seating. Weird because it is really uncomfortable if you are seated in seats, mainly the windows for couples as well as towards the end.  The MA seriously does not think too hard how to justify the extra money passengers need to pay. 1) There is basically no dedicated lavatory for business class, unless the crew ‘locked’ one of the premium economy lavatory for the business class passengers.  I think whoever decided on these layout seriously fail to think really…

  • How sometime I fucking hate being in Malaysia

    2 things I observed on my recent flight coming back from Kota Kinabalu on Malindo Air. Let’s start with the most irritating one, seated next aisle, a Caucasian male and a Filipino girl friend/wife/partner.  He left his legs on throughout the flight, even though the curtain closed (for Business Class passengers to feel differentiated from Economy passengers). I feel, there should be some form of common courtesy preached in the country for Malaysian, as well as foreigners visiting Malaysia or residing in Malaysia. Some time ago, I had a conversation with some American, Australian as well as French, they told me Malaysian drivers trained and incentivised their bad driving behaviour.…