650,000 Staff, Students From 20 Local Universities To Enjoy Special Benefits From AirAsia

Last update: 05/05/2015

PUTRAJAYA, May 5 (Bernama) -- Some 650,000 staff and students of 20 public universities nationwide can now enjoy a range of facilities and benefits offered via AirAsia's 'Waran Perjalanan Udara Awam' (WPUA).

AirAsia Berhad's chief executive officer Aireen Omar said among the facilities and advantages that would be enjoyed included savings on fares, besides receiving free complimentary add-ons such as seat selection, on-board meals and baggage allowance of up to 40kg.

"The 'waran' facility can be used to fly to 90 local and international destinations," she said at the signing of a memorandum of understanding between AirAsia Berhad and the 20 universities here today.

AirAsia WPUA was introduced in 2008 for government officials, and can be used only for duty travel.