Malaysia Airlines

Chocolate Dates for Breaking Fast on Malaysia Airlines

Press Release   •   Jul 20, 2012 02:24 GMT

Subang, 20 July 2012 : In conjunction with the Ramadhan season commencing tomorrow (21 July 2012), Malaysia Airlines will distribute Chocolate dates as an extra offering for passengers breaking fast inflight. This offering is a combination of high quality date with an almond insert and covered with creamy chocolate. 

The national carrier will distribute this delicacy till 18th August 2012 on its selected domestic and international flights operating into destinations during the breaking fast hour.

Likewise, the chocolate dates will be distributed during this period to passengers on selected Malaysia Airlines from overseas cities like London, New Delhi, Osaka, Seoul, Tokyo, Guangzhou, Xiamen, Kunming and Hong Kong arriving into Kuala Lumpur and also those traveling from Hong Kong to Kota Kinabalu.

Malaysia Airlines takes this opportunity to wish all its Muslim guests “Selamat Menunaikan Ibadah Puasa”.

About Malaysia Airlines

Malaysia Airlines ( is the national carrier of Malaysia and one of Asia's largest, flying nearly 37,000 passengers daily to some 80 destinations worldwide across 4 continents. The distinctive Malaysia Airlines brand is an extension of the special culture of warmth and friendliness unique to Malaysians. This inimitable Malaysian sense of graciousness is branded as "Malaysian Hospitality" and symbolized by the acronym MH which is also the airline's flight code.

Both Malaysia Airlines and its Kuala Lumpur hub (KLIA) are among the industry's most frequent winners of awards for quality service. In the latest SKYTRAX World Airline Awards (2012) announcement, Malaysia Airlines won awards for the World’s Best Airline Cabin Staff, 5-Star Airline and Best Airline Signature Dish for its “Satay”.

Malaysia Airlines has now received the accolade of “World’s Best Cabin Staff” by SKYTRAX over seven years, 2001-2004, 2007, 2009 and 2012 – the most for any airline.