KUALA LUMPUR, 19 NOV 2015 – AirAsia, the world’s best low cost airline for seven consecutive years, launched its all-new mobile application offering innovative new features, smoother functionality and an improved interface to provide guests with an enhanced and seamless flying experience with AirAsia.
AirAsia’s mobile app is nominated as the ‘World’s Leading Low-Cost Airline App’ at the upcoming World Travel Awards. This enhanced version is now available in 11 languages and it can be downloaded from the respective app stores of both iOS and Android devices.
Siegtraund Teh, Group Chief Commercial Officer of AirAsia said, “We are constantly investing in technology and innovation to make flying easier and more enjoyable for our guests. Our all-new mobile app offers our guests everything they need right at their fingertips. There has been over 9 million downloads of the AirAsia mobile app on both iOS and Android platforms, and we hope that more people will discover the convenience of our new and improved mobile app.”
Among the new features of the AirAsia mobile app are the ‘Add to Calendar’ feature, which automatically links upcoming flights to the calendar; faster and simpler flight booking process, as well as improved mobile check-in and Manage My Booking experience where guests can include various add-ons to their flight bookings easily.
Apart from that, guests can also now check flight status, obtain e-boarding pass (available for selected airports and flights), as well as view ongoing hotel deals conveniently through the new mobile app.
The 11 languages available for the mobile app are English, Bahasa Malaysia, Bahasa Indonesia, Traditional Chinese (Taiwan & Hong Kong), Simplified Chinese (China), Thai, Korean, Japanese, Vietnamese and Arabic.
AirAsia first introduced the mobile app back in 2010 and was among the first airline in the region to develop its own app. AirAsia has always been at the forefront of many other successfully implemented technological advances in the region such as internet booking, self-check-in via web, kiosks and mobile, self-tagging service as well as self-bag drop.
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