Malaysia Airlines

Malaysia Airlines is Recruiting Cabin Crew: And For Once They Are Hiring Males As Well

Malaysia Airlines really has been through a tough few years – notwithstanding the incredibly tragic loss of two aircraft in 2014, the airline was already battling rising costs and intense competition on many of its most lucrative routes.  Then there…

Malaysian Airlines Flight Attendant Jailed Trying to Smuggle £150,000 in Illegal Cash

A senior member of cabin crew at Malaysia Airlines has been jailed for 12-months after being caught trying to smuggle £150,000 in criminal cash out of Heathrow Airport in West London.  Muhamad Aziz, a 37-year old flight attendant who is…

A Huge Leap Forward for Malaysia Airlines: The First Female Pilots Join the Carrier But Much Can Still Be Improved

Malaysia Airlines may just have become one of the last Asian airlines to hire female pilots. Captain Pearl Wendy Mak and two Second Officers, Wang Wen Chien and Foo Hooi Wen made history as they joined 17 male pilots and…

Malaysia Airlines Faces Criticism for Hiring New Cabin Crew, Three Years After it Made Thousands Redundant

In 2015, Malaysia Airlines was forced to cut 6,000 jobs as part of a massive restructuring plan at what was at the time an ailing airline.  Now, Malaysian is recruiting again – several cabin crew jobs fairs have taken place…

Malaysia Airlines Accused of Sacking Long-Serving Cabin Crew for Being Overweight

Mayalasia Airlines has been accused of sacking five of its flight attendants for being overweight, with a leaked document saying the employees had “continuously failed to achieve their ideal weight as per the company’s grooming manual.” The allegations have been…

Malaysia Airlines is About to Start Using its Superjumbo A380’s for Special Hajj Flights

Malaysia Airlines has announced it will start using its Airbus A380 aircraft on special charter services for the annual Islamic pilgrimage of Hajj.  Although Malaysia is a multicultural country, the official religion is Islam and approximately 60% of the country’s…

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