Airline lounge set to draw in transit travellers to strengthen klia2’s position as
Asia’s Low Cost Hub
SEPANG, 1 SEPTEMBER 2016
The AirAsia Group introduces the AirAsia Premium Red
Lounge at klia2 which will open its door to all guests on 2 September 2016, offering an elevated
traveling experience with 24 hours services and facilities such as buffet spread, wireless internet,
lounge area, workstations, showers facilities and more.
The airline groups’ Premium Flatbed and Premium Flex guests will be able to enjoy
complimentary access to the AirAsia Premium Red Lounge, while it is also available to all
other guests at RM79 per person.
Datuk Kamarudin Meranun, Executive Chairman of AirAsia Berhad and Group CEO of
AirAsia X, along with Benyamin Ismail, CEO of AirAsia X Berhad jointly unveiled the brand
new facility today along with Datuk Badlisham Ghazali, Managing Director of Malaysia
Airports Holding Berhad.
Datuk Kamarudin Meranun, Executive Chairman for AirAsia Berhad and Group CEO for
AirAsia X said, “As the LCC pioneer in the region, we are determined to raise the bar for low-cost
travel and maintain our position as the World’s Best Low Cost Airline. The AirAsia Premium Red
Lounge, one of the first LCC airline lounges in the world, is our commitment in creating exceptional
value for our guests through innovative products and differentiated services.”
“We receive a significant number of at least 5,000 transit guests per day who would find services
such as the AirAsia Premium Red Lounge an added convenience and a plus point to their travelling
experience. The lounge can accommodate up to 110 guests at any one time, and we look forward to
serving all of the guests who will experience this when we open tomorrow,” added Datuk Kamarudin
The newly unveiled AirAsia Premium Red Lounge is located at the Mezzanine Level of the
International Departure at klia2. Spanning across a floor size of 302m2 with a mezzanine Sun Room
overlooking the Skybridge and taxiway, the lounge will be part of the airline groups’ premium range
of products including the Premium Flatbed and Premium Flex, which are designed to cater to
guests with discerning needs.
AirAsia was named World’s Best Low-Cost Airline for the eighth year in a row and AirAsia X won the
World’s Best Low-Cost Airline Premium Cabin and Premium Seat for the fourth straight year at the
Skytrax World Airline Awards held recently in Farnborough, UK.
The AirAsia X Premium Flatbeds feature universal power sockets, adjustable headrests and built-in
personal utilities such as tray table, drink holder, reading light and privacy screen. Guests travelling
on Premium Flatbeds can also enjoy premium complimentary products and services including priority
check-in, priority boarding, priority baggage, 40kg baggage allowance, meals, pillow and duvet, as
well as access to the AirAsia Premium Red Lounge.
Keep up-to-date with AirAsia’s latest promotions and activities via Twitter (twitter.com/AirAsia) and