First class becomes Business Suite

Malaysia Airlines has announced the rebrand of its First Class cabin to Business Suite. The Business Suite is available on all of the airline’s A350-900 and A380-800s.

The Business suite comes as a response to the high number of business travellers on Malaysia Airlines. The product offers an enhanced Business Class service at an attractive price point for passengers. The suite is complemented by a dedicated check-in counter, access to Malaysia Airlines’ First Class Lounge, 50kg baggage allowance as well as a fine dining experience onboard.

Captain Izham Ismail, Chief Executive Officer, Malaysia Airlines Group, said: “The new Business Suite was introduced in response to the growing demand of our guests. Our target is to enable the frequent flyer, looking for enhanced comfort, to now be able to enjoy a premium experience at competitive prices. We are confident that our new Business Suite will change the way people travel in business class.”

The Business Suite cabin is available on the London, Tokyo, Osaka route and on the Sydney and Seoul route during the winter season.

Business Suite on A380-800 

  • Located on the main deck with 1-2-1 seat formation
  • Total of eight seats with enclosed monument (four individual seats and two double seats)
  • Seat pitch of 89 inches and bed width of 40 inches
  • Full flat-bed length of 87 inches
  • Individual 23-inch IFE screen with widescreen aspect ratio of 16:9
  • Each seat comes with its personal closet and stowage for coat, luggage, laptop and personal belongings
  • Business Suite on A350-900
  • 1-2-1 seat formation with direct aisle access
  • Total of four seats with enclosed monument and retractable privacy door (two individual seats and two double seats)
  • Seat pitch of 83 inches and width of 23 inches
  • Full-flat bed length of 83 inches
  • Capacitive seat control offering personalised lounge position, independent adjustable leg rest, and massage and lumbar system
  • Individual 24-inch IFE with capacitive touchscreen and multi-touch gesture, video handset, widescreen, high-definition clarity (1080p) with LED backlighting
  • Each seat comes with meal and cocktail table, feature light, vanity mirror, console stowage and magazine rack
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