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MAS in talks for Hajj charter flights using A380s

Move will give a new lease of life to surplus Airbus superjumbos at the unprofitable carrier

Mr Bellew says that MAS expects the Hajj service to be fully operational in about a year.

Kuala Lumpur

MALAYSIA Airlines Bhd (MAS) is in talks with potential investors for new charter flights to carry Muslim travellers on the annual Hajj pilgrimage, a service planned to give a new lease of life to surplus A380 superjumbos at the unprofitable carrier.

The carrier will...

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