Monday, January 09, 2006

I Flew on the Lat Plane



This is the "Lat plane" and is AirAsia's 17th Boeing 737-300, featuring characters from famous Malaysian cartoonist, Datuk Mohd Nor Khalid's (better known as Lat) work.

"Everyone reads Lat. The Lat characters portray the colourful lives and unique blend of our multi-racial society. We can’t think of anyone who can portray us better than Lat. Everyone reads Lat, everyone can fly on AirAsia."
Tony Fernandes, Group Chief Executive Officer, AirAsia Sdn Bhd

The flight was right on schedule. I departed from Kepala Batas airport last tuesday 3rd of January at 12:20 pm and reached KLIA at 1:15 pm. Their service is really improving.

Related links: Airasia welcomes 17th Boeing

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9 comments:

Lucia Lai said...

nice. trust tony fernandez to add a local flavour to the plane.

i enjoy reading lat's comic very much!

lainieyeoh said...

hah! I love it!

gazard said...

Lat's comic on the plane, cool! I want to fly on that plane too! ^_^

Jee said...

That is damn cute.. MAS should do something like that and promote Malaysia worldwide..

cyber-red said...

i love latttttt =))

Jacky said...

Haha, that's a creative design on the plane.

AlanK said...

nice plane, was it good for flying in

Adam said...

Lucia Lai: We can see why he is the top CEO in Asia.
Alan: I guess there was nothing extraordinary. However, instead of a free orange drink you get to buy your snacks and drinks from a menu.

Jen said...

The plane looks cool! Too bad 911 happened cause then maybe we could have decorated our planes like that! Sort of like how back during World War II when they used to paint those pinup women on the sides of their bomber planes.

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