KUALA LUMPUR- Following the strong earthquake that struck Osaka, Japan yesterday, Malaysia Airlines announced that it will allow passengers to postpone travels between Kuala Lumpur and Kansai.
“Passengers travelling from 19 until 30 June 2018 will be able to postpone their travels before 15 July 2018, subject to flight availability,” the national carrier said in a statement.
It added that they are monitoring the situation and will be guided by the authorities on safety to travel into Kansai International Airport.
Meanwhile, present flights by Malaysia Airlines to and from Kansai, are operating as scheduled.
For more information, passengers may call Malaysia Airlines’ call centre at 1-300-88-3000 (in Malaysia) or +603-7843 3000 (outside Malaysia).
The 5.3 magnitude quake resulted in the deaths of at least four people while 214 sustained injuries.
Those who were killed included a nine-year-old girl, as reported by CNN- New Straits Times