KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 2020: Malaysia Airlines passengers are required to bring and wear their own protective masks for its flights starting tomorrow.
The requirement applies to all passengers except infant traveling on all its domestic, international and charter flights.
The airline said in a statement today that the requirement was to ensure the comfort and wellbeing of the passengers and airline employees.
“Malaysia Airlines will not accept passengers that do not have/wear a face mask at the time of check-in and boarding,” it stressed.
Passengers were also reminded to respect the personal space of others on their flight and observe social distancing.
Those going on long haul flights have also been advised to bring additional masks and hand sanitisers.