Malaysia Airlines (abbreviated MAS), is the flag carrier of Malaysia fully owned by the government. Its headquarters are situated on the grounds of Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport in Subang, Selangor, in Greater Kuala Lumpur.
Malaysia Airlines flies to Southeast Asia, East Asia, South Asia, Middle East and on the Kangaroo Route between Europe and Australasia. Also, it operates flights accross the ocean from Kuala Lumpur to Los Angeles, via Tokyo.
The group also includes aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul,and aircraft handling.
In the past MA suffered huge losses, but it was finally able to overcome them. NOw it ranks second with in Aviation Week's Top Performing Companies which measures financial viability of an airline, scoring 88.
Malaysia Airlines is accredited by International Air Transport Association with IOSA (IATA Operational Safety Audit) for its operational safety practices.