Myanmar Airways International (MAI) has announced its new Kolkata service from Yangon, Myanmar. Commencing December 1, 2016, MAI will operate twice weekly services between Yangon and Kolkata using Airbus A320 and A319 aircraft.
MAI was founded in 1993 as a joint venture company between Myanmar Airways and a Singapore based company. Effective from January 2014, MAI is a complete member of KBZ Group, Myanmar National-owned private company.
MAI has code share agreement with Korean Air, Asiana Airlines, Malaysia Airlines and Garuda Indonesia. MAI currently flies between Yangon and Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Gaya, Guangzhou, and between Mandalay and Bangkok.
The airline is the only recipient in Myanmar of the IATA Operational Safety Audit Program (IOSA) Operator.