Malaysia’s Firefly To Exit LCC Market, Convert To Turboprop Operations

Malaysia Airlines (MAS) plans to establish a new full-service carrier called Sapphire, and in a separate development, will end the jet operations of its low-cost carrier Firefly and reposition the airline as a full-service turboprop operator. Firefly Managing Director Eddy Leong told Singapore daily...

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