Airlines: Malaysia Airlines (MH)
Flight: MH186 KUL - BOM
Aircraft: Boeing 737-800
Departure (KUL Terminal 1): 10.15PM
Arrival (BOM Terminal 2 ): 00.45AM
Total time: 5 hours 00 mins
Distance: 3623 km (2251 miles)
This trip report is from 2017. I had arrived in KL from Sydney, Read Trip Report: Malaysia Airlines MH122 Sydney to Kuala Lumpur.
Had 2 hour 20 min transit. Having de-boarded at the satellite terminal took AirTrain to reach the Main Terminal Building [MBT] to catch next flight.
Checked the flight gate.
Walked towards the Air Train
View of satellite terminal.
Mumbai flight was departing from MBT Gate H8
AirTrain had arrived, followed the crowd to board.
Alighted at MBT. with time to spare, Checked dutyfree shops. Aircraft models serving KUL.
Upon reaching gate, boarding was not open.
View of MBT
I had some food before arriving at the gate.
Boarding gate H6 opened , passed through security check without issue.
Waiting for boarding call after security.
Malaysia Airlines 9M-MXC operating to Mumbai.
Boarding call was made. I joined queue to board aircraft.
Proceeding towards aircraft.
Nose view of aircraft with registration above the wheel.
Crew checked boarding card and directed passengers to their seat. I was seated in the rear section behind the wing.
Settled in the seat, view from window.
Boeing 737's in view.
Personal screen with Malaysia logo.
Pushback was delayed due to missing passengers.
Safety demonstration was displayed on personal screen as the aircraft taxied towards runway.
Departure over Cyberjaya, watch video to enjoy video report.
Flight map after departure
Drinks were provided after departure followed by dinner. Peanut and drinks to start.
Dinner - chicken, mixed veg and rice.
Food was good as seen below.
Flying West towards India
Distance information in Km
Distance information in m
Day night world map
Time to Mumbai almost 4 hours
I rested after dinner. Cabin was darkened for passengers to rest.
Window view flying over India.
Time passed quickly , 2 hours to arrival.
Malaysia Airlines Boeing 737-800
Cabin lights were turned on. Pilot informed descend would be commencing shortly. Crew cleared the cabin and conducted safety checks.
Flying from East to align with runway.
View of Mumbai after crossing Thane creek.
Landing on runway 27. Watch arrival video above.
International terminal in view.
Crew announced airport details, time and temp after exiting the runway.
Slow taxi to International Terminal 2.
View of Korean Airlines in Skyteam livery.
Arrived at gate.
Passengers ready to disembark the aircraft.
View of Malaysia Airlines preparing for return flight.
Planespotting from terminal. Air India Boeing 777-300ER
Immigration took 20 mins as other flight arrived at the same time. After clearing immigration, passed through duty free. I had to buy some gifts. Custom was quick as I wasn't carrying any dutiable item.
I was out of the terminal in 40 mins after arrival. I booked a pre-paid taxi from the kiosk inside the terminal.
Was home in 30 mins.
Hope you enjoyed this trip report. Thanks for reading.
Malaysia Airline provided quick connection to Mumbai from Sydney. I had chosen to fly them for the fare and connection time. Service on board was satisfactory. Food was good. I did not use the entertainment system being a night flight. Overall a satisfactory trip.