Review of Malaysia Airlines flight Mumbai Kuala Lumpur in Economy

Airline Malaysia Airlines
Flight MH195
Class Economy
Seat 7F
Aircraft Boeing 737-800
Flight time 05:20
Take-off 02 Jul 17, 23:25
Arrival at 03 Jul 17, 07:15
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By SILVER 1770
Published on 11th March 2022

Trip Report: Malaysia Airlines MH195 Mumbai To Kuala Lumpur

Flight details:
Airlines: Malaysia Airlines (MH)
Flight: MH195 BOM-KUL
Reg: 9M-MLO
Aircraft: Boeing 737-8H6
Departure (BOM Terminal 2): 11.25PM
Arrival (KUL Main Terminal Building ): 7.15AM +1
Total time: 5 hours 15 mins
Distance: 6579 km (4088 miles)

Video: Malaysia Airlines 9M-MLO MH195 Mumbai To Kuala Lumpur


This return trip report is from 2017.  I had arrived in Mumbai  few week ago, read Malaysia Airlines MH186 Kuala Lumpur to Mumbai.

I would be transiting through Kuala Lumpu. Transit time was 1hr:55min.

Arriving at Airport

Arrived early to airport. Was dropped at airport by family.

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Checked the flight flight details, Waited outside for sometime as I was early. check-in counter had opened. I had printed the ticket before coming to airport as entry is allowed only to passengers with valid ticket. Passport was checked by security.

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Check-in queue was short as I was early. Check-in bag was underweight, I got boarding pass for both flight and bag would be received in Sydney.

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Immigration and Security

After completing check-in, proceeded to security check. which was completed in few minutes.

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Immigration queue was long. Took about 30 mins to clear immigration. I was asked where I live and what i do by immigration officer. He stamped passport and was allowed in the departure area.

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Food court

I decided to have food before boarding.  India had introduced GST in July 2017. Bill below paying GST for 1st time. CGST - Central GST, SGST - State GST.

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Ordered Chicken Shawarma roll, got potato chips and lemon tea.

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Departure Area

After food, walked towards the departure area. I spotted as I was walking towards gate.

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Escalator to departure gate.

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Air Canada inaugural service

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Waiting area

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Thai Airways Boeing 777

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Air India

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Malaysia Airlines MH195 would be departing from gate 67.

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Singapore Airlines A380

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GATE and Boarding

Reached gate,there was still time for gate to open, passengers had gathered around waiting.

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Boarding opened for the flight on time.

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Boarding pass was scanned and allowed to continue towards aircraft.

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Queue formed to board

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View of aircraft - Malaysia Airlines 9M-MLO Boeing 737-800

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Crew checked boarding pass and directed passengers.

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New Generation Boeing 737.

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Business class seats

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Window view of Jet Airways and Thai Airways

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Malaysia Airlines logo on personal screen. Crew announced departure details.

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Thai Airways was pushed back revealing Swiss Air A330.

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Pushback and Departure

Pushback commenced after doors were closed. Crew distributed headphones.  Safety instructions were demonstrated on personal screen.

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Aircraft was parked on the West side of terminal. Taxi took time. Watch video to enjoy the flight.

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Holding for incoming flight.

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Ready to roll on runway 27. Queue formed for departure.

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Departing towards West.

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After departure, aircraft turned South and then East towards Kuala Limpur.

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Main mEAL

Meal was served after departure.

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Meal - Chicken curry, daal, rice and roti with rasmalai for dessert.

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SEAT pocket Material

Malaysia Airline safety card B737-800

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Full view

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Going Places, Temptations and headphones for entertainment and shopping.

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Temptations - duty free catalogue.

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Fleet information inside Going Places

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Slept remainder of flight till just before dawn.

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Engine view at sunrise

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Flyiing close to Strait of Malacca

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Approaching Kuala Lumpur

Pilot informed approach would be commencing shortly. Watch video to enjoy the arrival experience.

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Crew conducted safety check. Passing Kuala Lumpur International Airport.

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Aligning with runway

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Sunrise occurring, lighting the aircraft.

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Landing in few seconds

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Palm farms close to airport.

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Landed smoothly on wet runway.

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Taxi to Gate

Passing the Cargo terminal.

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Crew announced arrival with welcome message in Malay followed by English.

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Provided date, time, temp details

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Morning calm

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Passing Lion Air Boeing 737

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Aircraft arrives at gate.

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Aircraft marshaled to gate.

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Window view

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Personal screen displaying Thank you message.

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Engine shut, doors open. Disembarkation was orderly.

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View of aircraft parked at gate.

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Disembarkation through aerobridge.

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As I was transiting through Kuala Lumpur, checked the departure gate for next flight.

Hope you enjoyed this trip report. Thanks for reading.


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Malaysia Airlines provided good service, flight departed and arrived on time. Food provided was ok. I did not use the entertainment system being a red-eye, my preference is to take rest. Overall a satisfactory trip.

Information on the route Mumbai (BOM) Kuala Lumpur (KUL)

Les contributeurs de Flight-Report ont posté 3 avis concernant 1 compagnies sur la ligne Mumbai (BOM) → Kuala Lumpur (KUL).


La compagnie qui obtient la meilleure moyenne est Malaysia Airlines avec 7.5/10.

La durée moyenne des vols est de 5 heures et 11 minutes.

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