Yangon Airways employs highly
qualified flight and cabin crew as well as Ground
service and maintenance staff. Yangon Airway's
employees are thoroughly trained, both in-house
and abroad, prior to active duty.
Yangon Airways pilots constantly
keep up their level of competency with simulator
and flight training under the supervision of qualified
flight instructors. Engineers also update their
knowledge and expertise by attending training
courses, technical seminars and operator's conferences.
Training programs for in-flight
staff are designed to meet the objectives of our
service policy. Our skilled in-flight staff with
their charming personalities, courteous attitudes
and traditional Myanmar hospitality will make
your journey a most joyful experience.
Our Shared Vision
Yangon Airways believes that
efficient communication is an essential component
of the modern world environment. Better transportation
will bring about the smoother flow of traffic
and will contribute to the development of the
economic and social well-being of the society
in which we live. We shall serve our society and
be worthy of earning fair rewards from it.
Yangon Airways adopts a progressive
approach for upgrading service and performance.
Maintaining our fleet to the highest standards
of operational readiness, safety and reliability
is always high on the agenda of Yangon Airways.
We strongly believe that by taking a greater sense
of responsibility in serving our passengers, we
will earn their trust and confidence.
Yangon Airways operates new
ATR 72-210s powered by Pratt & Whitney PW-127
engines and fitted with state-of-the-art avionics
system. The aircraft have an impressive exterior
and appealing interior, a highly efficient performance
and extra quiet operating conditions. They are
configured to carry 70 passengers with 30-inch
seat pitch. Yangon Airway's aircraft are maintained
to the highest standards of airworthiness requirements.
Yangon Airways was established
in October 1996 as a domestic airline in a Joint
venture between Myanma Airways, the state-owned
national airline and Krong-Sombat Co. of Thailand.
In October 1997, MHE-Mayflower Co. acquired Krong-Sombat's
shares in Yangon Airways and since then the airline
has evolved into a principal domestic airline
operating scheduled and charter services from
Yangon to 13 prime commercial and tourist destinations
Yangon Airways embraces the
Myanmar philosophy that one's kindness and affection
will be reflected to oneself. Sincerity, politeness
and honesty are unique attributes of the Myanmar
Passengers are the most important
persons for us. We are for the passengers and
we will give them the most courteous treatment.
We are sensitive to the feelings and needs of
our passengers. We are proud of our airline and
expect our passengers will also take pride in
traveling with Yangon Airways.
Elephants, in Myanmar history
and civilization, are significant creatures in
helping society will strong and loyal service.
They are hardworking and their loyalty to their
masters is as outstanding as their mighty strength.
In our history, the elephants are noble animals
which played an important role in the development
of various Myanmar kingdoms. They served as the
royal carriages for all our famous kings.
Their service in the armed forces
and the production and transportation industries
is also significant in the development to the
nation.Sin Phyu (the White Elephant) is very rare
and Myanmar kings took great pride in possessing
Sin Phyu Taw (the Royal White Elephant) as their
royal insignia. They used them as their personal
mount for royal ceremonial occasions and tours.
Yangon Airways, with the spirit
and power of the Sin Phyu Taw enhanced by a pair
of wings, will bring the service and faithfulness
of the legendary Sin Phyu Taw Pyan (the Flying
Royal White Elephant) into Myanmar skies to serve
all our valued passengers.
Our Flight Crew
Yangon Airways aircraft commanders,
who are responsible for your ultimate safety and
comfort , are by no means ordinary professionals
. The sophisticated flight Deck of the ATR 72-210,
a new generation turbo-prop airliner with a modern
Cockpit, demands pilots with a high level of skill.
To this end we have recruited experienced airline
pilots and provided them with extensive training
at the aircraft manufacturer's training center
in Toulouse, France. Furthermore, to ensure that
a high standard of proficiency is maintained,
mandatory recurrent training is also carried out
twice every year at the A. T. R's facility in
Bangkok. Our aim is to make our flights reliable,
comfortable and safe. You are in good hands.
Beautiful Myanmar belles are
eagerly awaiting to serve you on board our sleek
aircraft. Combining their training with our famous
Myanmar hospitality, these gracious young ladies
will do their best to make your flights with us
a memorable one. Relax and enjoy the experience.
Being French - registered the
certificate of Airworthiness for Yangon Airways
ATR - 72 aircraft is issued and renewed annually
by the French Directorate General for Civil Aviation
(DGAC). Continued airworthiness of the aircraft
is the responsibility of Yangon Airway's team
of engineering staff. These skilled technicians
are licensed engineers in their various fields
and have all undergone thorough training at the
approved ATR training centre. Recurrent component
and system manufacturer training is also done
to be better informed of the latest developments
and to enhance their efficiency.
Guide for your safety and comfort
Please return to your seat whenever the
"FASTEN SEAT BELT" sign is illuminated.
During take-off and landing, please be sure
that your tray table is folded away, and
your seat back is returned to the upright
position. As turbulence is sometimes unpredictable,
we recommend that while seated you keep
your seat belt fastened at all times.
For more details, please
check the "Safety Instruction Card"
in the seat pocket in front of you. Please
remember that emergency equipment, must
not be touched during the flight. Passengers
are advised that anyone interfering with
or obstructing flight deck or cabin crew
in the performance of their duties is liable
to criminal prosecuting. Charges can be
brought and fines and prison sentences imposed.
Carry on interdicted
For safety reasons, dangerous
articles such as those listed below, must
not be carried in passengers baggage.
Compressed gases: (Deeply
refrigerated, flammable, nonflammable and
poisonous) such as butane, oxygen, liquid,
nitrogen, aqualung cylinders. corrosives-
such as acid, alkalis mercury and wet cell
batteries. explosives- munitions, fireworks
and flares. Flammable liquids and solids
such as lighter fuel, matches, paints, thinners,
fire-Lighters. Radioactive materials other
dangerous articles-such as magnetized material,
offensive or irritating materials (such
as knifes, sward, stick, clubs, arrows,
Thanks for your full cooperation,
if you have any question, please contact
Smoking is prohibited
for the entire flight on all our routes
and is strictly prohibited in the lavatories.
We ask you for your cooperation
to comply with the following electronic
restriction from the moment the entry-door
of the aircraft close until open again at
your destination. As some electronic devices
may interfere with the aircraft's navigation
equipment, the use of the following items
is prohibited throughout the flight: citizens'
band radios, cellular phones, remote-controlled
toys and transmitting devices.
Prohibited during take-off
and landing (under 10,000 feet): personal
audio and video devices (CD/ MD/ VCD/ DVD/
MP3/ disc player/ TV receiver), video camera
and peripheral VCR, electronic entertainment
devices. Computer and peripheral devices
(laptop/ PDA/ electronic dictionary/ calculator)
and radio receiver.
The captain is authorized
to suspend the use by a passenger of any
electronic devices He considers may interfere
with the aircraft's navigation system or
otherwise affect flight safety.