Korean sports icon Park Ji Sung was introduced at a press conference in Seoul on 10th December 2014 as the new AirAsia global ambassador. The airline also announced the launch of a new Airbus A330 aircraft livery featuring the football star.
As part of his role as ambassador, the global football icon will travel on AirAsia flights across the network of over 90 destinations and appear at AirAsia events as well as featuring in AirAsia’s upcoming global campaigns.
In making the announcement today, AirAsia Group CEO, Tan Sri Tony Fernandes said “Ji and AirAsia’s stories share a common thread– he dared to dream the impossible and through hard work, he’s achieved monumental success. He truly embodies the spirit of the brand and is the perfect ambassador to help propel AirAsia forward in the region. We hope that this partnership will continue to serve as an inspiration for youth that nothing is impossible.”
In response, the new brand ambassador commented, “It’s a great honour to be appointed AirAsia’s global ambassador, to champion a great product and I hope together, we can help spread hope and dreams throughout the region.”
If you are flying on AirAsiaX network in countries such as Malaysia, Korea, Japan, Australia, China, Taiwan, Sri Lanka and Saudi Arabia look out for the football star and the Airbus A330 with the exclusive Park Ji Sung aircraft livery which will operate across the network.
In conjunction with Park Ji Sung’s appointment, AirAsia has launched a limited Free Seats promotion (excluding airport tax, fuel surcharge and other applicable fees) for all direct flights from Korea.
AirAsia X and Thai AirAsia X offer all-in fares as low as KRW 29,900 to Kuala Lumpur and Bangkok departing from Incheon and AirAsia X offers Busan to Kuala Lumpur from KRW 23,900.
AirAsia Zest offers flights to Boracay, Manila and Cebu from Incheon starting at KRW 86,400 and to Boracay from Busan at KRW 81,400. Free seats are limited and will be available for booking on www.airasia.com starting 5pm today.
Book your fares from today on the AirAsia website.
At 10th December 2014 USD1 = KRW1,103 (Please note that this rate is approximate and may fluctuate.)