AirAsia staff and guests were evacuated from the LCC Terminal in Sepang at about 11.15 this morning (Malaysian time) when thick smoke was detected at the terminal.

At current, no casualties are reported and the situation was brought under control by emergency services.

Due to the incident, AirAsia flights scheduled for today, 9 January 2008, might experience slight delays.

All check in counters resumed operations by 12.30pm and guests can be assured that all flights will depart today as we do not expect any cancellations due to the incident.

Malaysia Airports Berhad (MAB) is currently conducting investigations to determine the cause of the incident.


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