Under the guidance of Myanmar Investment Commission, Air Kanbawza, otherwise known as AIR KBZ, was established in June 2010. The purpose of this establishment is to help the fellow existing airlines cater the growing demands of air travel in Myanmar. Taking off her very first commercial flight on April 2nd 2011, to this date AIR KBZ has unveiled 15 destinations altogether.
Destinations during the initial phase include Yangon, Nyaung U, Mandalay, Heho, and Myeik. With the support of the valued customers and dedicated employees, as of today the airline has expanded its operation to Nay Pyi Taw, Kalay, Myitkyina, Lashio, Tachileik, Kyaing Tong, Dawei, Kaw Thaung, Thandwe and Sittwe. AIR KBZ aims to have more than 20 destinations in the near future, covering all the commercial centers of Myanmar.


To cater the demands of the industry by providing excellent customer service through safety, comfort, hospitality and enriching employees.


To become the most renowned commercial airline in Myanmar.


The airline is composed of certified and well-experienced team of captains and flight officers. The cabin crew consists of newly handpicked individuals, who have been trained to ensure ease and safety of passengers onboard.

Aircraft Fleet

TOur fleet is currently comprised of three ATR 72-500 aircrafts. Plans are already underway for deploying more aircrafts in order to facilitate the expansion. The aircrafts are maintained with the AIR KBZ maintenance facility in Yangon. To ensure safe and comfortable flights, the standardized maintenance procedures are under the careful management and systematic supervision of the Engineering and Flights Operations Departments.