SUBANG, 27 June, 2013 – In a press statement today, Malindo Air announced that its new services to Alor Setar, Kuala Terengganu and Langkawi from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport Subang will commence from August 1, utilising the airline’s new ATR72-600 aircraft.
There will be twice daily services connecting Subang and Alor Setar, and daily services between Subang and Kuala Terengganu and Langkawi respectively.
Currently, Malindo Air’s turbo-prop operation flies to Penang, Kota Bharu and Johor Bahru from Subang.
“Malindo Air’s emergence at Subang Airport has been warmly received by the public. Our flights to Kota Bharu have been flying with more than 90 per cent capacity most of the time. Following such encouraging response since the launch of our Subang operations, we have decided to implement the new routes from Subang to Alor Setar, Kuala Terengganu and Langkawi,” Chandran Rama Muthy, CEO of Malindo Air said. “We are happy to provide another product which enables our guests to enjoy a new flying experience.”
Chandran also said that the launch of those new routes will particularly provide the public with plans for another option to travel with convenience in conjunction with the forth-coming Hari Raya festive holidays. On the other hand, he emphasized that such improved air connectivity will further enhance tourism and business opportunities.
In conjunction with the launch of the new routes, promotional fares are offered at all inclusive RM109, from now until 4 August 2013.
Malindo Air is the first hybrid airline concept in Malaysia with Business and Economy Classes product offerings. It promises superior products and services. The all leather-seats have wider seat pitches of 45 inches in Business Class and 32 inches in Economy Class.
Other add-ons available on board are personal TV for In-flight Entertainment system provided at each seat and WiFi will be made available soon at a small cost. There are allowances of 30 kg checked-in baggage for Business Class travelers and 20 kg for those travelling in Economy Class.
Flight schedule from August 1
|OD1501||Subang /Alor Setar||10:00am||11:10am||daily|
|OD1502||Alor Setar/ Subang||11:30am||12:40pm||daily|