Thai Lion Air Launches First International Routes

New low cost carrier Thai Lion Air commenced international operations this week, flying from Bangkok’s Don Mueang International Airport to Jakarta and Kuala Lumpur. The former operates twice daily while the Malaysian capital is served daily, with both routes being operated by the airline’s 215-seat B737-900ER in an all-economy configuration.   Bangkok (Don Mueang) – … Continue reading

Indonesian Expansion For Singapore Airlines And Silkair

Singapore Airlines and its regional subsidiary Silkair have announced plans for a stronger push towards the Indonesian market, with new flights and increased frequencies on key routes.   Singapore Airlines to Resume Surabaya Service, Increase Flights to Jakarta and Bali Citing increased demand, Singapore Airlines will take over one of Silkair’s double daily Singapore – … Continue reading

Batavia Air To Commence Operations To Singapore

Indonesian airline Batavia Air will commence flights to Singapore from Jakarta and Semarang from Wednesday, 25 November 2009. The airline will operate daily on both routes using an Airbus A319 configured with 144 Economy Class seats on a Jakarta-Singapore-Semarang-Singapore-Jakarta routing.   Jakarta-Singapore Flight 7P 861 departs Jakarta at 0700 hrs, arriving in Singapore at 0935 hrs. The return … Continue reading