itn-wings-air-16012018 Jakarta, (ITN – IndonesiaTouristNews): Incredibly, Wings Air suddenly announced that starting January 24, 2018 it will open an international flight route between the city of Pontianak in West Kalimantan, Indonesia with the city of Kuching in Sarawak, Malaysia state located in northern Kalimantan (Borneo). The extraordinary is that it will operate the flight frequency twice every day vv from the beginning. It will use ATR 72-500 or ATR 72-600 aircraft with 72 economy class seat configuration. The announcement was made by Ramaditya Handoko, Corporate Communications manager of Lion Air Group through a written broadcast and quoted by “Info Penerbangan” today. Wings Air is a member of Lion Air Group.

The flight from Supadio airport in Pontianak is scheduled to depart in the morning at 09.45 and evening at 18.00. The opposite flight from Kuching will depart on the morning at 07.00 and noon at 11:55.

“There is possibility of adding frequency later,” Ramaditya said.

Wings Air in 2018 is planning to bring in another five ATR 72-600 aircraft thus adding new strength to its operations. ***