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Jan 20, 2017, 16:46 PM by Lion Corporate

Jakarta,November 16, 2016 - After adding the access routes in North Sumatra and East Nusa Tenggara at last 10 November 2016, Wings Air open a new route again, this time will connect the city of Makassar via Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport to the Batulicin through Bersujud Airport, South Kalimantan round trip. The  service will start operating on this day, and today also be the opening of the new route from Batulicin fly through the city of Banjarmasin Syamsudin Noor Airport round trip.

Not only that, Wings Air also strengthen access in Southeast Sulawesi by opening new routes and increase the frequency of flights from Makassar to Bau-Bau through Betoambari round trip, as well as of Bau - Bau passengers can continue the flight to Kendari through Haluoleo Airport.

Wings Air will fly every day with the following schedule,

FLT NO.               RUTE                                    (DEPARTURE)    (ARRIVAL)           

IW 1355           MAKASSAR – BATULICIN               09.40                10.55                      

IW 1383           BATULICIN – BANJARMASIN          11.20                 11.55                  

IW 1382           BANJARMASIN – BATULICIN          07.00                 07.35                    

IW 1354           BATULICIN – MAKASSAR               08.00                 09.15                     

IW 1314           MAKASSAR – BAU BAU                 15.45                 16.40                 

IW 1318           BAU BAU – KENDARI                     17.00                 17.30                   

IW 1319           KENDARI – BAU BAU                     07.10                  07.45                 

IW 1315           BAU BAU – MAKASSAR                 08.05                  08.55                     

 "The public need to this routes so enthusiastic. It's one of the advantages of Wings Air, to operate propellers aircraft type ATR 72-500 / 600 that can operate in the airport - which is not too large, so it can connect people who want to travel from the big city to the small town" said Edward Sirait, President Director of Lion Air Group.

Opening of these routes will be additional option for people who want to fly away towards the South Kalimantan through Batulicin, Banjarmasin, also headed Southeast Sulawesi through Bau - Bau and also Kendari and South Sulawesi, via Makassar.

"We are hoping that this new access can give a good contribution to the survival of the mobility of people of South Sulawesi, Southeast Sulawesi and South Kalimantan. Hope can be an option that is certainly safe and also effective in terms of time and cost, as wll as for economic growth and also support other needs, "concluded Edward Sirait.

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