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LION AIR CONNECTING BALIKPAPAN AND PONTIANAK
Jan 30, 2017, 18:30 PM
Balikpapan, January 24, 2017 - Airlines Lion Air opens new access again in the early 2017's. Lion Air is currently officially flying from Balikpapan through International Airport Sultan Aji Muhammad Sulaiman to Pontianak through Supadio International Airport and return.
The service will begin operating on January 25, 2017 and Lion Air will serve one flight per day with the following schedule,
JT 937 // BALIKPAPAN (STA 18:30) - PONTIANAK (STD 19:00)
JT 936 // PONTIANAK (STA 19:40) - BALIKPAPAN (STD 22:10)
"With the opening of this route we hope we can become the first choice for people who want to do the journey by air using our facilities. Besides efficient in terms of cost, would also be effective in terms of time, and of course we always prioritize the safety and security factors, "said Edward Sirait, President Director of Lion Air Group.
Edward added with a connection of Balikpapan in East Kalimantan with Pontianak which is the capital of West Kalimantan can help the economic growth of their region with the opening of access granted by Lion Air.
"Until now, Lion Air has flown to 41 destinations both domestic and international routes, the frequency of flights per day reached 627 flights of / day, which operates a fleet of some 113 units," Edward closed.