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Lion Air Ready to Connect Bandung and Pontianak

Mar 3, 2017, 10:52 AM by Lion Corporate
Bandung, February 24, 2017 - To continue to expand the network connectivity of Lion Air flights from Bandung through Husein Sastranegara International Airport, as of March 1, 2017 Lion Air, which is an airlines under Lion Air Group together with Batik Air and Wings Air, will open a new route for flights to  international airport Supadio, Pontianak, West Kalimantan.

Lion Air’s flight from Bandung to Pontianak and return will be serviced once a day with the following schedule,

 JT 828 // BANDUNG (STD 19:55) - PONTIANAK (STA 21:25)
 JT 829 // PONTIANAK (STD 07:20) - BANDUNG (STA 8:50)

With the addition of this new service, we continue to add the destination choices for people to fly to the island of Borneo, since before Lion Air also flew to South Kalimantan through the city of Banjarmasin and Balikpapan in East Kalimantan through Bandung.

"We hope this opening access will further increase the choice for people flying and of course make it easier for customers to do their air travel along with our airline," said Edward Sirait, President Director of Lion Air Group.

Edward added that with the connection of Bandung with the West Kalimantan capital would be stimulating the industrial growth economy, and also has the potential to bring both domestic and foreign travelers because of the access to and from Bandung and Pontianak is quite open.

For more information, until now operational of Lion Air Group at Husein Sastranegara International Airport, Bandung has flights to 12 cities in Indonesia, such as Medan, Batam, Surabaya, Yogyakarta, Solo, Semarang, Denpasar, Lampung, Makassar, Balikpapan, Banjarmasin and Pontianak, as well as international flights to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

About Lion Air
Lion Air is the airline incorporated in Lion Air Group toghether with Wings Air and Batik Air, serve routes to more than 44 domestic destinations scattered throughout Indonesia, and 4 international destinations to Singapore, Malaysia, China, and Saudi Arabia. A low-cost airline or LCC (Low Cost Carrier) which has been operating for 16 years and has a total frequency up to 627 flights Flights per day.

Operate using Boeing 737- 800 NG / 900ER, 747-400 and Airbus A330-300, the total fleet of Lion Air today reached 113 units and will continue to grow in accordance with the reservation to Boeing and Airbus reached 409 and 234 units. Let's enjoy air travel with Lion Air to explore parts of the country with the best prices and flight schedules are available at any time. For more information visit our website at www.lionair.co.id

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