JAKARTA (HN) - These Batik Air increase the frequency of flights from Jakarta to Sorong from 5 April 2017. The addition of a frequency of one of the previous one carried out flights since March 27, 2017. Now the number of Batik Air flights to twice daily.

First flight from Soekarno-Hatta International Airport with the ID number 7797 at 1:50 pm, arriving in Sorong at 08.00 WIT. The second flight from Cengkareng the ID number 9981 departing at 9:50 pm, arriving in Sorong at 16.00 WIT.

Conversely, Sorong Flight with the ID number 7780 departed from Jeffman Airport at 08:50 WIT, arriving in Cengkareng at 11:05 pm. ID number 7796 onward flight departs from Sorong at 16:45 WIT, arriving in Cengkareng at 19:00.

President Director of Lion Air Group Edward Sirait said, adding the flight schedules to enhance access to flights in Papua, especially the western section. Previously, this full service airline already has direct flights from Jakarta to Jayapura, capital of Papua.

"With the addition to Sorong, would give more choice to customers Batik Air," Edward told HARIAN NASIONAL news in Jakarta, Wednesday (5/4).

Extra flight hours pushing the air transportation needs of the citizens of Jakarta, Sorong, and surrounding areas are well accommodated. Batik Air always open access daily flights.

Besides Batik Air, Wings Air became the auspices airline Lion Air Group, which already reach several cities in Papua. Airlines flying to pioneer this service is already providing services to and from Nabire, Wamena, Jayapura and Sorong. Will be established connectivity between airlines and the Lion Air Group.

Batik Air airline with full service facilities owned Lion Air Group. Airlines with the distinctive logo of Indonesian culture is already serving flights to more than 25 domestic destinations in Indonesia. In addition there are also international flights to Singapore.

Passengers will be happy to fly with Batik Air because it has facilities in flight entertainment at every seat passenger. In it is a variety of traditional games also digitized films best choice.

Until now Batik Air already operates 46 aircraft with a total frequency of 180 flights per day. Batik Air always reach level flight punctuality ( On Time Performance / OTP) best from other airlines in Indonesia. Even in 2016, OTP Batik Air reached 91.20 percent.

Batik Air flight safety priority. All flights have been equipped with world safety standards procedures of the International Air Transport Association (International Air Transport Association / IATA) in January 2016. In addition Batik Air is listed in the IATA Standard Safety Assessment (ISSA), and received the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) in November 2016.

Reportase: Dian Riski Rosmayanti
Editor : Admin