AirAsia ready to fly Bandung-Semarang
Air Asia is ready to fly the route Bandung-Semarang. The opening track, along with the expansion of the fourth route other destinations of this airlines. by GM Airport Husein Sastranegara PT Angkasa Pura II, Eko Diantoro on the sidelines Kemenbudpar discussion held at the Airport on Tuesday (26 / 4).
According to him, opening the route is associated with the overlay along the 2220-meter runway Hussein who is scheduled to be completed in June.
“Once the overlay is complete, Air Asia will open five new destinations like Padang, Palembang, Pekanbaru, Semarang and Denpasar the plus one times the frequency of its flights,” he explained.
According to Eko, Air Asia will likely combine the use of Boeing 737-300 aircraft with their brand new aircraft, A-320 to serve the five new routes. Not only that, the process of thickening of the runway also drew two other airlines to open routes from Bandung.
Starting Wednesday (27 / 4), Sky Aviation using turbo-prop aircraft Fokker-50 flew prime minister route Bandung-Solo. They also opened a route Bandung-Tanjungkarang, Lampung. Malaysia-based airline, Firefly with Boeing 737 aircraft also plans to open lines of-Johor Bandung was only in August.
Explained Eko Diantoro, the overlay process is an effort Strengthening the runway surface in the receiving plane load misses from the schedule because it should have been completed at the end of May. The execution is constrained weather. “Runway was already 50 percent finished but we blocked the rain, so that the target end of May back to June,” he explained.
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