Edited by: Sheera Abg Mansor
KUALA LUMPUR: The launching of inaugural Kuala Lumpur-Kertajati-Kuala Lumpur service by Malaysia Airlines has made it becomes the first Malaysian carrier to fly direct to Indonesia’s second-largest airport, Kertajati International Airport, Kertajati.
Kertajati is a strategic gateway for Malaysia Airlines passengers from across the world to explore deeper into Indonesia’s iconic destinations.
Quoting the statement released by the airlines, flight MH845 departed Kuala Lumpur on Feb 13, 2020 at 6.20pm and arrived in Kertajati at 7.45pm.
While the return flight MH844 departed Kertajati at 8.25pm and arrived in Kuala Lumpur at 12.10am the next day.
Malaysia Airlines group chief executive officer Captain Izham Ismail as quoted in Bernama said the service provides opportunities for its passengers to experience the beautiful attractions that Kertajati has to offer, besides playing its part in supporting economic growth and tourism in West Java.
Also in line with the airline’s Fly Malaysia campaign, this service will further support Visit Malaysia 2020, encouraging visitors to explore Malaysia’s natural attractions and iconic landmarks suitable for a long vacation or a short stopover.