Kuala Terengganu: Local airlines, YOU Wings Airlines in collaboration with Sriwijaya Air will launch its first flight from Medan Indonesia to Kuala Terengganu on the 24th of November. Chief Executive Officer Daniel Lee said, for a start it would provide operating flights three times a week, on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
YOU Wings, a domestic and international airline based in Ipoh is the aircraft operator of Sriwijaya Air Indonesia which is a major shareholder of the company.
“This is our first route from Medan to Kuala Terengganu and if well received we will expand this further,” he said at a dinner with Terengganu Menteri Besar yesterday.
Lee said the initiative was aimed at giving more opportunities for tourists to enjoy the various attractions available in the country and introduce tourism products in their place.
The airline will use a Boeing 737 Air which has the capacity to hold 168 passengers in economy class with an affordable price of between RM99 to RM300. – BERNAMA