TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - Batik Air has launched a new international route between Soekarno-Hatta International Airport and Thailand's Don Mueang International Airport. Batik Air CEO, Capt. Achmad Luthfie, said the new route connecting Jakarta and Bangkok is a business expansion that shows the airline's commitment to providing the best service to guests.
"This route is expected to be able to realize the dreams of every guest, tourist and business person to visit amazing places in the Southeast Asian region," he said in a press release on Sunday, December 22.
Batik Air is optimistic that aviation can help stimulate economic programs and boost foreign tourist arrivals to Indonesia through appropriate departure and arrival schedules.
Batik Air will expand its service networks based on their market analyses; including market demand and potential routes, in an effort to accommodate passengers' air travel needs according to business strategies.
"Batik Air aims to provide easier access to Thailand's business people and tourists planning to explore favorite destinations served by Batik Air more easily," he said.
From Jakarta, Bangkok-inbound flights can connect to Banda Aceh, Medan, Palembang, Lampung, Semarang, Yogyakarta, Solo, Surabaya, Denpasar, Lombok, Palu, Manado, Ambon, Ternate, Sorong, Jayapura, Merauke, and many others.