Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Mandala Airlines moved to Terminal 3 Soekarno-Hatta Airport

Mandala Airlines

One of the Indonesia airline company, Mandala Airlines, starting on Monday (20/4/2009) will move their operations from Terminal 1 Soekarno-Hatta Airport, Jakarta to Terminal 3. Mandala is to serve passengers in the terminal 1 C for 24 years.
"With the transfer to Terminal 3, Mandala Airlines can provide a better service for passengers," said Megawati Trisia, Head of Corporate Communication Mandala Airlines, on Tuesday (14/4/2009) in Jakarta.

She said that, determining the date of transfer has been planned by Mandala and has coordinate with the airport authority, PT Angkasa Pura II. Coordination include matters related to the device in the operational support necessary for smooth flight and passenger comfort. Currently, coordination still takes place for the smooth process of switching to Terminal 3.

Mandala has an average of about 35 scheduled flights per day from Jakarta to many cities in Indonesia such as Banjarmasin, Balikpapan, Batam, Bengkulu, Denpasar, Bali, Jakarta, Kupang, Medan, Padang, Pangkalpinang, Pekanbaru, Pontianak , Semarang, Surabaya, and Tarakan.

"With the design of environment-friendly and equipped with facilities that support the comfort of passengers, the Airport Terminal 3 at Soekarno-Hatta International is expected to support the Mandala target passenger year 2009, which is about 5 to 6 million passengers," added Trisia.

Furthermore, Trisia add that at this time Mandala offers 550,000 seats per month capacity and this capacity will continue to grow along with it came some of the new A320 Airbus planes in 2009.  In 2007, Mandala was ordering 30 new Airbus aircraft worth 2.3 billion U.S. dollars. Mandala also has use of all types of Boeing aircraft and establish cooperation with Singapore Airlines Engineering Company for aircraft maintenance.

Mandala now offers a wide range of network services for the purpose of flight 17, with the aircraft in a safe fleet of Airbus A320 and A319 and the accuracy of the schedule, aircraft cleaning and security offers a very affordable price.