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Lion Air Resumes Flights From Bandung to Palembang, Pekanbaru and Banjarmasin

Lion Air announced on Tuesday the resumption of domestic flights to and from Bandung via Husein Sastranegara International Airport (BDO). The carrier will offer six daily return flights to three destinations including Palembang, Pekanbaru and Banjarmasin.

Lion Air Boeing 737-10 - Courtesy Boeing

On Tuesday (September 8, 2020), Lion Air announced the resumption of service to and from Bandung via Husein Sastranegara Airport (BDO) with six daily domestic return flights to three destinations including Palembang (PLM), Pekanbaru (PKU) and Banjarmasin (BDJ). Lion Air resumed operations on August 20, 2020 and in addition to today’s new routes, the carrier currently operates from airports in Medan (KNO), Denpasar (DPS), Balikpapan (BPN) and Makassar (UPG). The newly announced routes will be serviced with a Boeing 737-800NG configured with 189 Economy Class seats.

With the resumption of service to/from Bandung via Husein Sastranegara Airport (BDO), Lion Air passengers will be able to connect to seven destinations in Bandung and other cities via Lion Air Group carriers Lion Air, Wings Air and Batik Air. Currently, the Group operates service to Takengon Meulaboh, Padang Sidempuan, Sibolga, Silangit, Simeulue, Takengon, Banda Aceh, Tanjung Pinang, Anambas, Dumai, Jambi, Batam, Kerinci, Muara Bungo, Natuna, Padang, Bengkulu, Tanjung Karang-Lampung, Lubuk Linggau, Pangkalpinang, Tanjung Pandan, Sumenep, Banyuwangi, Bima, Ende, Kupang, Labuan Bajo, Maumere, Tambolaka, Waingapu, Alor, Rote, Putusibau, Ketapang, Sintang, Batulicin, Kotabaru, Palangkaraya, Berau, Malinau, Mamuju, Tanjung Selor, Tarakan, Bau -Bau, Bima, Kendari, Kolaka, Luwuk, Morowali, Palopo, Tana Toraja, Poso, Raha, Selayar, Wangi-Wangi,Ambon, Gorontalo, Jayapura, Kendari, Luwuk, Manokwari, Merauke, Palu, Samarinda, Sorong, Ternate as well as other destinations.

Lion Air Resumes Service From Bandung to Palembang, Pekanbaru and Banjarmasin - Courtesy Lion Air

To ensure the health and safety of passengers and crew, Lion Air has implemented various protocols to reduce the potential spread of COVID-19. The carrier’s aircraft also undergoes enhanced aircraft cleaning and sterilization processes, using the Aircraft Exterior and Interior Cleaning (AEIC) method, which is carried out at the Batam Aero Technic (BAT) maintenance center and other stations.

Lion Air's Recommended Health Protocol Guidelines - Courtesy Lion Air

Source: Lion Air


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