Malindo Airlines India stil yet to be approved from Indian Aviation Board. Hybrid Malaysian Malindo Airlines, is in the final stage of getting approved from the Indian Aviation Board to start services and flights to the India.Chandran Rama Muthy (Chief Executive Officer) mentioned destinations in India such as Mumbai Kochi and Delhi where the airline was looking to offer services.
Malindo is still waiting for confirmation and approval and they expect to hear the decision in about 2 months At present Malindo flies to to 12 destinations of which 11 routes are domestic routes and one international. Dhaka is to be the next destination to start next week.
By the end of 2013, Malindo Air would have 21 destinations of which 61%
will be domestic routes. Malindo airline will be receiving 3 new ATR72-600 aircraft next two month and will be introducing new destinations as well.The carrier is also striving to fly 1.7 million passengers
Highlights:* Malindo Airlines News *Malindo air to rebrand as Batik Air Malaysia * Kathmandu and Kuala Lumpur Flights new destinations Malindo Airlines Booking *Direct flights from Subang-Kuantan and Penang-JB.* Malaysian hybrid carrier Malindo Airlines on Saturday started direct flights from Mumbai (India) to Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia). * Malindo to enter into the Indian market. Competition among the carriers on the Malaysia-India sector has further intensified with the entry of Malaysia's hybrid carrier Malindo Airlines.*Children to get 50% off on all Malindo Airlines flights * KL-Miri sector suspension (It's only temporary, says Malindo Airways) * Malindo achieves a huge traffic increase at Subang Airport * Malindo air will serve Penang and Langkawi and from both Kuala Lumpur airports * KLIA airport sees surge in local traffic *China to be Malindo Airways next big market expansion *Malindo Air's first 6 months has focused on building up it's local domestic network * Malindo Airlines Booking Malindo Airways launch achieves 21% surge in Malaysia Domestic traffic as AirAsia and MAS also expand * The carrier hopes bus transfer can entice passengers to make some local to international connections * Carrier looks at establishing new base at Kota Kinabalu * Malindo Airlines domestic market share should reach 9% * MAS records large gains in local traffic and load factor * MAS reports tiny operating profit for 2Q2013 * Air Asia load factors also remain large as profits increase * Malaysian domestic air traffic market sees robust growth.