Thursday, November 15, 2018

KUL welcomes India's largest low cost carrier IndiGo inagural flight

Sepang:  India's largest low-cost carrier IndiGo became the 59th airlines operating at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL), with the inaugural flight arriving at klia2 earlier this morning.

KUL is IndiGo’s 12th international destination after flying from Delhi, India, carrying 180 passengers on its Airbus A320 aircraft.

Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) acting chief executive officer Raja Azmi Raja Nazuddin said KUL would continue enhancing connectivity and positioning Malaysia as a preferred global hub.

“India is one of our target destination markets in growing the connectivity at KUL. In its traffic forecast for 2017-2040, Airports Council International projects that India will be the second fastest growing country in the world for passenger traffic at 7.5 per cent,” he said after welcoming IndiGo's inaugural flight at klia2, here, today.
15/11/18 Ayisy Yusof/New Straits Times