30 Mar 2010
Subang: Firefly, Your Community Airline, announced today its services into Sandakan, marking its continuous network expansion with the Boeing 737-800 jet operation from the Main Terminal Building of Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA). In line with strengthening its network in East Malaysia, Firefly is also increasing its frequency on the recently announced Sibu sector.
Firefly’s Head of Marketing & Communications, Ms Angelina Fernandez said, “Firefly indicates a significant growth and concurrently offers wider travelling options for business and leisure in the East Malaysia region with entrance into services to these sectors. Currently providing services to Kuching and Kota Kinabalu, with commencement of Sibu in the third quarter of this year, we are confident in capturing the group of value discerning passengers.”
Firefly will begin its operations between Kuala Lumpur - Sandakan and Kuala Lumpur - Sibu, from the Main Terminal Building of Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA).
From KLIA - Sandakan
From KLIA - Sibu
Firefly’s airport ticketing offices in the respective towns are targeted to be launched one month prior to Firefly’s commencement of service.
Firefly’s frequencies into East Malaysia via Kuching and Kota Kinabalu as below;
KUL – KUCHING
KUL – KOTA KINABALU
(Bringing the total number to six flights daily between Kuala Lumpur and Kota Kinabalu)