Wings Air, a low cost airline based in Jakarta, Indonesia, will launch an international route from Pontianak via Supadio Kubu Raya Airport located in Indonesia to one of Malaysia's cities Kuching via Kuching International Airport.
This route is the first new destination for Wings Air in 2018 and will start operating on January 24, 2018. The flight will be served twice daily with departure time from Pontianak on 09.45LT on flight number IW 1378 and at 18.00LT on flight number IW 1372. Flight schedule from Kuching will depart on the morning at 07.00LT using flight number IW 1379 and noon at 11:55LT with flight number IW 1373.
Wings Air will serve the flight using ATR 72-500 or ATR 72-600 aircraft that can provide 72 economic class seats.
Wings Air is also planning to expand international routes from Pontianak to other destinations in Malaysia, such as Miri City in the near future, and of course some domestic routes also will be opened, this is supported by the addition of new fleet of Wings Air in 2018 that planned to come about 5 unit ATR 72-600 aircraft that adds new strength for Wings Air operations.
Currently Wings Air flies to more than 105 domestic destinations in Indonesia with the flight frequency reaching 351 flights per day flown by 54 fleets with type ATR 72-500 and 600.