The airline of Transnusa is aiming more than a year for routes in Eastern Indonesia. From the city of Makassar in South Sulawesi, TransNusa opened a new route to the nearest city, namely Selayar Islands, to Palu in Central Sulawesi and also served a route to Kolaka in Southeast Sulawesi Province. Flights to all three cities have been served since June 1, 2018 using a 72-seat ATR72-600 aircraft with a daily frequency
BayuSutanto, the Managing Director TransNusa said the addition of TransNusa direct flight routes from Makassar to several cities in South and Southeast Sulawesi was one of the main tourist destinations. This flight service is also to support economic acceleration and air access in destination cities, “said BayuSutanto.
“We are adding TransNusa direct flight routes from Makassar to several cities in South Sulawesi and Southeast Sulawesi using ATR 72-600 aircraft including Selayar, Kolaka and Palu. Also from Makassar to Labuan Bajo that connects South Sulawesi Province and NTT province where Labuan Bajo is a tourist destination, “he said.
It is said TransNusa is currently aiming for markets in East Indonesia both in the provinces of East Nusa Tenggara and South Sulawesi to have been connected with Citilink and Jakarta, Surabaya, Kupang and Makassar flights.
Pamper the Customers
One of the potential routes flown by TransNusa is to Sangia Nibandera Airport, Kolaka Regency. The people of Kolaka Regency, North Kolaka, East Kolaka and Bombana currently have an alternative airline if they fly to Makassar, South Sulawesi via the SangiaNibandera airport. Flights to Kolaka since June 1, 2018 also use ATR 72-600 aircraft
“Especially in KolakaTransNusa will provide the best service to our customers. Therefore we hope that Trans Nusa can be loved by the people of Kolaka, Bombana, East Kolaka and North Kolaka, please feel the difference in flying with TransNusa aircraft, “Bayu said
For him, according to the provisions of the Minister of Transportation for service to passenger aircraft there is full service, medium, low cost. TransNusa is included in the Medium category which provides snacks and mineral water services to passengers. This service is also part of pampering customers who want to fly with short routes. (As quoted from various sources).