SARAWAK State Government and low-cost carrier, AirAsia, are working to improve Asian connectivitiy via the low cost carrier terminal in Kuching, which they hope to turn into a hub in Borneo.
AirAsia deputy chief executive, Datuk Kamarudin Meranun, said the airline is awaiting permission to fly to Brunei from Kuching which he expects to be granted by May this year, local daily The Star reported today.
The airline has also applied for landing rights to regional destinations such as Indonesia and Singapore but this is subject to bilateral agreements.
Source : TTG
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