MANILA: Southeast Asian Airlines (SEAIR) will be mounting flights this month from Puerto Princesa City in Palawan, the Philippines, to Kota Kinabalu, marking the carrier's entry into the Brunei-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philippines-East Asia Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA) market.
Scheduled on Nov. 28, 2008, the inaugural flight will allow passengers to visit world-renowned destinations in a circuitous route without backtracking. It also opens up direct flights from Kota Kinabalu to Puerto Princesa and Boracay in Aklan, Philippines news agency quoted the carrier as saying in a statement.
"SEAIR made 3,511 flights to and from Caticlan. This translates to 635 flights more than our nearest competitor. This (new) service will add further to the connectivity to Boracay with twice a week flights direct from Caticlan to Puerto Princesa," said Patrick Tan, SEAIRs vice president for commercial affairs.
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