ARRIVAL OF THE FIRST DIRECT FLIGHT FROM CHINA INTO SENAI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT.17 Jun 2016
On 30th May 2016, Senai Airport Terminal Services Sdn. Bhd, a member of MMC Group of Companies receives AirAsia’s maiden flight from China at 6:30am with a 95% passenger load.
Guests on board the inaugural flight from Guangzhou were given a traditional Johor welcome and greeted by YB Datuk Tee Siew Kiong, Johor State EXCO of Tourism, Trade & Consumer, Mr. Md Derick Basir, SATSSB’s CEO and Mr. Jackson Lee, Johor Bahru Station Head, AirAsia Berhad.
The introduction of Johor Bahru – Guangzhou makes the 7th international destination from Senai International Airport and marks a new milestone in SATSSB’s international connectivity when it operates 7x weekly.
Johor is now on track towards becoming an international metropolis. The State Government’s goal is to increase the number of direct international flights to many more countries and strengthen the position of Senai International Airport as one of the hubs in our country.