New Delhi, Oct 1 (UNI) Malaysia Airlines will increase its present flight frequencies from its southern India gateways of Chennai and Bangalore when the winter schedule kick off this month-end.
From Chennai, the airline's flight frequency will now be enhanced to nine weekly flights from current seven flights per week. From Bangalore, the flight capacity will be increased to four weekly flights from current three weekly flights.
The additional Chennai flights will be operational from October 28 onwards while the additional Bangalore flight will start operating from November 3. The airline will operate Airbus 330-300 and Airbus 330-200 on these routes.
Malaysia Airlines overall seat capacity from the two gateways will increase to 3,607 seats from present 2,920 seats.
With the addition of three new flights, Malaysia Airlines will operate 30 weekly flights from its present five gateways in India.
The airline operates daily flights from New Delhi and Mumbai and thrice weekly flights from Hyderabad apart from nine weekly flights from Chennai and four weekly flights from Bangalore gateways respectively.