Mumbai, Oct 30 (UNI) Air India Express today announced that it has started its first flight from India to Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia from October 28.
The new service will operate seven times a week, an AI release said here today.
According to the release, the timings of Air India Express flight operating thrice a week between Chennai-Trichy-Dubai have been changed to facilitate passengers coming from Kuala Lumpur and landing in Chennai to take a connecting flight to Tamil Nadu.
Accordingly, passengers arriving at Chennai from Kuala Lumpur in the morning at around 1100 hrs can take IX 611 Chennai-Tamil Nadu-Dubai flight, which departs at 1205 hrs on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
The connecting flight is available on all the above three days.
Similarly, for passengers boarding from Trichy, a connecting flight to Kuala Lumpur is available three days a week -- Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. The flight departs from Trichy at 0005 hrs and reaches Chennai at 0115 hrs, the release added.
With the introduction of the flight between Chennai and Kuala Lumpur, Air India Express operates flights to four international destinations -- Singapore, Colombo, Dubai and Kuala Lumpur -- from Chennai.