AirAsia just opened a new route that connects Manila and Jakarta, the capitol city of Indonesia. Named the World’s Best Low-Cost Airline For Nine Consecutive Years, the inaugural flight departed on Tuesday 9 January from Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) to Soekarno-Hatta International Airport. Captain Dexter Comendador, the CEO AirAsia Filipina, was in charged in this first flight, AirAsia Z2 235 from Manila to Jakarta.
AirAsia also launched the new route from Manila to Bali on 19 January. The AirAsia flights for both routes operate on daily basis.