When Batik Meets Dragons
Batik Air Flies Daily Between Bali and Komodo Airport in Labuan Bajo, West Flores
On Friday, September 6, 2019, Batik Air – the full-fare subsidiary airline of the Lion Group, launched its new daily flight service connecting Denpasar, Bali and Komodo Airport at Labuan Bajo, West Flores.
Flying an Airbus A-320 aircraft configured for 156 passengers with 12 business class seats and 144 economy seats, the flight operates on a daily basis leaving Bali at 11:35 am local time landing one hour later with the return flight leaving Labuan Bajo at 1:15 pm local time.
A tourism boom is well and truly underway in Labuan Bajo that serves as the gateway to both West Flores and the Komodo National Park. As part of the boom, Labuan Bajo boasts an ultra-modern airport, a 5-star luxury resort, and even a Starbucks Coffee Outlet.