Commenting on the ceremony, Rusdi Kirana, Chairman of WINGS AIR and Chief Executive Officer of LION AIR, stated:
"We are proud of being the first to introduce the ATR
72-500 in Indonesia, an aircraft reputed worldwide for its reliability and comfort.
Our new fleet of ATRs will also enable us to optimize our operating costs on the regional network, and therefore we will be able to propose very competitive fares to our passengers."
"We are glad to invite them to discover the new ATR
experience, and we are delighted to contribute to the expansion of the air connectivity to some remote areas of the country, while participating in the development of tourism and business."
also underlined "the large support network of ATR
in Asia, as a key factor of our decision of introducing the ATRs into the fleet of WINGS AIR