Jo'burg, 21 August 2007: kulula.com, who turned 6 years old this month, has announced that it will be increasing its network from Lanseria airport from 29 October 2007. Two new routes will be added to their schedule.
Avi Bhatt, the airline's executive manager of route development says, "not only is kulula growing in leaps and bounds, but the public's response to our flights out of Lanseria Airport has been overwhelmingly positive." To this note, kulula has decided to double its flights between Lanseria airport and Cape Town. The new schedule will make it easy for their fans to have a full day's work in either Cape Town or Jo'burg with flights departing and arriving early the morning and late afternoon.
Gavin Sayce, Lanseria's airport manager adds, "Lanseria is conveniently located for Jo'burg's northern suburbs and Pretoria residents, who often comment on our ample parking and easy check in facilities." Boarding the big green flying machines is also easy because kululas fans are able to walk straight onto the aircraft - no waiting for busses to get you back to the airport building when you land.
Cape Town now boasts 3 return flights a day between the two airports. Durbs has two return flights a day and PE one. The new schedule will make flying from Lanseria airport so easy, which is just what kulula promises in their name zulu name, which means 'easy'.
Notes to editor:
- kulula.com will be operating the new routes with its new fleet of more fuel-efficient Boeing 737-400s
- the schedule details above refers to flights on weekdays (mon-fri). Flight on the weekend have a slightly different time table
- Lanseria is a privately owned airport, and is SA's second international Jo'burg based airport