SKS Airways is a new airline in Malaysia, based in Subang. The upstart received its AOC from Malaysia on October 1, 2021.
The new airline is planning to commence regional operations in the first quarter of 2022.
SKS Airways was incorporated on November 13, 2017 as a wholly Malaysian owned airline. A member of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), SKS Airways is part of the SKS Group of companies. SKS Group was founded in 1983 and presently a multi-disciplined organization with core businesses that spans across property development, investment holding, hospitality and credit finance in Malaysia and Australia (www.sksgroup.com.my).
- Malaysian Aviation Commission (MAVCOM) awarded full Air Service License (ASL) to SKS Airways effective 1 January 2022.
- SKS Airways was also awarded Air Operator’s Certificate (AOC) by the Civil Aviation Authority of Malaysia (CAAM) effective 1 October 2021.
SKS Airways is a commercial airline offering passenger, cargo and charter services. With its hubs in Subang and Senai, the airline plans to connect Malaysia and beyond to destinations in ASEAN and southern China.
SKS Airways will begin operations with Twin Otter aircrafts, well-known all over the world for toughness and reliability with excellent Short Take Off and Landing (STOL) capabilities which enables it to land comfortably on short airstrips. The 19-passenger turboprop Twin Otter aircraft is highly versatile and one of the most flexible planes ever built. These aircraft are deemed reliable in providing alternative air transportation especially to the remote island resorts which are only accessible via surface or boats. SKS Airways will be collaborating with major tourism industry players in developing attractive and affordable holiday packages to suit your holiday requirement.