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Firefly to operate weekly flights from Kuala Lumpur to Christmas Island for Christmas Island Air

Firefly ( (Subang) will introduce weekly scheduled charter service between Kuala Lumpur and Christmas Island in Australia from July 7. These services will be operated every Saturday, departing Kuala Lumpur at 9.20 am (0920) and arriving at Christmas Island at 10.55 am (1055). The return flight leaves Christmas Island at 11.55 am (1155) and arrives in Kuala Lumpur at 3.30 pm (1530). Firefly will utilize its Boeing 737-400 aircraft which has a seating capacity of 162 on this route.

The new services are a collaboration between the airline and Sunwise Nominees Pty Ltd doing business as Christmas Island Air.

Christmas Island is an Australian territory in the Indian Ocean. It is 2,600 1,600 miles northwest of Perth, 220 miles south of Jakarta and 1,708 miles west of Darwin. Christmas Island is famous for tropical seabirds and red crabs.

Flight No Route Departure Arrival Flight Time
FY8320 Kuala Lumpur/ Christmas Island 9.20am 10.55am 2 hours 35 min
FY8321 Christmas Island/ Kuala Lumpur 11.55am 3.30pm 2 hours 35 min

Copyright Photo: Felix Gottwald.