Lion Air Group celebrated the 77th Independence Day of the Republic of Indonesia at an average altitude of 30,000 feet on Wednesday (17/8/2022). What was the celebration like?
The Lion Air flight begins with flight number JT-710 for the route to Pontianak Supadio International Airport in Kubu Raya, West Kalimantan (PNK) from Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Tangerang, Banten (CGK).
At 32,000 feet when the seat belt off sign is off, cabin crew distributes small flags to all passengers.
The cabin crew leader announced the celebration of the 77th Independence Day of the Republic of Indonesia in the aircraft cabin. Then, the leader of the cabin crew read the text of the Proclamation, followed by the passengers, all passengers followed solemnly.
Followed by the cabin crew walking from the rear cabin hallway carrying the Red and White flag. Located in the front cabin aisle, 2 (two) cabin crew members of the Red and White Flag were unfurled. And, together they sang the song Hari Merdeka (17 August 1945).
Cabin crew unfurled the Red and White flag at an average altitude of 30,000 feet on Wednesday (17/8/2022). Photo: Lion Air
Lion Air deliberately chose the Jakarta – Pontianak route to commemorate the historic moment of Lion Air’s flight 22 years ago.
After that, five cabin crew members who are members of Lion Voice (a community of flight attendants – flight attendants specifically for music and songs) performed a song with the theme of independence, namely, Indonesia Pusaka, My Homeland, One Nusa One Nation, Flying the Flag of My Country and Flirting with Coconut Island.
“Lion Air held a live performance and songs by the cabin crew on board the plane at an altitude of 32,000 feet aiming to inspire young people to continue to work, to help popularize songs with the spirit of independence and thirdly as an effort to give appreciation to young musicians. talent, especially for those who work as cabin crew in the Lion Air Group,” said Lion Air Corporate Communications Strategic Danang Mandala Prihantoro.
On the flight, door prizes were distributed based on the criteria for the clothes used (outfit of the day) and the most enthusiastic singing. The special Lion Air Group flight (17/08) has the concept of a touch of independence through a live announcement delivered by the senior flight attendant and pilot.
“Lion Air Group’s efforts at this momentum are in line with improving services so that the flight experience for passengers is more enjoyable and inviting (persuasive) together according to the big theme “Recover Faster, Rise Stronger”. In the future, all parties including the air transportation sector can experience recovery and progress with the Indonesian nation,” said Danang.
Live announcement by cabin crew Photo: Lion Air
The live announcement delivered by the flight crew is carried out on 77 flight frequencies with departures (takeoff time at 09.00 – 10.00) which are still operating / duration / entering time at 10.10 local time.
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