Malindo Air has commenced service between Kuala Lumpur (KUL) and Thiruvananthapuram (TRV) in the Indian state of Kerala. The inaugural flight on the 2,812-kilometre route to the city on India’s southern tip (also known as Trivandrum) was operated on Monday 24 August. The service will be flown four times weekly (Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays) using the airline’s 737-800s. No other carrier operates on this route. Malindo Air already serves five other destinations in India from its Kuala Lumpur base; Delhi, Kochi, Mumbai, Tiruchirappalli and Visakhapatnam.