Tradewinds Airline was founded on February 21, 1989 and was re-branded as Silk Air on April 1, 1992. As Tradewinds, the airline catered to holiday destinations like Hat Yai, Kuantan, Pattaya, Tioman and Phuket. However, the transition from Tradewinds to Silk Air transformed it from a holiday resort airline to a complete regional airline. Silk Air flights range from short to medium haul and are quite popular among business as well as leisure travellers in Asia. Besides online booking, low air fare and readily available air tickets, Silk Air also offers an exquisite menu, bar services and good in-flight entertainment. Hospitality and service quality are the highlighting feature of Silk Air. Backed by a dedicated cabin crew and Silk Air has become a favourite of Asian passengers. The scrumptious cuisine served on board delight the customers. The airline has been declared the 'Best Airline (Regional)' by TTG Asia PTN Asia Pacific, for three consecutive years in 1995, 1996 and 1997. It went on to win the reputed award for 10th time in 2009 and features in TTG Asia's Travel Hall of Fame for the same. With a comprehensive schedule and widespread network, Silk Air has managed to become the indisputable leader in Asia region.
About Coimbatore (CJB)
Embraced by the mighty Western Ghats from all sides, Coimbatore is known to be one of the most beautiful cities in India. Located in the state of Tamil Nadu, Coimbatore lies favourably on the banks of the River Noyyal and enjoys a calm and temperate climate throughout the year. The presence of steep mountains and hills attract adventure-seekers from all corners of the country and beyond to indulge in activities like trekking and hiking. Annaikatti, Maruthamalai and Velliangiri are some of the most challenging mountains in Coimbatore that also add to the overall beauty of the place. On a trip Coimbatore, no tourist must miss exploring the Siruvani River, the water of which is considered to be the world's tastiest only after that of the Nile River. If tourists are arriving with their family and children, they should definitely visit the Annaimalai or Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary, which serves as home to a huge variety of animals and plant species. Coimbatore, which is also known as Kovai, is home to several wonderful temples as well, worth-mentioning among them are Perur Temple and Maruthamalai Temple. Known as the Manchester of South India, this city is a leader in manufacturing textile and local silk. Picking a suitable travel package from MakeMyTrip can help tourists explore this city in a very convenient manner.
About Coimbatore Airport
Coimbatore International Airport