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Garuda To Cancel 49 Boeing Max Orders

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Indonesia's national carrier Garuda will cancel a multibillion-dollar order for 49 Boeing 737 MAX 8 jets after...
Indonesia Grounds All Boeing 737 Max 8 Jets Over Safety Concerns

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Indonesia, alongside China and Ethiopia, has grounded all Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft following the Ethiopian Airlines crash on March 10 that killed all...
All Indonesian Airlines Removed from EU Blacklist

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EU Removes All Indonesian Airlines from its Safety Blacklist. The European Union has removed all Indonesian airlines from its safety blacklist on June 14 in...
Troubles mount as budget airline boom in Thailand tops out

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The emergence of evermore low-cost carriers in Thailand has caused a number of troubles for the country’s aviation industry that could have repercussions on...
Malaysia Airlines may be taken private for restructuring

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Malaysia's state investment vehicle Khazanah Nasional Bhd plans to take Malaysia Airlines (MAS) private as the first step in a major restructuring of the...
Malaysia’s new budget airport to open May 2

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Malaysia on May 2 will open what it calls the world's largest airport built specifically for low-cost airlines, a project driven by budget travel's...
Tigerair could pull out of Indonesia

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Singapore's Tiger Airways Holdings Ltd. may be forced out of Indonesia, Southeast Asia's biggest domestic airline market, as its unprofitable joint venture is squeezed...
Budget airlines: Competition grows in Thailand

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In Thailand, the market for budget airlines is set to become more competitive with the launch of  Thai Lion Air and VietJet Air in...
Foreign investors eye Indonesia airports

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Indonesia's need for more and better airports is drawing strong interest from foreign transport and construction companies, hungry for a slice of the action...
Competition among ASEAN budget carriers heats up

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The aviation market for low-cost carriers or budget airline in Southeast Asia is becoming tougher even though in some markets the industry is close...
Lion Air builds large maintenance center off Singapore

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Fast-growing Indonesian budget carrier Lion Air has said it will build a $250 million aircraft maintenance facility on Batam island, just 20 kilometers from...
Lion Air crashes into cow on Sulawesi runway

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In another incident involving a plane of Indonesia's discount carrier Lion Air, a jet carrying 117 people hit a cow while landing and skidded...
AirAsia’s Fernandes guns for Indonesia

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Tony Fernandes, CEO of AirAsia Group, lives a double life these days. Half the time he spends in his “home,” the capital of Malaysia,...