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Indonesia’s DGCA must act after latest Merpati crash

Yesterday’s Merpati crash puts the spotlight on Indonesia’s airline safety and maintenance standards once again.What is worrying is that despite several accidents over the last year, and nothing seems to have been done to force Merpati to conduct an overview of its safety and maintenance standards.Indonesia’s DGCA needs to come down hard on airlines like […]

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Fresh opportunity for Indonesia’s airline industry

There must have been a sigh of relief among Indonesian airlines after the European Union confirmed that it would lift its ban on four of them. The quartet can now begin to plan flights to Europe, and they will be able to get European passengers who will be able to book tickets on Indonesian airlines […]

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