Top News on Balikpapan

  • Lion Air 737 in hard landing at Surabaya


    ​Indonesia’s Lion Air has confirmed that one of its Boeing 737-900ERs was involved in a hard landing incident at Surabaya’s Juanda International airport on the morning of 1 February.


  • Other News for Balikpapan

  • Indonesia’s Sky Aviation receives first Sukhoi Superjet


    Indonesian carrier Sky Aviation received its first Sukhoi Superjet aircraft on 27 February. The aircraft, with serial...


  • Garuda to add 18 regional jets by 2015


    <p>Garuda Indonesia will begin a competition this year to select its first regional jets.</p><p>The airline hopes to...


  • Trigana Indonesian ATR in emergency landing on rice field


    <p>An Indonesian Trigana Air Service ATR 42 made an emergency landing in a rice field today after reporting a failure...


  • News Listings for Balikpapan

  • Lion Air confirms 737 damaged in ground accident

    News | 14 Nov 2014 02:17 | Firdaus Hashim

    Lion Air has confirmed that one of its Boeing 737-900ERs was damaged on 7 November during an incident on the ground at Balikpapan Sepinggan International airport.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lion-Air-confirms-737-damaged-in-ground-accident-406070/
  • Garuda launches new domestic service

    News | 03 Nov 2014 01:45 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​Garuda Indonesia launched a Balikpapan-Palangkaraya-Pontianak-Putusibau service on 1 November.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Garuda-launches-new-domestic-service-405522/
  • Transmile Air Services rebrands as Raya Airways

    News | 03 Oct 2014 05:18 | Aaron Chong

    Malaysian cargo carrier Transmile Air Services (TAS) has been rebranded as Raya Airways and will acquire Boeing 757s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Transmile-Air-Services-rebrands-as-Raya-Airways-404422/
  • ​ANALYSIS: Has Lion reached the end of the beginning?

    News | 25 Sep 2014 01:54 | Greg Waldron

    Amid lingering concerns of an order bubble, Indonesian low cost juggernaut Lion Air is reducing capacity and has pared back its network.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Has-Lion-reached-the-end-of-the-beginning-404083/
  • AirAsia to raise Balikpapan frequency

    News | 18 Aug 2014 09:49 | Firdaus Hashim

    AirAsia will raise the Kuala Lumpur-Balikpapan frequency on 16 October.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AirAsia-to-raise-Balikpapan-frequency-402766/
  • Citilink launches Jakarta-Solo service

    News | 21 Jul 2014 08:00 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​Indonesian low-cost carrier Citilink launched a daily Jakarta Halim-Solo service on 18 July.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Citilink-launches-Jakarta-Solo-service-401797/