Top News on Lion Air

  • Lion Air to order 40 additional ATR 72-600s


    Indonesia's Lion Air will place an order for 40 additional ATR 72-600 turboprops.


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  • SINGAPORE: Bombardier non-committal on Lion progress


    Bombardier is still working hard to secure Lion Air as a customer, though it would not be drawn into discussions on how...


  • PICTURE: Lion Group receives 100th 737NG aircraft


    Indonesia’s Lion Group received its 100th Boeing 737NG aircraft at an event in Seattle on 4 November.


  • Six-month safety figures maintain gradual improvement


    Worldwide airline fatal accidents in the first six months of 2013 maintained the all-time best figure of nine, while...


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  • Kirana to step down as Lion Group chief; names successor

    News | 30 Jan 2015 04:31 | Mavis Toh

    ​Lion Group chief executive Rusdi Kirana says he will formally step down from his role in the next two months, as he gets more involved in Indonesia's political scene.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Kirana-to-step-down-as-Lion-Group-chief-names-successor-408471/
  • Citilink to benefit from regulation on higher ticket fares

    News | 29 Jan 2015 08:27 | Mavis Toh

    Indonesia's recent move to raise domestic ticket fares in a bid to enhance flight safety will work in Citilink’s favour, says its acting chief executive Albert Burhan.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Citilink-to-benefit-from-regulation-on-higher-ticket-fares-408426/
  • Indonesia's Citilink to focus on domestic growth

    News | 29 Jan 2015 07:34 | Mavis Toh

    ​Citilink has put its regional expansion plans on hold, as it focuses on gaining marketshare at home.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Indonesias-Citilink-to-focus-on-domestic-growth-408425/
  • Garuda to end Balikpapan-Manado; cuts frequencies on two services

    News | 29 Jan 2015 04:03 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​Garuda Indonesia will end the Balikpapan-Manado service, while halving the Makassar-Manado service to daily.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Garuda-to-end-Balikpapan-Manado-cuts-frequencies-on-two-services-408420/
  • Citilink slows fleet growth plans

    News | 28 Jan 2015 03:48 | Mavis Toh

    ​Citilink has slowed its fleet expansion plans and will add about five or six aircraft to its fleet annually, through to the end of the decade.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Citilink-slows-fleet-growth-plans-408363/
  • ANALYSIS: Aircraft lessors continue to rise from the East

    News | 27 Jan 2015 13:00 | Ellis Taylor

    Aircraft lessors have been growing fast in Asia, but few are likely to pose a major challenge to Western domination of the sector.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Aircraft-lessors-continue-to-rise-from-the-East-407663/