Articles Tagged ‘Batavia Air’

Surabaya loses seventh-largest airline; LCCs and domestic market drives the traffic

Surabaya loses seventh-largest airline; LCCs and domestic market drives the traffic

Indonesia’s third-busiest airport, Surabaya, handled more than 15 million passengers in 2012 of which over 90% travelled domestically. In fact, it is the country’s largest airport without a direct link to Europe.

Batavia Air ceases operations; Indonesia’s domestic capacity down by 7%

Batavia Air ceases operations; Indonesia’s domestic capacity down by 7%

Following a failed attempt at partnership with AirAsia in 2012, Batavia Air ceased operations last week. As anna.aero discovers, a jinxed aircraft might have been involved.