Melbourne-Bali capacity increases 70% as Malindo and Qantas enter

Melbourne-Bali capacity will be up more than 70% year over year in Jul-2018, following the launch of services from Lion Group’s Malindo Air and Qantas…..

CAPA Weekly industry insights: Executive Chairman Peter Harbison on Batik Air

Following on from our analysis of Batik Air, CAPA Executive Chairman Peter Harbison delivers his insightful views on the airline and its expansion in Australia……

Batik Air – a Lion in sheep’s clothing in the Australia market?

Indonesia based Lion Air Group’s Batik Air CEO Achmad Luthfie confirmed this month that the airline plans to pursue significant expansion in the Australia-Bali market in…..

Airline Insight: Batik Air

Each day this year The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the…..

Competitive Australia-Bali market impacts performance for Lion Group who should reconsider expansion plans

Indonesia’s Lion Group should reconsider plans for expanding in the Australia-Bali market after a less than stellar initial performance on its first two Australia-Bali routes……

Batik Air finally ready to begin Australia services with Jun-2017 Bali-Perth launch, are more Australian cities next?

Batik Air has set a 21-Jun-2017 launch date for service from Bali to Perth, the first Australia route for the Indonesian full service airline. Batik,…..