Bali gets cheaper for Australians as airline competition intensifies

Competition in the Adelaide-Bali market has intensified with the launch of services from Malindo Air and additional capacity from Jetstar. The overall Australia-Bali market is…..

Malacca tourism set to surge as AirAsia finally confirms its arrival date

Tourism in the historical Malaysian city of Malacca should surge as AirAsia finally launches flights to its underserved airport. Malaysia’s largest airline – and Asia’s…..

Malindo grows further in Australia with new Adelaide service

Lion Group’s Malindo Air is pursuing further expansion in the Australian market next month as Adelaide becomes its fourth destination. Malindo has expanded rapidly in…..

Lion Group eyes further Australia expansion with Malindo services from Bali to Adelaide and Sydney

The Lion Group is considering further expansion in the Australia market with new services from Bali to Adelaide and Sydney, using its Malaysian affiliate Malindo…..

AirAsia fills gaps in domestic network as it relaunches Ipoh and Kuantan

AirAsia is filling in the last holes in its Malaysian domestic network with the launch of flights to Ipoh and Kuantan. Summary: AirAsia is resuming…..

Tourism at Indonesia’s Lake Toba to surge following launch of international services from AirAsia and Malindo

Indonesia’s Silangit Airport has secured its first two scheduled international services as part of an initiative to promote tourism at nearby Lake Toba. Highlights: Malindo…..

Airline Insight: Malindo 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…..

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…..

Perth-Kuala Lumpur overcapacity eases as AirAsia X pulls back

AirAsia X’s decision to cut one of its two daily flights to Perth should ease the overcapacity situation on the Kuala Lumpur-Perth market, benefitting Malaysia…..

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……

Malindo Air shelves plans for launching Melbourne and Sydney

Malaysia’s Malindo has shelved plans for expansion in Australia after parent Lion Group reallocated Malindo’s first three widebody aircraft to another subsidiary. Malindo is currently…..