All 108 passengers and crew survived after a new Lion Air jet crashed into the ocean and snapped into two while attempting to land Saturday on the Indonesian resort island of Bali, injuring up to 45 people.
An Italian citizen identified only as AG has been named a suspect in a bomb threat on a Lion Air aircraft on Oct. 14, and could possibly be charged under the Terrorism Law.
Batavia Air flight Y-6291 from Denpasar-Balikpapan-Gangzau (China) skidded off the runway on landing at Sepinggan International Airport, Balikpapan, East Kalimantan, at 11.30am Monday.
National flag carrier Garuda Indonesia has been recognized as ‘Best International Airline’ according to a recent independent survey of all major airlines throughout the world.
The Transportation Ministry is moving fast to contain the damage from the use of recreational drugs by pilots and cabin crew by expanding the protocols for drug abuse prevention.