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Planes collide on Indonesian runway, no casualties

Two passenger planes collided at an airport in the Indonesian city of Medan on Thursday, an airline spokesman said, the latest incident to hit the country`s beleaguered aviation sector.

Aug 03, 2017, 14:18 PM IST

After huge jet orders, budget airlines eye rich seam of aircraft leasing

From Scandinavia to Southeast Asia, low-cost airlines have ordered record numbers of planes in recent years, redefining the jet industry. Now they plan to lease out scores of their new planes, re-ordering the aviation business all over again.

Oct 22, 2014, 06:21 AM IST

Bali plane lands in sea, all passengers survive

A passenger jet operated by budget airline Lion Air missed the runway at Bali airport and landed in the sea.

Apr 13, 2013, 13:59 PM IST

Boeing signs record $22.4 bn order with Lion Air

Boeing Co said on Tuesday it signed its largest ever commercial airplane order with Indonesia's Lion Air in a deal worth USD 22.4 billion.

Feb 14, 2012, 18:11 PM IST

Boeing wins record $21.7 bn airplane order

The United States announced a massive order for Boeing jets from Indonesia's largest domestic airline, Lion Air, to be showcased as US President Barack Obama winds up an Asia-Pacific tour.

Nov 18, 2011, 00:42 AM IST