Lion Air subsidiary Batik Air has taken delivery of its first Boeing 737-800 as part of its plan to offer international services later this year. The aircraft, part of a six-aircraft sale and leaseback deal from Irish lessor Avolon, will add to the full-service airline’s existing six 737-900s and will also assist the carrier’s plan to expand its current schedule from 10 destinations to 22 by year end. The delivered aircraft is currently at Singapore’s Seletar facility. The ...

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