2-Jan-2013 12:47 PM

Malindo Airways to launch service in Mar-2013

Lion Air general director Edward Sirait confirmed Malindo Airways is scheduled to launch operations from Mar-2013, according to a indo-aviation.com report. The carrier is 49% owned by Lion Air, with the majority shareholding held by Malaysia’s National Aerospace & Defence Industries (NADI). The carrier will be based in Malaysia and plans to have a fleet of 10 Boeing 737s in operation by the end of 2013.