STARTING March 2024, the world of commercial aviation in Indonesia will be enlivened by a new airline called BBN Airlines Indonesia. This airline has just received an additional Air Operations Certificate or AOC for commercial passenger flights from the Ministry of Transportation.

“The Ministry of Transportation has stated that BBN Airlines Indonesia is suitable and meets regulatory standards to open commercial passenger flight services which will begin operating immediately in March 2024,” said BBN Airlines Indonesia Chairman, Martynas Grigas in Jakarta, Monday, (03/11), 2024.

Martynas explained that the addition of the certificate confirmed the airline’s readiness to operate aircraft for commercial purposes. The Ministry of Transportation also assesses that BBN Airlines Indonesia will provide an air travel experience with high standards of safety and service.

Based on information on its official website, BBN Airlines Indonesia was founded in Jakarta, Indonesia, in August 2022. This airline is a subsidiary of Avia Solutions Group, the world’s largest provider of aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance or ACMI.

BBN Airlines Indonesia is a cargo airline based in Indonesia specializing in the fields of ACMI Leasing, Air Charter Flights and Air Freight Services. The airline focuses on ACMI charters as well as air charter services.

With a focus on ACMI rentals and air charters, BBN Airlines Indonesia serves airlines in Southeast Asia to meet their capacity needs. Located at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, BBN Airlines Indonesia is also a liaison for customers throughout Indonesia and Southeast Asia.

BBN Airline has prepared a fleet of three Boeing 737-800s to serve passenger charter requests and three cargo aircraft with a fleet of Boeing 737-800s and Boeing 737-400s to serve domestic and international flights. The airline targets operating a fleet of 40 aircraft by 2027. [sources/photo special]