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AirAsia, Aviastar to bid for haj flights

  • Nurfika Osman

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Sat, March 9 2013 | 11:53 am

PREMIUM Domestic carriers Indonesia AirAsia (IAA) and Aviastar Mandiri plan to participate in the government’s annual haj transportation tender next year to capture the country’s haj pilgrim market, which is around 200,000 people a year.

Both carriers say they are preparing administrative and technical details to fly the pilgrims to Mecca, such as applying for route permits and leasing wide-bod...