Sometime in 2013, Batavia ownership will go from about 80% AirAsia-owned to fully controlled by Asia's largest LCC. Since the combined airline will control more than 50% of flights domestically, the government has stepped in the investigate if this is legal and fair for everyone.
We can only imagine how dominant AirAsia will be in the region is this happens and it opens up the possibility of seeing more beaches sponsored by the airline. Even the airline's CEO wants to keep an eye on Indonesia; he has made plans to move there during the expansion.
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