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Garuda Includes Airport Tax in Domestic Ticket Fees

Just finding out about this, but it seems that as of 4 October 2012, flag carrier Garuda Indonesia has been including the airport tax (Passenger Service Charge, or PSC) in the price of all domestic flights. That means that it’s

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AirAsia Acquires Batavia Air

Budget behemoth AirAsia is in the news again. It has just been announced that the airline has agreed to acquire Indonesia’s Batavia Air. This is AirAsia’s first ever acquisition, and probably underlines the importance of the Indonesian market, where the

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Indonesia Departure Taxes on the Rise

I only just found out that the domestic departure tax was raised at most Indonesian airports on 1 December 2010. The new fee for departures from Bali – Denpasar and Makassar is now 40,000 Rupiah (about US$ 4.50), up from

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