Lion Air orders Hawker 900XP jets


Lion Air has ordered two firm and two options for the Hawker 900XP business jet for charter operations

Hawker Beechcraft announced
that an order for two Hawker 900XP business jets from Jakarta-based Lion Air,
with options for two additional aircraft. Lion Air plans to use the aircraft to
meet the growing demand for charter services throughout the region.

“We’re proud that the Hawker
900XP is Lion Air’s selection to support the airline as it branches out into
charter services,” said Dan Keady, HBC vice president, Asia Pacific and India.
“Its performance and value, backed by the solid reputation of Hawker, make the
900XP an excellent charter aircraft for the Asia-Pacific region.”

Lion Air’s Hawker 900XP
aircraft are scheduled to be delivered in the second and third quarters of