Apr 7, 2016, 07:24 AM
Jakarta, January 26, 2016
The following airlines from the Air Group: Lion Air, Batik Air, Wings Air, and Malindo Air (Lion Air Group carrier which based in Malaysia) are received the IATA Standard Safety Assessment (ISSA). Lion Air Group airline based in Thailand, Thai Lion Air previously achieved the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) Registration on September 29, 2015 and precedes other Lion Air Group airlines. IOSA itself is a global scale operational safety audit, and includes 8 aspects or approximately 900 standards and recommended practices. The main focus of this audit is on operational quality, safety management and oversight. The scope of the IOSA audit includes Organization & Management System, Flight Operations, Flight Dispatch, Aircraft Engineering & Maintenance, Cabin Operations, Ground Handling, Cargo Operations and Operational Security. About IATA Standard Safety Assessment (ISSA), it is based on the IOSA program which is a global audit scale and their main objectives is for airlines that operate aircraft having a Maximum Take-Off Weight (MTOW) lower than 5700 kg (12 566 lbs.) which is the participating threshold for IOSA.
“Of course this is our achievement that we could accomplish and incorporated also registry with IOSA & ISSA for Lion Air Group airlines. This is a standard reference for aspects of safety and quality in the world aviation industry with international standards. It is extremely important to constantly improve and maintain the quality of in-flight service that we provide. IOSA Audits will continue to be held regularly every two years, so we will continue to evaluate and improvise in enhancing safety, security, and convenience of our passengers and remain based on the standard IOSA and ISSA in order to increase safety and confidence of our passengers, "said Lion Air Group CEO, Edward Sirait.
Lion Air Group is an Indonesian airlines company that holding other airlines company such a Lion Air, Batik Air, Wings Air, Lion Bizjet, Malindo Air, and Thai Lion Air. Established in 1999, through 2015 Lion Air Group has grown and developed and become one of the main priorities flight options by the public of Indonesia. Operates using aircraft according to the requirement different types such a Boeing 737-800 NG / ER 900, Boeing 747-400, Airbus 320 NEO, Airbus A330-300, ATR 72-500 / 600, and Hawker Beechcraft 900XP, Lion Air Group has been operating with 80 cities in the country and 16 cities abroad.