Challenges overcoming the pandemic and opportunities to emerge stronger for Indonesia's aviation sector

Indonesia was one of the world’s fastest-growing domestic markets prior to the pandemic, quadrupling in size from 2004 to 2018. The COVID-19 pandemic severely impacted Indonesia’s airline industry. More so, onerous requirements and a lack of standard travel protocols, with huge variation depending on the province or city, have hindered Indonesia’s domestic recovery. But every challenge comes with an opportunity and Brendan Sobie, a leading aviation analyst, believes that Indonesia is well-positioned to recover and emerge stronger.