In accordance with a letter from PT Angkasa Pura I (AP I) of Ngurah Rai Branch in Bali No. AP.I.3129/KU.06.02/2014/GM.DPS-B dated August 6, 2014
Garuda Indonesia Statement : Jakarta - Amsterdam flight service route does not pass through Ukraine
With regard to the relevant circumstances of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, Garuda Indonesia would like to express our sincerest sympathy over the incident; and through this opportunity we would also like to inform you that our Jakarta - Amsterdam flight service route does not pass through Ukraine.
Go Round Asia with SkyTeam
LOS ANGELES, 28 July 2014 – SkyTeam, the largest airline alliance in the Asia Pacific region, has launched its new Go Round Asia and Southwest Pacific Pass, providing customers with a flexible way to explore 26 countries. The latest in SkyTeam’s series of regional travel passes, the Go Round Asia and Southwest Pacific pass has been designed as a ‘mini-Round the World’ ticket that offers cost savings on flights operated by SkyTeam members serving these regions.
Garuda Indonesia Awarded “The World’s Best Cabin Staff” by Skytrax at the Farnborough International Airshow
In line with its continuous service improvement and on-going business transformation through the “Quantum Leap 2011-2015” program, and after winning the title of "The World's Best Regional Airline" in 2012 and “The World’s Best Economy Class” in 2013, Garuda Indonesia has been awarded as airline with “The World’s Best Best Cabin Staff” by Skytrax London, on Tuesday, 15th July 2014.
Garuda Indonesia Completes Voluntary Prepayment of Export Credit Agency and Commercial Lenders amounting to US$ 62,5 million
PT Garuda Indonesia (Persero), Tbk (GIAA.JK/GIAA IJ), the Airline of Indonesia, is pleased to announce that the Company has carried out a voluntary prepayment of Export Credit Agency (“ECA”) and Commercial Lenders (“CL”) syndicated loan that amounted to US$ 62,5 million on 23 June 2014. Garuda secured the loan from 15 financial institutions, among others Lloyds Bank plc as agent and security trustee, BNP Paribas and Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank in 1996 and restructured the loan in 2010.
Garuda Indonesia Supports “Mesakke Bangsaku” World Tour 2014
As the nation’s flag carrier, Garuda Indonesia is committed to promoting Indonesia abroad and as such is giving its full support towards the “Mesakke Bangsaku” World Tour 2014, together with Stand-Up Comedian, Pandji Pragiwaksono dan Persatuan Pelajar Indonesia (PPI).
Garuda Indonesia Reinstates Jakarta – Haneda Direct Service
Garuda Indonesia, starting June 15, 2014, officially reinstated its Jakarta – Haneda service to meet market demand and broaden its flight network. Garuda Indonesia President & CEO, Emirsyah Satar and HE Ambassador of Japan to Indonesia, Mr. Yoshinori Katori officiated at the symbolic launching of the service at Gate E2 Soekarno – Hatta International Airport.
Delta Air Lines and Garuda Indonesia to Launch Codeshare Service
Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) and Garuda Indonesia (IDX: GIAA) today announced a codesharing agreement to place Garuda code on Delta operated flights from Tokyo (Haneda) International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport and Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. The flights will be conveniently timed to connect Garuda Indonesia’s flights between Jakarta and Tokyo-Haneda, offering both airlines’ customers one-stop travel between Indonesia and the U.S.
The codeshare flights are pending final government approvals and are targeted to be available for purchase in July 2014.
SkyTeam Records Growth in Member Collaboration
Alliance enhances customer experience through improved connectivity and airport services of more codeshares and bilateral agreements amongst its member DOHA, 2nd June 2014 – SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, projects an increase of 18 % in membership cooperation for the year 2014. The increase is the result airlines, benefiting global customers by offering more destinations and travel options.
Garuda Indonesia to Launch The First-Ever Non-Stop Flight Between Jakarta and Amsterdam
Garuda Indonesia, today, Friday (30/5) launched Jakarta – Amsterdam direct route following its entrance into the SkyTeam global airline alliance on March, 2014. Garuda Indonesia is making a number of changes in its plans to reflect its commitment to the alliance and allow its customers to make maximum use of the many benefits it brings. The first major change is that Garuda Indonesia has decided to make Amsterdam, The Netherlands, its hub for Europe and beyond.
SkyTeam Offers Opportunity to win a Unique Round the World Experience and a National Geographic Expedition
Launches fun Facebook game connecting customers with friends and interests worldwide
AMSTERDAM, 9th April 2014 – SkyTeam, the global airline alliance is offering customers the opportunity to win their dream Round the World trip plus a National Geographic Expedition.
Garuda Indonesia and Gallant Venture Sign MoU to Develop Bintan Island as a Tourism and Aviation Hub
Singapore, 11 February 2014 – PT Garuda Indonesia (Persero) Tbk. , flag carrier of Indonesia, and Singapore based investment company, Gallant Venture, today , Tuesday (11/02), signed an MoU to develop Bintan Island into a tourism and aviation hub. Bintan Island is located in the Riau archipelago of Indonesia and is also close to Singapore. The MoU was signed by President and CEO of PT Garuda Indonesia Tbk, Mr. Emirsyah Satar and the CEO of Gallant Venture Ltd., Mr. Eugene Park at the Singapore Airshow 2014.
Increase on Airport Tax (PJP2U)
Starting on April 1, 2014, the new rate of airport tax (PJP2U) will be implemented on both domestic and international services by PT Angkasa Pura I (Persero) at five airports. These five airports are Juanda, Sepinggan, Hasanuddin, I Gusti Ngurah Rai and Lombok. However, at I Gusti Ngurah Rai Airport, the implementation of the new airport tax will start on August 1, 2014.
PT Garuda Indonesia (Persero) Tbk. Holds 2014 Annual General Shareholders’ Meeting
PT. Garuda Indonesia (Persero) Tbk. IDX: GIAA), held their Annual General Shareholder’s Meeting (GSM) on April 2, 2014, which was attended by shareholders holding shares totalling 19.512.388.069 or 86,182 percent of the company‘s total shares.
The Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders of Meeting of Garuda Indonesia Agreed on Right Issue
In accordance with the meeting’s agenda, the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholder of PT Garuda Indonesia (Persero) Tbk (IDX: GIAA) held on March 24, 2014 in Jakarta, had agreed the following..
Garuda Indonesia 20th member of SkyTeam Alliance
JAKARTA, 5 March 2014 – SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has welcomed Garuda Indonesia as its 20th member and second airline from Southeast Asia. Garuda’s membership adds Jakarta as an alternative gateway to and from South East Asia, as well as 40 new destinations to SkyTeam’s global network served uniquely by the alliance.
Garuda Indonesia Resume Flights from and to Surabaya, Semarang, Malang and Bandung
Following the normal flight operations at the airport in Semarang starting on Saturday, February 15, three other airports are now back up and running after being temporarily shut down due to the eruption of Mt. Kelud. Garuda Indonesia will resume its flights to Juanda Airport (Surabaya), Abdul Rachman Saleh Airport (Malang), and Hussein Sastranegara (Bandung) per Sunday, February 16.
The reactivated routes are:
Four Airports Temporarily Shut down Due to Kelud’s Eruption
Due to the eruption of Mount Kelud in Kediri, East Java, on February 13, 2014 at 22.50 o’clock resulting in temporary shut-down of Juanda Airport (Surabaya), Abdul Rachman Saleh Airport (Malang), Adi Sucipto Airport (D. I. Yogyakarta) and Adi Sumarmo (Solo), all Garuda Indonesia flights from and to those destinations are cancelled today.
ANA and Garuda Indonesia Agree Comprehensive Partnership
JAKARTA, INDONESIA, December 19, 2013 - ANA, Japan's leading airline group, and Garuda, the flag-carrier airline of Indonesia, today announced a comprehensive partnership under which the two airlines will codeshare on flights between the two countries and will allow passengers to be able to collect and redeem miles on Frequent Flyer Program of both airlines.
SkyTeam Announces Garuda Indonesia's Date of Joining
20th member sets alliance on course for growth in Asia Pacific region in March 2014
Garuda Indonesia Introduces Sub - Brand "Explore" ATR72 - 600 to Serve Flights to Remote Areas
In line with the airline's efforts to develop and strengthen its flight network, especially in the domestic sector, Garuda Indonesia –the national airline of Indonesia- is pleased to announce its brand new sub-brand "Explore" along with the introduction of the airline's ATR72-600 aircraft into its fleet, on Monday, 25 November 2013.
Pilot Recruitment for the ATR 72-600 Aircraft
Garuda Indonesia, the globally awarded national flag carrier of Indonesia, has embarked on a transformation program that will ensure we continue to grow and improve In line with our fleet expansion and revitalization program, we are seeking highly motivated and experienced pilots to operate our new fleet of ATR 72-600 aircraft
Garuda Indonesia Introduces ATR 72-600 Aircraft to Connect Potential Economic Growth Centers
In line with the airline’s efforts to develop and strengthen its flight network, especially in the domestic sector, and its commitment to support the Indonesia economic development through the Masterplan for Acceleration and Expansion of Indonesia’s Economic Development (MP3EI) program, Garuda Indonesia –the national airline of Indonesia- is pleased to announce the introduction of new ATR72-600 aircraft into its fleet, starting on November 2013.
Garuda Indonesia Named “Best in Region: Asia and Australasia” Airline in Passengers Choice Awards 2013
In line with its on-going business transformation through the “Quantum Leap 2011-2015” program and continuous service improvement, Garuda Indonesia was named “Best in Region: Asia and Australasia” by "Airline Passenger Experience Association" (APEX) -an industry association improving the airline experience- in the "APEX Passenger Choice Awards 2013".
“Liverpool FC Asia Tour 2013” Liverpool Arrives in Jakarta onboard Garuda Indonesia Special Flight
Today, Wednesday, 17 July 2013, Liverpool FC arrived at the Halim Perdana Kusuma Airport in Jakarta onboard the special Garuda Indonesia A330-300 aircraft that carried them from the John Lennon Airport in Liverpool to Jakarta, and will later transport them to Bangkok and Melbourne as part of their “Asia Tour 2013”, before bringing them back home to Liverpool.
To enhance your future travel experience with Garuda Indonesia, we are currently upgrading our reservation system on the 29th June 21.00 , lasting until the 30th June 11.00. It’s not only renewing the traditional reservation (ticketing center, travel agent, and call center) but also the digital reservation through Internet Booking Engine.
Garuda Indonesia books Operating Revenue of USD 807,2 million in the first quarter of 2013
PT Garuda Indonesia (Persero) Tbk (IDX: GIAA) booked an operating revenue of USD 807,2 million in the first quarter of 2013 (Q1-2013) or an increase of 12,5 percent compared to the USD 717,4 million booked in the same period the previous year.
Garuda Indonesia introduces “Immigration on Board” On the Shanghai – Jakarta Service
As a continously service improvement quality for its customer and also to support the tourism improvement between China and Indonesia - especially Shanghai and Jakarta, Garuda Indonesia will introduce “Immigration on Board” on the Shanghai – Jakarta service as of 4 May 2013.
New-look inflight magazine
The magazine Garuda has been changed to Colours—a name that is full of relevance and meaning, as we at Garuda Indonesia will continue our efforts to improve and develop in all the different aspects of our company.
Garuda Indonesia Opens “Garuda Indonesia and Liverpool FC Experience”
On Monday, 25 February PT. Garuda Indonesia (Persero) Tbk. and “Liverpool Football Club (LFC) officially opened the “Garuda Indonesia and Liverpool Experience”. The opening was symbolically carried out by Garuda Indonesia, President & CEO, Emirsyah Satar together with the Director of International Business Development Liverpool LC, Jonathan Kane, and legendary Liverpool player from the 1989-1990s, Ian Rush, at the Garuda Indonesia Gallery, in Senayan City, Jakarta.
Garuda Indonesia Broadens Flight Network to Six New Destinations
As part of its flight network expansion program, Garuda Indonesia increased services to six new destinations in Europe and the Middle East that are served by the United Arab Emirate carrier, namely Frankfurt, Brussels, Milan, Dusseldorf, Munich, and Bahrain, beginning this January 2013, thanks to a code sharing agreement with Etihad Airways.